Value Added Network

EDI VAN Services

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A Value Added Network that is Truly Connected

For 30+ years Commport has been providing reliable means to process business to business documents through the use of our Commport VAN. Commport has established relationships and interconnects with all major VAN service providers, which means a simple connection to the Commport VAN allows you to transmit and exchange B2B documents such as Purchase Orders, Invoices, Shipment Notices, etc. whenever and wherever you do business.

Commport facilitates the exchange of information electronically between you and your trading partners through our Value Added Network (VAN). Our VAN is a key component of EDI, acting as a single communications link to multiple trading partners.

It is the medium that enables business documents to be transmitted electronically between a diverse group of organizations, nationally and internationally.

The Commport VAN is privately owned and operated, with established relationships and interconnects with all major VAN service providers, which enables us to forward your documents without delays or additional costs. 

With a simple connection to Commport’s VAN, you can transmit and exchange EDI documents whenever and wherever you do business. We operate as an EDIINT gateway, connecting directly with your trading partners and customers using AS2, FTP and sFTP as required.

We exceed industry standard security to insure your data is protected. You can remain confident that your documents are being sent through a secure and reliable network.

Commport’s support services are what sets us apart from the competition. With proactive experts in network monitoring, VAN migrations and support services to help meet your connectivity needs with an impeccable network uptime record.

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Commport independently owns and operates all aspects of our EDI VAN services

We guarantee the lowest price with the highest levels of service and accountability available.

  • Mailboxing – Commport receives electronic messages and forwards them onto the recipient. This includes orders, invoices, advance ship notices or any other business documents.
  • Duplicate Control – The Commport VAN protects against duplicate transmissions and will alert or discard duplicate transmissions as required.


  • Low Start-up Costs
  • No Charge Interconnect
  • EDI Translation
  • Multiple Protocol Support
  • Mapping Services
  • Free Duplicate Checking
  • Emergency Notifications
  • Redundant Environment
  • Supports all Connectivity Protocols
  • Transaction Tracking With Commport Monitor
  • Telephone Support
  • Low Cost Trading Partner Testing
  • EDIINT and AS2
  • VPN
  • Enhanced Monitoring Services
  • Track and Trace Visibility Tools
  • Industry Leading Customer Support


Value Added Network - Commport Communications

Value Added Services

Beyond transmitting your data with the highest levels of security and accuracy, Commport offers a complete range of value added services:

997 Reporting 

Commport’s 997 functional acknowledgement reporting service takes on the responsibility interpreting all your 997s, finding the documents (i.e. invoices, purchase orders, etc.) that the 997 is acknowledging and then producing and emailing you a report which identifies any documents that are not acknowledged.

Validation | Conformance Checking

Commport’s EDI conformance checking service stops you from sending bad EDI data by checking mandatory fields and matching your trading partners requirements, saving you the trouble and cost of bad data. 

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Check out our VAN Packages customized to fit all business sizes 

Value Added Network Packages - Commport Communications

Billing Made Easy

  • Detailed billing
  • Fixed monthly pricing option
  • Volume incentive pricing

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Value Added Network Solution

Complete Guide to Value Added Network (VAN)

Value Added Networks (VANs) are third-party service providers that facilitate the exchange of electronic data interchange (EDI) transactions between trading partners. They act as intermediaries that receive, validate, translate, and route EDI transactions between businesses, ensuring smooth and secure communication.

Value Added Network (VAN) - Frequently Asked Questions