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Creating new partner agreements for metadata-based routing

Creating new partner agreements for metadata-based routing

To create a new partner agreement, follow these steps:

  1. Open the app B2B Directory.

  2. Open the menu item MBR Gateway > MBR Agreements.

    Information: MBR is the abbreviation for metadata-based routing.
  3. Click New.

  4. In the field Search String, enter your search term to find the partner you want to enter into an agreement with. You can enter the following search terms:

    • Name of your partner
    • Identification code such as SEEID, AS2 ID, SFID or URL used by your partner
  1. Click Next to search for the partner.

  2. Select your partner from the list of search results. If your partner is not one of the listed search results, you can request the onboarding of this partner.

    > Requesting the onboarding of a new partner

    Information: Click View to see the master data of your selected partner.
  3. Click Next.

  4. Select the B2B Directory Entry from which you want to send messages to your partner.

    Note: You can only create an agreement with a B2B Directory entry that has a configured cloudlink of the type SLMP Plus (MS), SFTP or REST, and is in the state Active.
  5. Click Next.

  6. Check the information on your agreement and click Finish.

The agreement is created.Your partner will be informed about the agreement via email.

Note: The agreement will be in the state Partner approval required and can only be used for productive sending of messages once your partner has checked and approved the agreement. After an agreement has been approved, you will be notified via email if you have set up the email notification for agreement changes. The state of an approved agreement that can be used for productive sending of message is Live Operation.

Find more information here:

> Setting up email notifications for errors and agreement changes

> Creating new B2B Directory entries