As a response to strong competitive pressures, the automotive industry has actively employed Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) in communication between suppliers and carmakers. This paper reviews the recent development of ANX® a COIN (Community of Interest Network) intended to provide industry wide connectivity. The authors identify roadblocks to the success of the standard.
Borchers, Andrew and Demski, Mark, "ANX(r): An EDI Standard In Search Of A Business Model" (1999). AMCIS 1999 Proceedings. 149.