Getting software to communicate

The lack of standardization is one of the main pitfalls
By Jeff Koven
|CHRR, Guide to Recruitment & Staffing|Last Updated: 09/26/2003

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ommunication, in any arena, is a challenge in the best of times. But when you take two software programs that speak different languages and try to get them to work together, it can become a nightmare.

The lack of standardization is one of the main pitfalls. Most organizations are faced with the challenge of finding applications that share data effectively.