From epages software:
The software supports all relevant B2C and B2B business models and can therefore be employed in a variety of ways on the sell-side and the buy-side. epages' products prepare you for any eventuality with a stable, proven, scaleable, and robust architecture. An integrated SYBASE ASE 12.5 database server is provided as part of the epages platform, one that guarantees that high traffic and data volumes can be handled efficiently. epages allows for seamless integration to external systems through an open, modular architecture and XML, Web Services, and OCI interfaces. Numerous cartridges are also available that allow quick and easy extension of the functionality of epages' products. epages provides several procurement cartridges, designed to optimize transactions and information exchange between suppliers and buyers.