“Ingenta Aperture is a business portal that gives trusted parties access to the information locked inside your systems. The web-based application provides intuitive access wherever you are, giving you the information you need on demand…. Ingenta Aperture is database neutral, meaning the application can work with any system via a web API.”
A distributor that uses Aperture can share information with a publisher. A publisher that uses aperture can share information with authors, bookstores, contributors, customers, distributors, rights sellers and sales reps. A business can provide access to snap shots in time or real time data.
Ingenta Aperture can work with any system. The user decides what information that is shared. You can combine information from multiple internal systems and give trusted partners access to the combined data.