Enabling Business-to-Business Processes

Purpose

This documentation describes how to define XML-based business processes between business partners that use industry standards. It also explains how to define, configure, and monitor these processes.

Smaller business partners can exchange XML documents by using an easy-to-use client.

Prerequisites

The following table lists the prerequisites for this documentation:

Prerequisite

Description

Technical usage type for SAP NetWeaver

Process Integration (PI)

IT scenarios

Scenario Enabling Application-to-Application Processes

This scenario describes the basic principles of message-based process integration in SAP NetWeaver and the tools used.

Tools

Integration Builder (Integration Repository and Integration Directory)

For more information, see the Enabling Application-to-Application Processes scenario.