In this post, we will discuss Duet Enterprise for Microsoft SharePoint and SAP Server 2.0.
I was thinking from so many days that SharePoint is very vast in terms of synchronizations with other tools such as outlook, Active directory, MS office and other external packages. Though is SharePoint get Synchronized with SAP (System Application & Products). Basically, SAP is a database/business information system used primarily by banks and financial companies. More details on the SAP can be found here: http://searchsap.techtarget.com/definition/SAP.
However, when it comes to the Integration with the SharePoint Microsoft has its product named Duet Enterprise for Microsoft SharePoint and SAP Server 2.0.
What is Duet Enterprise?
Duet Enterprise for Microsoft SharePoint and SAP Server 2.0 is a jointly developed product from SAP and Microsoft that enables interoperability between SAP applications and SharePoint Server 2013 Enterprise Edition. Duet Enterprise 2.0 empowers employees to consume and extend SAP processes and information from within SharePoint Server 2013 and Outlook 2013. Microsoft administrators and SAP administrators collaborate to deploy and configure Duet Enterprise 2.0.
About Duet Enterprise 2.0:
About Duet Enterprise 2.0 Organizations that want to restrict access of SAP data to their intranet can use Duet Enterprise 2.0, which is installed on a SharePoint Server 2013 farm within the corporate intranet. By using Duet Enterprise 2.0, the SAP data is surfaced on websites on the SharePoint Server farm. Those who are familiar with the first version of Duet Enterprise will be familiar with this architecture.
The following figure shows a high-level view of a Duet Enterprise 2.0 deployment.
References: All other resources for the Duet Enterprise are available here: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ff972436.aspx
Applies to: SAP, SharePoint Server 2013, SharePoint Server 2010