In line with Service Oriented Architecture is reaching a state of mainstream acceptance we will at Teched2010 introduce the new SOA KIT, AN ADD-ON TO ASAP, SOA Kit, an Add-On to ASAP, which is an "one-stop shop" of integrated accelerators complementing the new ASAP 7 methodology framework, the SOA KIT offers SAP Community a wide range of accelerators complementing ASAP 7, which are aligned along the phases of strategy, plan, build and run of your SOA journey following topics respective their relevance within the particular areas:
- Experience: Challenged by the increasing speed and scope of business change, you need to evolve your existing IT infrastructure into a more flexible environment that reduces complexity, and supports business agility across your business network. See how others have done it and share your experience within the SOA community in SCN and beyond.
- SAP Consulting Offerings: SAP Consulting offers Professional Services to support your SOA projects. Benefit from SAP Prepackage Composite Implementation packages and jump start your SOA project.
- Value & Benefits: Before embarking on SOA projects, you need to know what tangible benefits it will bring to your company and how to support the value achievement, measurement and monitoring.
- Methodology & Governance & Solution Architecture: To exploit the benefits SOA promises to deliver (reduce operational costs, accelerate profitable growth, support business agility, among others) you need to have good governance practices. Access information about how to plan your IT landscape, implement SOA-related services and composites, and optimally run and manage it all. The Reference Architecture for SOA describes a broad range of SOA related concepts.
- Enablement: Explore how to best leverage existing courses supporting workshop and materials.
- Composition & Integration: Explore what tools and approach do you need to model and build and integrate SOA-based applications
- Operations: Explore what tools and assets are available to keep your business running fast and efficiently.
- Partner Offerings: Find out how you can benefit from the valuable partner community of SAP in regards to Service oriented Architecture based on the Business Process Platform.
The SOA kit offers a phase and role based structure needed to efficiently be guided and enabled to leverage SOA within your implementation projects. This SOA kit, AN ADD-ON TO ASAP empowers the SAP Community with the end to end SOA knowledge to support the build of user centric applications on top of the business suite and to reach simpler, shorter and less disruptive SOA based implementations.
The SOA KIT, AN ADD-ON TO ASAP will be introduced at Teched 2010 at the sessions:
Berlin: Session PMC104: Tue, 6:00 pm –7:00 pm and Expert Networking Lounge 5, Thu, 10:00 am - 10:30 am
Las Vegas: Session PMC104: Tue, 3:15pm - 4:15pm and Thur, 8:00am - 9:00am
Steven Rittinghaus and Ann Rosenberg