Adobe LiveCycle TM Using XML and SOA to link People with Systems Duane Nickull, Senior Standards Strategist Adobe Systems
Adobe and the Enterprise Adobe LiveCycle TM - Introduction and overview - Demonstration (Designer) Summary Q & A Adobe and the Enterprise
Adobe in the Enterprise - XML is The Language of Business Transactions - Service Oriented is the Architectural Paradigm Adobe connects documents, data, people and processes ensuring better communication and interaction across the value chain SCM ERP EAI CRM Portal Partners Customers Employees
Adobe is visionary in use of Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) for Enterprise:
Leveraging SOA within its’ products (2003+)
Leveraging SOA for integration (2004+)
Adobe personnel involved in SOA standards (1999 – 2004+)
Using XML data bridges - systems to people:
User interactions with systems.
Format for transactions, metadata.
Adobe enables people to participate in business processes anytime, anywhere, on any device
Combination of SOA, XML and PDF enables this vision.
Adobe has built an SOA platform that embraces XML and web services; solves real business problems today.
Used by Adobe internally (2004+).
XML Data Workflows XML document sent between processing steps XML Data File Consuming systems processes data Initiating system creates data Most enterprises run on human and paper-based interactions XML Data File Initiating system creates data Consuming systems processes data PDF, User Interaction through Acrobat
Adobe and the Enterprise Adobe LiveCycle TM - Introduction and overview - Demonstration (Designer) Summary Q & A
Adobe ® Intelligent Document Platform Enables organizations to automate and accelerate the flow of business-critical information between employees, customers, suppliers, and constituents.
Adobe LiveCycle Support for both Design and Runtime views Fix this slide. Tools do not sit on Bedrock User Interfaces (Web Applications) Tools Orchestration Services Integration Services (Web Services, Java APIs, Email, Drop folders, Print queue…) Document Generation Collaboration Document Control & Security Process Management Common Server Architecture Application Server / J2EE ERP, CRM, ECM Database IDE