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  1. 1. mySAP Business Suite mySAP Business Suite Cross Industry Solutions ! Industry Solutions ! mySAP PLM (Product ! Solutions for Small and LifeCycle Management) Medium Businesses ! mySAP Marketplace ! mySAP Enterprise Portal ! mySAP Business ! mySAP SCM Intelligence (Supply Chain ! mySAP FIN (Financials) Management) ! mySAP HR (Human ! mySAP CRM (Customer Resources) Relationship Management) ! mySAP Mobile ! mySAP SRM (Supplier Business Relationship Management) ! SAP NetWeaver SAP AG 2003, 1
  2. 2. mySAP Business Suite Industry Solutions ! mySAP Aerospace & Defense ! mySAP Automotive ! mySAP Banking ! mySAP Chemicals ! mySAP Consumer Products ! mySAP Engineering, Construction & ! mySAP Mill Products Operations ! mySAP Mining ! mySAP Financial Service Provider ! mySAP Oil & Gas ! mySAP Healthcare ! mySAP Pharmaceuticals ! mySAP Higher Education & ! mySAP Professional Services Research ! mySAP Public Sector ! mySAP High Tech ! mySAP Retail ! mySAP Industrial Machinery & ! mySAP Service Providers Components ! mySAP Telecommunications ! mySAP Insurance ! mySAP Utilities ! mySAP Media SAP AG 2003, 2
  3. 3. SAP – A World-Class Solutions Company Technology Group ! Provides services and frameworks for Application Development ! Shields from underlying OS and platform dependencies ! Automates routine tasks ! Frees application development from mundane tasks wherever possible ! Proposes development methodologies and frameworks ! Provides software logistics ! Supports full product life-cycle from requirement definition, design, development, quality assurance, documentation, translation, product assembly, product support Goal: Productivity, Productivity, Productivity ! SAP AG 2003, 3
  4. 4. SAP – A World-Class Solutions Company Application Development Business Units ! Focus is on translating business requirements into software ! Many people have a CS background, yet the majority has a business background (financials, supply chain optimization, procurement, …) ! Management structure focused on business goals, not technology management ! Very few business units require systems level logic in their products (Exceptions: CRM mobile application framework, SCM Supply Chain optimization algorithms) Goal: Produce world-class application products SAP AG 2003, 4
  5. 5. Costs of Development The true costs are Complexity is the Poor quality the full lifecycle main cost driver erodes costs ! Complexity drives cost profitability growth exponentially ! Poor quality leads to a ! Maintenance costs by far exceed initial ! The number of one-to- cost explosion in all one integrated system lines of business development costs components increases ! Quality problems in a ! Costs multiply with the complexity mass product are the combination of multiple ! Complexity hardest to fix releases and multiple management is an ! Only quality per design components that have architectural problem leads to scalable to be maintained business SAP AG 2003, 5
  6. 6. Configure to Solution Enabled by the Platform BUSINESS DEMAND ! Solutions that fit # To the industry # To the size of Number of Business Solution Configurations # To special needs ! Solutions witch adapt # To changing business # To changing organizations # To Next Practice PLATFORM RESPONSE ! Configure to solution Cost per Solution ! Reuse Components ! Best in class engines ! Built-in extendibility ! Composite apps SAP AG 2003, 6
  7. 7. Component Development Realities Components are developed by different teams, in different locations, in different time zones Teams do not have the time or documentation to understand each other’s architecture Components need to be integrated into different products Team integration will become absolutely impossible, if no additional measures are taken ! Solution: Use a common set of tools that allow to build, test, deploy and produce your products in a unified way SAP AG 2003, 7
  8. 8. NW Development Infrastructure - Summary Source Code Control Components Distributed versioning Encapsulation Conflict resolution Controlled usage Change tracking Landscape Nested components Administration Administration cockpit Propagation Configuration templates Build Support Logical systems Production units Build on demand Automated propagation Predefined build scripts Approval process Activation SAP AG 2003, 8
  9. 9. Summary SAP addresses many shortcomings of J2EE in its NetWeaver platform Eclipse is the foundation for SAP NetWeaver Developer Studio Developers use Eclipse to code, model, build, test, deploy, translate and support SAP NetWeaver solutions Eclipse is at the core of the SAP NetWeaver application development lifecycle SAP AG 2003, 9