SAP PI/PO has long been the backbone of SAP’s integration capabilities, facilitating communication between diverse systems. However, the digital era demands a more agile, scalable, and versatile solution. This is where SAP Integration Suite steps in, representing a significant leap forward in integration technology.
SAP Integration Suite is not merely an upgrade but a comprehensive enterprise-grade integration platform as a service (iPaaS) that simplifies and accelerates the integration of data, processes, applications, and networks to help companies achieve faster business outcomes as they journey to becoming an Intelligent Enterprise.
SAP Integration Suite Components
SAP Integration Suite unifies various integration components, including:
Cloud Integration: Serving as the backbone for process orchestration, CPI streamlines data flow through Integration Flows (iFlows) for efficient communication between diverse applications, both on-premises and in the cloud. Cloud Integration (iFlow) provides a drag-and-drop interface for designing and deploying integration scenarios, encompassing data transformation, routing, error handling, and more.
Open Connectors: SAP Integration Suite offers a comprehensive library of OpenConnectors, pre-built adapters that facilitate connectivity to a vast array of SAP and non-SAP applications. These connectors streamline the integration process, eliminating the need for custom coding and reducing development time.
API Management: The API Management component empowers businesses to design, publish, and manage APIs securely and efficiently. It provides granular access control mechanisms, API monitoring capabilities, and support for API monetization strategies.
Integration Advisor: Specifically tailored for B2B integration scenarios, the Integration Advisor simplifies the implementation of electronic data interchange (EDI) and other B2B communication standards. It streamlines partner onboarding, message validation, and data mapping processes.
Event Management: The Event Management component enables real-time event detection, processing, and routing within the integration landscape. It facilitates event-driven applications, enabling businesses to respond to events proactively and in real-time.
Groovy: SAP Integration Suite incorporates Groovy, a powerful scripting language that can be used for creating user-defined functions (UDFs), implementing custom error handling mechanisms, and extending the functionality of integration flows.
SAP Integration Suite supports various integration types, including SFTP (Secure File Transfer Protocol), SOAP (Simple Object Access Protocol), and Open Connectors. This versatility enables businesses to connect with diverse applications and data sources seamlessly.
Migration Made Easy
For organizations currently relying on SAP PI/PO, the prospect of migration can be daunting. However, SAP Integration Suite eases this transition. With well-thought-out migration tools and support, the move from PI/PO to the Integration Suite becomes a strategic advancement rather than a cumbersome process.
Transitioning from SAP PI/PO to SAP Integration Suite isn’t just an upgrade; it’s a strategic leap toward future-proofing operations. With a unified platform, seamless connectivity, advanced tools, and robust migration support, SAP Integration Suite empowers businesses for digital success.
As an experienced SAP partner, Unvired is your guide through this transformation. Our expert team is proficient in SAP PI/PO and Integration Suite, enabling us to tailor our solutions to your unique requirements.
Ready to embrace the future? Contact us for a smooth and successful migration.