The A2i acquisition will in the short term bring together two complementary e-commerce products that should help retailers, manufacturers, and suppliers manage and sell their products to other companies and customers on-line.
data aggregation and cleansing
just capture all the data in the same place, since applications are increasingly required to automate the traditional manual processes that utilize these data, such as mortgage or insurance policy application processes. However, hardly any of its direct peers can, at this stage, claim the content and multilayer comprehensiveness of SAP NetWeaver, nor the ability to wholeheartedly embrace both .NET and J2EE frameworks at several levels of integration. Initial Web-enablement efforts of many ERP vendors