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Web 2.0: “Code Free” Siebel Web Service Integration
One of the most challenging areas in any Siebel implementation has traditionally been setting up and maintaining interfaces between Siebel and other back-end

eai architecture diagram  Web Services, Workflow, and EAI Business Services that make it possible to create real-time web service interfaces to other applications without having to script a single line of code. This was not possible with prior versions, even as recent as v 7.5. These advancements also make it possible to have a straight forward upgradeable path as well as reduce the need for cross technical knowledge between the systems. Web service integrations can give the Siebel end users extreme useful and current data. Below

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ERP for Services (Non-manufacturing)

Typically, ERP systems designed for services industries offer modules that provide back-office support, customer relationship management, time management, expense management, resource management, and project management capabilities. Depending on the vertical market, additional industry-specific functionality may be included to address unique business requirements. Consequently, project-centric systems for accounting, architecture, construction, engineering, and professional services industries will support project management functionality; whereas health care, field service, distribution, and government systems will support functionality unique to those vertical markets. 

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