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 sap services architecture blueprint


Delivering Operational Excellence with Innovation: Enterprise Services Architecture for Enterprise Resource Planning
Changing business practices, especially those that consolidate business and IT functions, requires careful research and decision making. For companies needing

sap services architecture blueprint  in communication between applications, SAP elevates Web services to enterprise services through its Enterprise Services Architecture Adoption Program, which helps companies develop a blueprint for their ESA. Through the program, organizations can expand the concept of Web services into an architecture that supports an enterprise- wide, service-enabled business architecture. The mySAP&8482; ERP solution, the mySAP Business Suite family of business solutions, and many partner solutions are powered by the

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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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