Accelerating SAP Transactions with SharePoint and InfoPath
T16- Data entry into SAP can in many cases lead to complex
business processes taking up unnecessary time and resources
throughout the organization. Enterprises can achieve significant
cost-savings by providing alternative interfaces that simplifies
data entry and increases user adoption.
Considering SharePoint's popularity amongst business users, it
provides an immense opportunity for delivering SAP transactions to
the broader user base. As an integrated part of the SharePoint
platform, InfoPath is a tool for creating electronic forms which
can be utilized by business users to rapidly create fit-for-purpose
user interfaces for SAP.
In this session, you will learn what it takes to surface SAP
transactions in SharePoint solutions following an approach that is
entirely driven by business users. In particular you will see
specific examples of how a business user can utilize SharePoint and
InfoPath to build alternative user interfaces for SAP, with no
Key Learning Points • Usability improvements are not about
esthetics but about accelerating business processes and increasing
ROI. • A large number of use cases are best served by solutions
which are built entirely by business users. • SharePoint and
InfoPath provide design tools, without programming, for building
alternative interfaces to standard SAP.