IBM Alloy - Lotusphere Presentation

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Published on March 11, 2009

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Lotusphere 2009 presentation about IBM Alloy, a joint offering by IBM and SAP, providing direct access to SAP applications from IBM Lotus Notes.

 

Alloy by IBM and SAP – IBM Lotus Notes and SAP Integration Alan Rickayzen, Solution Manager , SAP AG Christian Holsing, Product Manager, IBM - Lotus John Banks-Binici, Program Director, IBM - Lotus ID 104 / SPN101

Alan Rickayzen, Solution Manager , SAP AG

Christian Holsing, Product Manager, IBM - Lotus

John Banks-Binici, Program Director, IBM - Lotus

Introducing ..... formerly known as Project “Atlantic”

Agenda SAP Overview and IBM Partnership Alloy – Product Overview Product Demo Product Architecture Alloy Extensibility The R oad A head Summary

SAP Overview and IBM Partnership

Alloy – Product Overview

Product Demo

Product Architecture

Alloy Extensibility

The R oad A head

Summary

About SAP TM SAP AG in 2007 revenues: €10.25 billion Around 76,000 companies run SAP software Providing more than 25 industry solutions 51, 863 SAP employees (Sept, 2008) 12 million users in 120+ countries team with us to… Integrate their business processes Extend their competitive capabilities Get a better return on investment at a lower total cost of ownership Unique partner ecosystem More than 1.3 million community members (SDN and BPX) More than 1,800 partner solutions certified for SAP NetWeaver 15 Industry Value Networks

SAP AG in 2007 revenues: €10.25 billion

Around 76,000 companies run SAP software

Providing more than 25 industry solutions

51, 863 SAP employees (Sept, 2008)

12 million users in 120+ countries team with us to…

Integrate their business processes

Extend their competitive capabilities

Get a better return on investment at a lower total cost of ownership

Unique partner ecosystem

More than 1.3 million community members (SDN and BPX)

More than 1,800 partner solutions certified for SAP NetWeaver

15 Industry Value Networks

SAP‘s Solution Portfolio SAP NetWeaver Core Business Industry- specific Line of Business User- specific SAP Business ByDesign SAP Business Suite SAP Business All-in-One SAP Business One Large Enterprises Medium Enterprises Small Enterprises Composite Apps

SAP Customers

IBM and SAP: Global Partnership © SAP 2007 / Page

Two Primary SAP User Roles Within Organizations Sample roles: payroll administrator, customer service representative, claims processor Area expert with defined tasks Conducts repetitive, structured transactional work Uses single or a few enterprise applications User interface of choice: SAP Portal Business User Task Worker SAP “ Power User” Typical Lotus Notes User Sample roles: business manager, sales representative, HR manager, CxO Knowledge worker or people manager Manages exceptions and coordinates activities & resources Aggregates and synthesizes information from many sources Spends a large portion of their day dealing with email, meetings, documents

Sample roles: payroll administrator, customer service representative, claims processor

Area expert with defined tasks

Conducts repetitive, structured transactional work

Uses single or a few enterprise applications

User interface of choice: SAP Portal

Sample roles: business manager, sales representative, HR manager, CxO

Knowledge worker or people manager

Manages exceptions and coordinates activities & resources

Aggregates and synthesizes information from many sources

Spends a large portion of their day dealing with email, meetings, documents

Business Users are Disconnected From Enterprise Information and Processes…. Productivity suffers from time wasted searching for and coordinating information Decision-making is impaired due to out-of-date or incomplete information Business innovation is hindered by inability to participate in enterprise processes Morale is impacted due to over-reliance on manual intervention and workarounds DISTRIBUTION CENTERS DISTRIBUTION CENTERS MANUFACTURING MANUFACTURING CORPORATE HQ CORPORATE HQ

Productivity suffers from time wasted searching for and coordinating information

Decision-making is impaired due to out-of-date or incomplete information

Business innovation is hindered by inability to participate in enterprise processes

Morale is impacted due to over-reliance on manual intervention and workarounds

Moving from it interrupts their flow and introduces opportunities for distraction. Instant Messaging E-mail, Calendar, Contacts Documents, Presentations, Spreadsheets Social networking –blogs, mashups, activities Personal content library Feeds, My Widgets, Live Text Collaborative and business applications Business User's Inbox is the catalyst for productivity

Introducing Alloy TM by IBM and SAP: Bringing SAP Software to IBM ® Lotus ® Notes ® © SAP 2007 / Page Industry expertise Business processes System of record Desktop ubiquity Ad-hoc processes Office productivity

Industry expertise

Business processes

System of record

Desktop ubiquity

Ad-hoc processes

Office productivity

© SAP 2007 / Page Alloy Executive Summary <Buying Center> <Buying Center> Ensure rapid adoption and minimal training for end users Add functionality needed for each unique business user group Rapid Deployment Extensibility Familiar Working Environment Deliver SAP information and applications into IBM Lotus Notes to improve productivity

Familiar Working Environment Provide business users with easy access to key enterprise processes and information Report Management Travel Management Leave Management Workflow Approvals

Report Management

Travel Management

Leave Management

Workflow Approvals

Report Management Give users information to make good decisions

Travel Management Request, review and approve trip details quickly

Leave management Manage vacation from your Notes calendar

Rapid Deployment Alloy can be rapidly deployed without extensive customization to support key business processes. Straightforward Architecture Intuitive Design

Straightforward Architecture

Intuitive Design

Alloy 1.0 Architecture Straightforward Deployment SAP Business Suite (ERP/BI) Lotus Notes Client Mail Inbox Sidebar Meta Data Repository Mail File Meta Data Repository IBM Proxy SAP Proxy Asynchronous Mail Asynchronous Replication Synchronous Services SAP Alloy Gateway Lotus Domino Server / IBM Alloy Gateway

Intuitive Design Build on what Notes users know and expect Sidebar Plugin Email / Calendar Entry Standard UI Elements Alloy Items fit seamlessly into Notes behaviors and can be used easily from Notes Users

Sidebar Plugin

Email / Calendar Entry

Standard UI Elements

Alloy Items fit seamlessly into Notes behaviors and can be used easily from Notes Users

Extensibility Companies can easily extend Alloy to integrate additional business functionality in SAP software with Lotus Notes. Workflow Decision Management Customization

Workflow Decision Management

Customization

Workflow Decision Management Keep business moving without slowing down Bring decision steps in any Workflow to Lotus Notes with simple configuration

Customization Bring contextual information for improved decision making Bring related reports and other contextual content from SAP NetWeaver Business Suite to help business user make more informed decisions.

Example Workflow Screen from Beta Customer (1)

Example Workflow Screen from Beta Customer (2)

Demonstration

The Architecture behind Alloy

Alloy Workflow Approval Flow

Additional Product Capabilities Single Sign On Alloy provides Single Sign on between the Lotus Environment and the SAP Systems Based on SAML (W3 standard) User-mapping is done on Lotus Side (names.nsf) Architecture is SOA compliant and extensible Communication between IBM and SAP Systems is done via WebServices / XML only Customers can use MessageBroker in between Extensibility options on the respective platform Domino Developer can build extensions to Alloy Items SAP Developer can build extensions to Workflows / business processes

Single Sign On

Alloy provides Single Sign on between the Lotus Environment and the SAP Systems

Based on SAML (W3 standard)

User-mapping is done on Lotus Side (names.nsf)

Architecture is SOA compliant and extensible

Communication between IBM and SAP Systems is done via WebServices / XML only

Customers can use MessageBroker in between

Extensibility options on the respective platform

Domino Developer can build extensions to Alloy Items

SAP Developer can build extensions to Workflows / business processes

Two Sides of Alloy Alloy acts as a platform Provides integration for a set of SAP business objects Transaction safeness Single Sign On Alloy Acts as a Business Solution Provides Out of the Box business application together with Workflow support and reporting

Alloy acts as a platform

Provides integration for a set of SAP business objects

Transaction safeness

Single Sign On

Alloy Acts as a Business Solution

Provides Out of the Box business application together with Workflow support and reporting

Alloy System Prerequisites for v1.0 IBM Lotus Lotus Notes 8.0.2 and above Lotus Domino 8.0.2 and above SAP SAP ERP 6.0 or higher SAP BI 3.5 or 7 Initial Languages English, German, French, Japanese, Italian Platform support Lotus Notes client – initially Microsoft ® Windows XP ® 32 Bit and Windows Vista ® 32 Bit Domino – initially Microsoft ® Windows Server ®

IBM Lotus

Lotus Notes 8.0.2 and above

Lotus Domino 8.0.2 and above

SAP

SAP ERP 6.0 or higher

SAP BI 3.5 or 7

Initial Languages

English, German, French, Japanese, Italian

Platform support

Lotus Notes client – initially Microsoft ® Windows XP ® 32 Bit and Windows Vista ® 32 Bit

Domino – initially Microsoft ® Windows Server ®

Summary Alloy is the latest step in SAP software and IBM software integration Alloy changes the integration pattern from Data Integration to Business Object Integration Alloy provides a proven and extensible platform with out-of-the box business processes build on it First product jointly designed, built and supported by SAP and IBM

Alloy is the latest step in SAP software and IBM software integration

Alloy changes the integration pattern from Data Integration to Business Object Integration

Alloy provides a proven and extensible platform with out-of-the box business processes build on it

First product jointly designed, built and supported by SAP and IBM

Related sessions: ID103: Upgrading to IBM Lotus Notes and IBM Lotus Domino 8.x AD217: Alloy by IBM and SAP - Deploying, Administering and Customizing AD201: IBM Lotus Domino Designer 8.5: A New Beginning AD214: What Every Domino Developer Should Know About Performance SHOW103: &quot;Sidebar Safari&quot; -- Controlling and Extending the IBM Lotus Notes Sidebar with Policies, Widgets, Plug-ins and a New API

ID103: Upgrading to IBM Lotus Notes and IBM Lotus Domino 8.x

AD217: Alloy by IBM and SAP - Deploying, Administering and Customizing

AD201: IBM Lotus Domino Designer 8.5: A New Beginning

AD214: What Every Domino Developer Should Know About Performance

SHOW103: &quot;Sidebar Safari&quot; -- Controlling and Extending the IBM Lotus Notes Sidebar with Policies, Widgets, Plug-ins and a New API

Lotus Domino and SAP Business Suite – A powerful combination to leverage integrated business processes The best of two worlds !

Christian Holsing eMail: holsing@de.ibm.com Alan Rickayzen eMail: Alan.Rickayzen@sap.com John Banks-Binici eMail: John_Banks-Binici@us.ibm.com

Legal disclaimer © IBM Corporation 2008. All Rights Reserved. The information contained in this publication is provided for informational purposes only. While efforts were made to verify the completeness and accuracy of the information contained in this publication, it is provided AS IS without warranty of any kind, express or implied. In addition, this information is based on IBM’s current product plans and strategy, which are subject to change by IBM without notice. IBM shall not be responsible for any damages arising out of the use of, or otherwise related to, this publication or any other materials. Nothing contained in this publication is intended to, nor shall have the effect of, creating any warranties or representations from IBM or its suppliers or licensors, or altering the terms and conditions of the applicable license agreement governing the use of IBM software. References in this presentation to IBM products, programs, or services do not imply that they will be available in all countries in which IBM operates. Product release dates and/or capabilities referenced in this presentation may change at any time at IBM’s sole discretion based on market opportunities or other factors, and are not intended to be a commitment to future product or feature availability in any way. Nothing contained in these materials is intended to, nor shall have the effect of, stating or implying that any activities undertaken by you will result in any specific sales, revenue growth or other results. IBM, the IBM logo, Lotus, Lotus Notes, Notes, Domino, Quickr, Sametime, WebSphere, UC2, PartnerWorld and Lotusphere are trademarks of International Business Machines Corporation in the United States, other countries, or both. Unyte is a trademark of WebDialogs, Inc., in the United States, other countries, or both. Java and all Java-based trademarks are trademarks of Sun Microsystems, Inc. in the United States, other countries, or both. Microsoft and Windows are trademarks of Microsoft Corporation in the United States, other countries, or both.

© IBM Corporation 2008. All Rights Reserved.

The information contained in this publication is provided for informational purposes only. While efforts were made to verify the completeness and accuracy of the information contained in this publication, it is provided AS IS without warranty of any kind, express or implied. In addition, this information is based on IBM’s current product plans and strategy, which are subject to change by IBM without notice. IBM shall not be responsible for any damages arising out of the use of, or otherwise related to, this publication or any other materials. Nothing contained in this publication is intended to, nor shall have the effect of, creating any warranties or representations from IBM or its suppliers or licensors, or altering the terms and conditions of the applicable license agreement governing the use of IBM software.

References in this presentation to IBM products, programs, or services do not imply that they will be available in all countries in which IBM operates. Product release dates and/or capabilities referenced in this presentation may change at any time at IBM’s sole discretion based on market opportunities or other factors, and are not intended to be a commitment to future product or feature availability in any way. Nothing contained in these materials is intended to, nor shall have the effect of, stating or implying that any activities undertaken by you will result in any specific sales, revenue growth or other results.

IBM, the IBM logo, Lotus, Lotus Notes, Notes, Domino, Quickr, Sametime, WebSphere, UC2, PartnerWorld and Lotusphere are trademarks of International Business Machines Corporation in the United States, other countries, or both. Unyte is a trademark of WebDialogs, Inc., in the United States, other countries, or both.

Java and all Java-based trademarks are trademarks of Sun Microsystems, Inc. in the United States, other countries, or both.

Microsoft and Windows are trademarks of Microsoft Corporation in the United States, other countries, or both.

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