SAP Process Integration Act as Message Broker for Other SAP Products
In this document, it will demonstrate how SAP PI act as message broker for SAP BPM and SAP MII and common technical strategy.
1 .SAP Business Process Management (BPM) manages processes and process operations.
2 .SAP Manufacturing Integration and Intelligence (MII) used for Manufacturing Integration and also Intelligence.
Both of them have their other supported integration approaches. For SAP BPM, it support RFC,WS,XI protocols; for SAP MII, it support SQL action, WS action, XI action etc. Howeve, if need them integrate with other wilde Enterprise Applications (e.g. 3rd party WS, B2B product, Cloud Application etc.) in one large scale integration landscape, its capabilities have some limitation to deal with such requirement smoothly.
Therefore, using a combined solution with SAP PI can make it acting as central message broker exposed to outside Enterprise Application. Then it make connected SAP Products( BPM or MII as examples) able to integrate with kinds of Enterprise Applicaitons via kinds of PI adapters.
For more technical details about how PI act message broker for BPM, please refer to the following guide.
1. PI Integrate with BPM
For more technical details about how PI act message broker for MII, please refer to the following guide.
2. PI Integrate with MII