Getting Started with Duet Enterprise
Duet® Enterprise for Microsoft SharePoint and SAP, a product developed jointly by SAP and Microsoft, enables all employees to consume and extend SAP applications through Microsoft SharePoint 2010 and SharePoint 2013. Duet Enterprise combines the collaboration and productivity supported by Microsoft SharePoint with the business data and processing functionality of SAP® applications.
Duet Enterprise will enable companies to:
- Drive people productivity - business users can enjoy a unified view of the data and tasks they need from Microsoft SharePoint 2010 and Microsoft SharePoint 2013. Planned for both individuals as well as teams, Duet Enterprise will boost people's productivity in successfully performing their business tasks.
- Expand Value of IT investment - Duet Enterprise helps IT realize extended value by broadening the use of SAP software throughout the enterprise and expanding the scope of Microsoft SharePoint.
- Rapidly Respond to Business needs - providing greater ability to meet business requirements through the ability to quickly compose solutions that meet changing business needs.
Duet Enterprise provides the following functionality:
- Foundation for the interoperability between SAP and Microsoft SharePoint. Key focus areas are: system management, single sign on, authorization and user management, life cycle management, data models mapping, traceability and supportability.
- Tools and Business Content to compose solutions that blend the worlds of process and collaboration. Duet Enterprise takes advantage of the respective tools of Microsoft and SAP to reduce IT training. These tools are enriched to support an end-to-end solution development between SAP and Microsoft. In order to accelerate development of Duet Enterprise composites, configurable templates and building blocks will be delivered.
- Ready-to-Use capabilities with quick time to value for users for people to interact with and collaborate around SAP information, participate in SAP workflows, access SAP reports, and browse SharePoint ‘MySite' profile enriched with HR information from SAP applications.
Duet Enterprise Overview (Video)
This playlist on YouTube provides an insight on how Duet Enterprise helps IT serve the business more effectively and enables all employees to consume and extend SAP applications from Microsoft SharePoint . It steps through the product functionality, solutions, and architecture.