Integrate SAP processes with PowerApps and Microsoft Flow

Integrate SAP with PowerApps and Flow Check out our new SAP integration Scenario with Microsoft PowerApps and Flow. In this business scenario material master data can be maintained and created from a PowerApp. All changings are posted to the SAP system via Microsoft Flow. The connectivity with SAP is realized with cloud connector ECS Core. Why process integration? Handling transactional SAP processes from other platforms or employee portals than SAP can bring a lot of advantages. Most users don’t need or want to spend time in the SAP GUI, they want an easy,…continue reading →

Integrated Capabilities – Impressions from the MBAS 2019

Last week, our team from Theobald Software was at the Microsoft Business Application Summit which took place in Atlanta, GA from June 10 – 11. For us, it was the first time as a sponsor and as attendees at the Summit, and it exceeded our expectations in many ways. This year’s event brought together over 3,500 experts, users, and business leaders from 30 countries to connect and learn about all things related to Dynamics 365, Power BI, Excel, PowerApps, Flow, and even Mixed Reality. Keynote takeaways James Phillips, Corporate VP of the Business…continue reading →

SAP data extraction using Xtract Universal and Pentaho Data Integration (PDI)

Xtract Universal is a standalone SAP connector that enables you to extract data from SAP (e.g. ERP and BW) systems to different destination environments, and thereby significantly reduce development time, thanks to a high degree of automation. Xtract Universal can be easily integrated with different ETL tools, especially when customers are using the ETL tools for data transformation and the integration of non-SAP source systems. In this blog, we will discuss the integration with Pentaho Data Integration (PDI).   Pentaho Data Integration, codenamed Kettle, is a data integration product with many built-in capabilities.…continue reading →

No magic: SAP knowledge transfer at the push of a button

Customer Need The need to access data from SAP has become a common scenario and is indispensable for the biggest companies in the world. In the past, the responsible people had to have at least a basic understanding of SAP to know where the data is stored in the SAP system. This could quickly become a showstopper, especially if the SAP knowledge is not available or the relevant people do not have the resources to support the business user. This is about to change! Automation The Xtract Business Content Manager (BCM) will do…continue reading →

Integrating SAP data into a Snowflake data warehouse

Our team at Theobald Software has recently partnered with Snowflake to build a showcase for integrating SAP ERP data into a Snowflake cloud data warehouse. The solution was based on an actual customer case and is described in this blog. Customer Need The customer was looking to replace an existing on-premises data warehouse and analytics toolset with primarily cloud-based services. Critical business data would have to be sourced from SAP ECC (on-premise), in addition to data stored in various databases or flat files. The customer was also looking for a fully automated process to…continue reading →