What is SAP NetWeaver

Since SAP Business Suite, the company SAP introduced a new integrated technology platform called SAP NetWeaver. In older version the basic SAP platform is called as basis. Using Sap NetWeaver the productivity and efficiency of an Organization can be improved a lot.

SAP NetWeaver supports several technologies like Microsoft .NET, Oracle Java EE, and IBM Web Sphere for customizations and other extending processes for customers. So the customers can use their current IT infrastructure for using SAP and they don’t need to invest more for IT infrastructure for their SAP implementation. Using NetWeaver and organization can improve their operational efficiency and can make faster decision making by accelerated business information access. Smooth end-to-end business and high process quality and efficiency are also some advantages of NetWeaver Platform.

Here is a list of major activities handles by SAP NetWeaver and the components used for that.

Netweaver Components used for Team productivity

  • SAP NetWeaver Portal
  • SAP NetWeaver Mobile
  • SAP NetWeaver Enterprise Search

Netweaver Components used for Information Management

  • SAP NetWeaver Master Data Management
  • SAP NetWeaver Business Warehouse
  • SAP NetWeaver Business Warehouse Accelerator
  • SAP Information Lifecycle Management

Netweaver Components used for Business Process Management

  • SAP NetWeaver Business Process Management
  • SAP NetWeaver Business Rules Management

Netweaver Components used for Composition

  • SAP NetWeaver Composition Environment
  • SAP NetWeaver Developer Studio
  • SAP NetWeaver Visual Compose

Netweaver Components used for SOA Middleware

  • SAP NetWeaver Process Integration
  • Partner adapters
  • Industry standard protocols

Netweaver Components used for Foundation Management

  • SAP NetWeaver Application Server
  • SAP NetWeaver Identity Management
  • SAP Solution Manager


Here is the list of major development tools used in SAP NetWeaver Platform

  • ABAP Workbench
  • SAP NetWeaver Developer Studio
  • SAP Netweaver Development Infrastructure
  • Visual Composer
  • Web Dynpro
  • SAP Enterprise Portal Content Studio
  • SAP Composite Application Framework
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