SAP NetWeaver is a middleware solution,
integrating people, information, processes and applications.
It is the technical base of mySAP Business Suite solutions,
and custom-built applications. SAP NetWeaver enables
Enterprise Services Architecture, SAP's blueprint for
service-oriented business solutions.
A comprehensive integration and
application platform, SAP NetWeaver works with your existing
IT infrastructure to enable and manage change. With SAP
NetWeaver, you can flexibly and rapidly design, build,
implement, and execute new business strategies and
processes. The platform enables you to drive innovation
throughout your organization by recomposing existing systems
while maintaining a sustainable cost structure. You can also
add innovative, industry-specific business processes with
reduced risk to existing systems and a strong return on
SAP NetWeaver unifies integration
technologies into a single platform and is preintegrated
with business applications, reducing the need for custom
integration. The platform is based on industry standards and
can be extended with commonly used development tools such as
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE); Microsoft .NET;
and IBM WebSphere.