SAP has unveiled a new SOA (service orientated architecture) service and support offering for firms.
The supplier said the additional tools and services would simplify the deployment of SOA roll-outs using the SAP NetWeaver development platform.
The new portfolio includes Starter Kit for Enterprise SOA - step-by-step guidance for initial SOA projects with knowledge building blocks, including content focused on value and benefits, architecture, governance, composition of services and ongoing operations.
The Methodology for Accelerated Transformation to Enterprise SOA is designed to accelerate the transformation to SOA by helping consultants, partners and customers implement service-based solutions.
There are also Packaged Composite Implementations - providing customers with value-add SOA offerings that address specific business problems.
Also in the portfolio is Value Prototyping which provide a high-speed collaboration platform to create custom-tailored prototypes.