Expanding the value of your Microsoft and SAP IT Investments

Joint Microsoft and SAP® solutions answer customer demands for greater technology interoperability in the Enterprise

Solutions jointly developed by SAP and Microsoft are designed to empower secure and robust interoperability between SAP® applications and Microsoft Office. With products such as SAP Gateway for Microsoft and the SAP BusinessObjects™ BI Universe Connectivity for Excel, SAP and Microsoft provide an interoperability framework to enable rapid creation of business solutions for easy access to and interaction with SAP data from familiar Microsoft business applications.

Excel Connectivity to SAP BI Solutions.
Users no longer have to wrestle with constantly copying and pasting or manually importing data, resulting in decreased productivity and costly decisions based on inaccurate information. Power Query for Microsoft Excel seamlessly connects to SAP BusinessObjects BI universes, enabling users to access and analyze data from the enterprise directly in Excel.

Learn more about connecting an SAP BusinessObjects Universe to Microsoft Excel

SAP Gateway for Microsoft
SAP Gateway technology for Microsoft provides a unified platform for integrating Microsoft productivity tools such as Microsoft Office, Microsoft Project and other Microsoft-based environments. Through the use of this development framework, employees can work with critical business information stored in SAP Business Suite software, the SAP HANA platform, the SAP Business Warehouse (SAP BW) application and other SAP software in a low-cost, highly transparent and secured approach in a Microsoft environment.

SAP Netweaver Gateway productivity accelerator for Microsoft – Overview
SAP Netweaver Gateway productivity accelerator for Microsoft – Technical Overview