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This is a Building Block document

Document icon BV Interconnection SAP Version: 0.2 OIAr logo
Document type: Building Block Variant Owner:

S.A.D. Jumelet

Variant Coordinates

Function icon Icon BBT Interconnection.png
Function icon Icon BBT Interconnection.png

 This Building Block Variant...

... belongs to Working Area:   Network (NW)
... is an implementation of Building Block Type:   Interconnection
... is intended for use in Environment:   Global


Connection between SAP GmbH and the SAP applications at the customer.

Business purpose

Is used to provide a ready to use connection between SAP GmbH and the client SAP Applications (OSS connection).

Characteristics & indications of usage

  • Is used to send the weekly Early Watch Reports to SAP.
  • Can be used by SAP to connect to the clients SAP Application to provide remote support.


When designing a facility to implement this function, inclusion of all the following elements is prescribed; either mandatory, optional or explicitly forbidden:

Element Type Prescribed Rationale
SAP Product Matrix mandatory SAP GmbH defines feasible interconnection standards.

Quality Requirements

When a facility is designed according to this architectural recipe, it must/will satisfy the following Quality Requirements. This is the responsibility of the infrastructure designer. Note that because of the specified Elements (either the mandatory Elements and any applied optional Elements), some of these Requirements might automatically be satisfied.

QA Group Quality Attribute Value
Flexibility Adaptability HSC
Scalability out
Maintainability Manageability Medium
Accountability SP
Reliability Availability Best-Effort
Integrity Medium

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