Siebel EAI provides components for integrating Siebel Business Applications with external applications and technologies within your company and is designed to work with third-party solutions such as those from IBM, TIBCO, WebMethods, and others.
Siebel EAI provides bidirectional real-time and batch solutions for integrating Siebel applications with other applications.
Siebel EAI is designed as a set of interfaces that interact with each other and with other components within Siebel application. These interfaces:
■ Allow a flexible service-based architecture, built on top of configurable messages using XML and other formats.
■ Are compatible with IBM MQSeries; Microsoft MSMQ; Sun Microsystems Java and J2EE; XML, and HTTP, and many other standards.
■ Expose internal Siebel Objects to external applications.
■ Take advantage of prebuilt adapters and enterprise connectors, and are compatible with third-party adapters and connectors.
■ Allow for data transformation.
■ Integrate external data through Virtual Business Components (VBCs) and External Business Components (EBCs).
■ Provide a graphical business process designer, programmatic interfaces, and a high-volume batch interface.