During the time we spent in the Microsoft–SAP area as Technical Evangelists for Microsoft and as specialists in the field, we recognized that a lot of people have the same questions:
"How can I achieve single sign-on between Microsoft and SAP?"
"How can I expose business data from my SAP applications through the Microsoft Office SharePoint Server Portal?"
"How do Microsoft BI and SAP work together?"
"Can I use Web services to integrate SAP into a Microsoft .NET solution?"
We tried to answer some of the questions by publishing white papers at http://www.microsoft.com/sap, but we also recognized that no book was available that described some basic scenarios in detail so that a developer could use such a book as a starting point for this ...