Almost all Fortune 2000 companies are planning several major IT projects in the next several years. Some of them will include Online E-Commerce, B2B, B2C, integration of new with existing ERP systems, acquisitions or redesign changes, business intelligence, CRM and mobile solutions.
Most of these new systems will be implemented using the data of today's legacy systems, which leads to integration of these applications.
To support their business workflows and data exchange across several applications, companies need to integrate these applications.
The main goal is to provide scalable and reliable data exchange between multiple enterprise applications with functions across multiple software packages with flexibility in using accounting software, CRM or E-Commerce package that suits the company' needs. SoftConnex offsore development service and solutions to clients are centered on our Web Services expertise.
There are typically three reasons in using application integration tools over using APIs:
Below is a solution from Sun Microsystems - J2EE(TM) Connector Architecture that specifies a standard architecture for accessing resources in diverse Enterprise Information Systems (EIS).
An example of integration portal with other applications (CRM, ERP, Legacy, etc)