application

Cross-Application Functions (CA)

Program which can be started directly from a document info record to process an original application file.

The data carrier and the path where the original application files are stored in the file system are defined uniquely in the document info record.

Example:

Real Estate (IS-RE)

Applicant's inquiry on a rental unit consisting of:

The system assigns the application to vacant rental units according to definable selection criteria.

SAP ArchiveLink (BC-SRV-ARL)

Applications can be used in SAP ArchiveLink, depending on the functions available, to define the sequence of calls which are sent from the R/3 System to the relevant partner application in order to process a certain function, e.g. display, save or retrieve.