Translating Programs (Translators)
Translating programs are used to make ALE-connections to non-SAP systems.
Translators are typically used to:
Using A Translator Between R/3 Systems And Non-SAP Systems
The translating programs are supplied from external vendors. SAP certifies the translating programs (Translator), to ensure that communication between the ALE interface and the translator works correctly. The following criteria is checked by the certification: