SAPconnect: Nodes

Definition

A node is the logical view of an external communication system in the R/3 System. An example of a node can be an E-mail system, a fax system or another R/3 System.

Use

The node is required for the transmission process. Nodes are not necessarily required for receiving messages. However, as there is no specific division between sending and receiving, a node should be created for receiving as well.

Structure

Certain information can be assigned to a node: