PI (Process Integration)
Full form or SAP PI stands for (Process Integration) is an important component of the SAP NetWeaver pack and is used for exchanging the information between a company’s internal and external systems. This popular SAP module enables an organization to implement various cross system processes in a secure and reliable way. Here, different systems from different vendors can be connected to each other via diverse programming languages such as Java, .Net, ABAP etc. SAP PI is an open integration program and provides services for various heterogeneous systems.
The features and functions of SAP PI include:
Developers and consultants aspiring to gain knowledge in the fields of SAP integration must have prior work experience in respective field. With the Net Weaver package expanding with each passing day (because of its reliability and flexibility in functions), its Process Integration module is much in demand for the easy functioning of systems with other devices, and better performance of organization processes.
One can become an official SAP PI consultant by achieving a certificate of SAP Certified Development Associate- Process Integration with SAP Net Weaver. The certification tests the skills of the candidate at the basic as well as advanced levels in process integration, and understands how he/ she can apply this knowledge in the practical sense. The exam for this certification lasts for 180 minutes, with 60 questions in total. It is held in two languages, German and English. Under the guidance of senior consultants, the candidate can get a professional certification, and may look forward to a higher salary package.