If you’re looking for guidance on how to integrate SAP and/or PeopleSoft into your Office applications, then the OBA Sample Application Kits are a great place to start. OBA, or Office Business Application, is a composite application that integrates line-of-business systems with the Office client (e.g. Excel or Outlook) and Microsoft Office SharePoint Server (MOSS) 2007. These kits provide some great documentation and source code to help you get up and running quickly. The kits include:
1. Source code for an end-to-end OBA;
2. Installation guide;
3. Solution walkthrough; and
4. Technical overview document.
The kits are a free download and can be found by going to the OBA Sample Application Kits landing page on MSDN:
You can also find the code samples here:
Check out the kits and more by visiting the OBA Sample Application Kits site on MSDN today. Also, check out Steve Fox’s blog for more information.