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Synchronous communication is typically used in the following application scenarios:


  • Creating a sales order in a different system (central sales).

  • Performing an availability check for a particular material in response to an inquiry in the vendor system.

Materials Management

Performing a source determination for a material order in another system (central master data administration for business partners).


  • Performing an availability check for a material in the SAP backend system when using the components CRM or SRM (EBP).

  • Executing a budget check for your cost center in central accounting while creating a purchase order in the component SRM (EBP).


  • Requesting a list of all cost centers from a central accounting system.


  • Sending a call to your BW component (Business Information Warehouse) to request a particular evaluation.