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Enhance SAP Suite adapter to support Secure Network Communication (SNC)

Support JCO3 SNC parameters in SAP Suite Adapter in B2B Sterling Integrator. SNC secures the data communication paths between the SAP System components and B2B Sterling Integrator. It will add additional security feature for secured communication.

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  • Mar 6 2019
  • Under Consideration
How will this idea be used?

It is required as an mandate from NBCU InfoSec team to add this feature as a part of SAP cloud migration.

What is your industry? Media & Entertainment
What is the idea priority? High
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    Guest commented
    30 Apr 04:38pm

    Hi Ryan,

    The focus is more towards hybrid these days and this feature aligns with that strategy and allows IBM ahead of the game.

    Thanks,

    Rama.

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    Guest commented
    20 Apr 07:31am

    Dear IBM,

    To strenghten the IT security the use of SNC for RFC connections with our new S4 system has become mandatory. Therefore we need to have this implemented for the B2B Integrator . Could you please prioritize this?

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    Guest commented
    31 Mar 06:22am

    For a company like Honeywell which is so focused on security and have very stringent policies to connect within an organization. The S&C connectivity has become need of the hour. We badly need this feature to make connectivity with our organisation with ERPs secure as per the security guidelines of the company. This has to be high priority

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    Guest commented
    31 Mar 05:23am

    Hi Ryan, This is one of the mandatory security requirement in hybrid cloud implementations where B2BI in a public cloud and SAP in corporate datacenters. Please let us know if there is any possibility to prioritize this. Kishore

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    Ryan Wood commented
    5 Feb 06:03pm

    We have evaluated this request and that this time we unfortunately have to decline, due to other priorities in our backlog. We will continue to monitor for customer interest, but as of now we haven't received enough feedback and demand from additional clients requesting this feature to prioritize it over other planned activities. We'd love the opportunity to discuss what is on the roadmap for 2020.

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    Guest commented
    12 Sep, 2019 02:49pm

    It is time to implement it as it concerns security