My presentation last Friday at our Learning Day was titled: "E-SOA in the real world". Have you ever seen an End-to-End Enterprise SOA Scenario? No, well you are probably more close to it than you can imagine. A high-level term taken explained on a deep down level to prove that we can bring E-SOA to live at our customers site. Key take-a-ways are: E-SOA is a mindshift in thinking and doing Focus on process in stead of technology Facilitate the information workers Quickly follow up on innovations in business processes Think out-of-the SAP box Get your hands dirty Glad that I am not alone ;-) Have a look at this Gartner article, How to get value now from SAP's Enterprise SOA , posted today on SDN .