Interconnect provides two approaches to integrations: asynchronous Workflows and direct data access using a secure REST-API. This guide provides technical examples on how to best make use of each option for your custom integration.

Workflow Reference

Workflows provide an asynchronous way to add or update data with Interconnect. The architecture diagram below shows how the Workflow Service can be used with external applications to interact with SAP Business One.

Setup, maintenance and data flow for Workflows (asynchronous messages) within Interconnect.
Setup, maintenance and data flow for Workflows (asynchronous messages) within Interconnect.

REST Reference

The REST API for Interconnect provides real-time access to add or update data within SAP Business One. The architecture diagram below shows how an external application can use this feature to add or update data.

REST API access for external applications via the B1WebAPI component of Interconnect.
REST API access for external applications via the B1WebAPI component of Interconnect.

XML Formatting Reference