Siebel EIM

Siebel EIM Import Order of Entities

The order in which legacy data is imported is critical to make sure that relationships between dependent data elements are established correctly. Siebel interface tables do not map one-to-one with Siebel target database tables.

Mystery of Siebel EIM Merge Process Explained

A merge process deletes one or more existing rows from the base table and ensures that intersecting table rows are adjusted to refer to the remaining rows.

Siebel EIM Export Parameter Process Reference

Some process parameters like TYPE, BATCH, and TABLE are similar to an Import process.

How are CREATED and CREATED_BY columns populated using EIM?

In standard Siebel applications, ‘CREATED’ and ‘CREATED_BY’ are system columns that will be automatically populated when importing data via EIM.

What is the difference between the S_REVN table and the S_OPTY_POSTN table

S_REVN table was introduced in Siebel version 7.0 which is used to store Revenue data. For example Revenue by an employee on an Opportunity, an Agreement, a Service Request, etc.

What is Siebel EIM Enterprise Integration Manager

The Siebel Enterprise Integration Manager (EIM) manages the bi-directional exchange of data between the Siebel databases and other corporate data

Update user key Column for Product Entity, through EIM

Normally, User key updationare not possible through EIM except for few entities, of which Product is one. Here is a useful information to update one of the user key columns for Product (Product NAME for instance) through EIM.

Will EIM interfere or affect Visual Basic code built into the application?

EIM will not interfere with Siebel VB code because Siebel VB works at the business component and business object level, and EIM works at the table level.

Running the Siebel EIM Process

The EIM Process consists of executing the following sequence of steps:


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