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Shared Entities and Integration

What are Shared Entities?
Shared entities in the 11i eBusiness Suite allow
the one-time definition of an object, and the use of
that object across several products.
Shared entities are "owned" by a single product
for table purposes only. It does not designate the
primary user or decision maker.

eBusiness Shared Entity Examples

Entity Description
AOL Application Object Library
Organizations Logical unit entities
Locations Business sites (addresses)
Employees Personnel who perform assigned tasks
Sales Force Individuals credited with sales revenue
Customers Buyers of the end product
Suppliers Vendors we buy from
Items Raw Materials, finished goods or services
Unit of Measure Method of quantifying items
Set of Books Accounting information records


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