SAP HANA Cloud Platform, integration service (HCI) is SAPs strategic integration platform for cloud customers. It provides out-of-the-box connectivity across cloud and on-premise solutions. Beneath the real-time process integration capabilities it also contains a data integration part that allows efficient and secure usage of ETL tasks to move data between on-premise systems and the cloud. Additionally SAP is offering prepackaged integration content as reference templates that allows customers to quickly realize new business scenarios. (s. SAP SCN)