The authors of »SAP Cloud Platform Integration«
John Mutumba Bilay
John Mutumba Bilay studied computer engineering and finance at the University of Cape Town, South Africa. After completing his studies, he started his career as a software engineer. He currently works as a senior software engineer and enterprise integration consultant at Rojo Consultancy B.V. in the Netherlands. With more than 14 years of international experience in information technology, he has spent the last years primarily focused on integration technologies. His SAP specialties include SAP integration- and process-related technologies, including SAP Process Orchestration and SAP Cloud Platform Integration.
In addition to his daily integration work, he provides integration-related training for SAP and for Rojo Consultancy B.V. John is the author of SAP Process Orchestration: The Comprehensive Guide (SAP PRESS, 2017) and one of the co-authors of Getting Started with SAP HANA Cloud Platform (SAP PRESS, 2016).
Dr. Peter Gutsche studied physics at Heidelberg University, Ruperto Carola. After completing his Ph.D, he joined SAP in 1999. As a technical author, Peter was involved in many knowledge management projects related to SAP's interface and integration technologies. Today, as a knowledge architect, he is responsible for the product documentation of SAP Cloud Platform Integration and works on documentation concepts for cloud software.
Peter is a seasoned technical author with wide-ranging experience in the fields of SAP Process Integration and SAP Cloud Platform Integration.
Mandy Krimmel studied engineering at Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany. In 1998, she started her professional career at a research institute of the German state of Baden-Württemberg, where she was responsible for the technical evaluation of various EU research projects. In 2001, Mandy joined SAP, working on various integration-related projects, including SAP Process Integration and SAP Cloud Platform Integration. In her current role as product owner, she is responsible for the design, architecture, and development of various cloud integration components, helping to shape the development of the SAP Cloud Platform Integration product portfolio.
Mandy is a valued mentor and an active blogger in the SAP Community on various cloud integration-related topics. She is one of the co-authors of SAP NetWeaver Process Integration (SAP PRESS, 2010).
Prof. Dr. Volker Stiehl studied computer science at the Friedrich-Alexander-University of Erlangen-Nuremberg. After 12 years as a developer and consultant at Siemens, he joined SAP in 2004. As chief product expert, Volker was responsible for the success of the products SAP Process Orchestration, SAP Process Integration, and SAP HANA Cloud Integration. He left SAP in 2016 and accepted a position as Professor at the Ingolstadt Technical University of Applied Sciences, where he currently teaches business information technology. His research focuses on ways to help companies benefit from digitalization using the process-driven approach.
In September 2011, Volker received his Ph.D. degree from the University of Technology Darmstadt. His thesis was on the systematic design and implementation of applications using BPMN. Volker is also the author of Process-Driven Applications with BPMN (Springer, 2014) and a regular speaker at various national and international conferences.