NetSuite Connector 11.5

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Anypoint Connector for NetSuite (NetSuite Connector) synchronizes data and automates business processes between NetSuite and third-party applications, either on-premises or in the cloud. NetSuite provides cloud-based business management software that helps companies manage core business processes, ERP financials, CRM, e-commerce, inventory, and more.

NetSuite Connector provides the following features:

  • SOAP-based integration

  • Generation of NetSuite business objects

  • Different authentication levels

  • Error-handling support

For compatibility information and fixed issues, see the NetSuite Connector Release Notes.

Prerequisites

To use this connector, you must be familiar with:

  • The NetSuite API

  • Anypoint connectors

  • Mule runtime engine (Mule)

  • Elements and global elements in a Mule flow

  • Creating a Mule app using Anypoint Studio (Studio)

Before creating an app, you must have:

  • Credentials to access NetSuite Web Services

  • Anypoint Studio version 1.1 or later

Common Use Cases for the Connector

  • Quote-to-Cash

    Improve cash flow, remove manual order entries, and minimize order errors by leveraging realtime integrations to connect and synchronize data about your customer’s intent to buy from your CRM application, such as Salesforce, into its realization of revenue in NetSuite ERP.

  • Invoice-to-Reconciliation

    Automate your Accounts Receivable (A/R) process by automatically applying bank payments against invoices in NetSuite for real-time A/R processing. Streamline accounts payable by automating payment file transfers between NetSuite and your banks.

  • Hire-to-Retire

    Build a single view of your employees with realtime synchronization of employee information between Netsuite and your Human Capital Management (HCM) services, such as Workday, Oracle HCM, PeopleSoft, and so on. Automatically trigger employee onboarding processes such as ordering computer equipment, uniforms, system access setup, and so on, while reversing the process upon retirement.

Authentication types

NetSuite connections use token-based authentication, which uses either a consumer key and token ID or secret pairs to authenticate.

For information about configuring this authentication type, see Use Studio to Configure NetSuite Connector.

Using Exchange Templates and Examples

Anypoint Exchange provides the following templates that you can use as starting points for your apps:

Next Step

After you complete the prerequisites, you are ready to create your own app and configure the connector using Anypoint Studio.