3.4. Enterprise Data Services Overview

A complete Enterprise Data Services (EDS) solution consists of the following:
EDS Service
The EDS Service is positioned between business applications and one or more data sources. It coordinates integration of these data sources so they can be accessed by the business applications at runtime.
Design Tools
Various design tools are available to assist users in setting up an EDS Service for a particular data integration solution.
Administration Tools
Various management tools are available for administrators to configure and monitor a deployed EDS Service.
Enterprise Data Services Overview

Figure 3.1. Enterprise Data Services Overview