Enterprise Application Integration (EAI)

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  • Infrastructure basics for real-world application integration

    As the adoption rate of the cloud continues to rise, today’s businesses are faced with a significant integration issue. Instead of needing to simply stitch together internal data and applications, IT is now faced with integrating internal information... 

  • EAI (enterprise application integration)

    EAI (enterprise application integration) is a business computing term for the plans, methods, and tools aimed at modernizing, consolidating, and coordinating the computer applications in an enterprise. 

  • webMethods

    webMethods is a company that specializes in business process integration software for the enterprise. 

  • interoperability

    Interoperability (pronounced IHN-tuhr-AHP-uhr-uh-BIHL-ih-tee) is the ability of a system or a product to work with other systems or products without special effort on the part of the customer. 

  • IDEF (Integrated Definition)

    IDEF (for Integrated Definition) is a group of modeling methods that can be used to describe operations in an enterprise. 

  • application integration (enterprise application integration or EAI)

    Application integration (sometimes called enterprise application integration or EAI) is the process of bringing data or a function from one application program together with that of another application program. 

  • XIPC

    XIPC is a middleware product that manages interprocess communication across programs in a network. 

About Enterprise Application Integration (EAI)

Enterprise application integration (EAI) is a business computing term for the plans, methods, and tools used for modernizing, consolidating, and coordinating the computer applications in an enterprise. EAI encompasses methodologies such as object-oriented programming, distributed computing, cross-platform program communication, the modification of enterprise resource planning (ERP) to fit new objectives, enterprise-wide content and data distribution, middleware, message queueing, and other approaches. Find EAI articles, tips and advice plus related resources in this topic section.