Concert Data Brokers

All data mediation solutions require a data broker. It is the core element in any data integration solution design. Its central role is to generate the client data set (required by the data sink) from the available internal or external data sets. A data broker supports bulk-to-stream and stream-to-bulk conversions as required on its inputs and outputs as well as a range of other support functions.

All types of Service Component can be attached to a broker. The broker data model is usually based on the client application data model. Brokers can support both object and attribute level integration from supplier data feeds.