System Integration

“Integration is communication (translator) between systems. Every system has its own language, the way it understands input commands and responds with output. If another system wants to communicate, that system would need to know how, it needs to know the language of other system. translation between systems display However, integration doesn’t always have to act as a middleman, it can be done on one side only. In technical terms, when a solution can connect to a database or some other system, integration module is present inside that solution. Then, integration module translates to a language of other system.

There are numerous ways and technologies and use cases of system integrations. Next, we will introduce the three types of system integration.

  • Enterprise Application Integration (EAI)
  • Data Integration (DI)
  • Electronic Document Integration/Interchange (EDI)