0057 Software Services

A SoftwareService provides a well defined software component that can be called by remote clients across the network. They may offer a request response or an event driven interface or both.

Typically software services implement specific business functions, such as onboarding a new customer or taking an order or sending an invoice. These are called ApplicationServices.

Egeria offers specialized software services related to the capture and management of open metadata. These are shown as specialist types:


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