Interface MetadataSourceInterface

  • All Known Implementing Classes:
    MetadataSourceClient

    public interface MetadataSourceInterface
    MetadataSourceInterface is the interface used to define information about the third party technologies that an integration daemon is extracting metadata from. These technologies are represented by a software server capability in open metadata with an appropriate classification.
    • Method Summary

      All Methods Instance Methods Abstract Methods 
      Modifier and Type Method Description
      void addMasterDataManagerClassification​(java.lang.String userId, java.lang.String metadataSourceGUID)
      Update classification of the metadata source that is a master data manager for user profile information.
      void addUserAccessDirectoryClassification​(java.lang.String userId, java.lang.String metadataSourceGUID)
      Update classification of the metadata source that is providing a user access directory information such as the groups and access rights of a user Id.
      void addUserProfileManagerClassification​(java.lang.String userId, java.lang.String metadataSourceGUID)
      Update classification of the metadata source as being capable if managing user profiles.
      java.lang.String createMetadataSource​(java.lang.String userId, MetadataSourceProperties properties)
      Create information about the metadata source that is providing user profile information.
      MetadataSourceElement getMetadataSource​(java.lang.String userId, java.lang.String metadataSourceGUID)
      Retrieve the properties of the software server capability that describes a metadata source.
      java.lang.String getMetadataSourceGUID​(java.lang.String userId, java.lang.String qualifiedName)
      Retrieve the unique identifier of the software server capability that describes a metadata source.