Troux Collection provides a set of technologies that are employed to set up automatic data collection from data sources across the enterprise. Data collection jobs that are managed on the Troux Metaverse server aggregate and upload data to support enterprise-wide views and analytics. Chapter 8, Metadata Management, will go into more detail about the collection capabilities of Troux. However, an introduction to the topic is warranted in regards to the platform architecture.
The tools provided with Troux Collection are designed to address data collection in a flexible, modular architecture. Data collection is divided into the following functional areas: