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-===== Connectors =====+====== Connectors ​======
 A connector in EasyMorph holds information about connection settings required to connect to an external system, such as a database, cloud service, email, enterprise application,​ or REST API. A connector in EasyMorph holds information about connection settings required to connect to an external system, such as a database, cloud service, email, enterprise application,​ or REST API.
  
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 Having shared repositories is also convenient for migrating projects from dev to test/prod environments as shared connectors are referenced by name. I.e. a project can query a database that is specified by connector "​Customers"​. In a test environment a connector named "​Customers"​ can point to a test database, while in a production environment a connector named also "​Customers"​ point to a production database. When moved from one environment to another, the project will use necessary connector automatically. Having shared repositories is also convenient for migrating projects from dev to test/prod environments as shared connectors are referenced by name. I.e. a project can query a database that is specified by connector "​Customers"​. In a test environment a connector named "​Customers"​ can point to a test database, while in a production environment a connector named also "​Customers"​ point to a production database. When moved from one environment to another, the project will use necessary connector automatically.
  
-=== Database connectors ===+==== Database connectors ​====
 Currently EasyMorph supports these database types: Currently EasyMorph supports these database types:
  
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   * Generic ODBC (custom SQL only)   * Generic ODBC (custom SQL only)
  
-=== Email connectors ===+==== Email connectors ​====
  
   * Generic email server (IMAP)   * Generic email server (IMAP)
   * Microsoft Exchange   * Microsoft Exchange
  
-=== System connectors ===+==== System connectors ​====
  
   * SSH (used also for SFTP/SCP transfers)   * SSH (used also for SFTP/SCP transfers)
   * Web location (used also for REST API)   * Web location (used also for REST API)
  
-=== Enterprise applications ===+==== Enterprise applications ​====
  
   * Microsoft SharePoint   * Microsoft SharePoint
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   * Qlik Sense   * Qlik Sense
  
-=== Cloud services/​applications ===+==== Cloud services/​applications ​====
  
   * Amazon S3   * Amazon S3
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   * Google Sheets   * Google Sheets
  
-=== Security considerations ===+==== Security considerations ​====
 While EasyMorph encrypts connection passwords stored in projects and repositories,​ this can't be considered a strong security measure. Therefore for addition security consider the following: While EasyMorph encrypts connection passwords stored in projects and repositories,​ this can't be considered a strong security measure. Therefore for addition security consider the following:
  
connectors.txt · Last modified: 2019/10/30 23:12 by dmitry