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0710 Digital Service

The DigitalService entity provides a root element for a digital capability that is significant to the owning organization. This type of capability is referred to as a Digital Service in open metadata. It may be implemented by many digital resources such as APIs, data sets, and software components.

The DigitalProduct classification identifies an element that represents a digital product that is typically advertised in a marketplace. A data product is an example of a digital product. A DigitalService can consist of multiple DigitalProducts.


The DigitalServiceDependency allows an organization to show the dependencies between digital services. The nature of the dependency is supplied in the description property.

The architecture of a digital service is described in a solution blueprint made up of solution components. The SolutionComponents can represent the digital products that are linked to the solution components that provide the implementation of the production/maintenance processes and delivery processes.