EAI (Enterprise Application Integration) – Definition & Overview

What is EAI?

EAI, or Enterprise Application Integration, is a framework for connecting different enterprise applications to enable data sharing and process automation.

Methods of EAI

  • Point-to-Point Integration
  • Hub-and-Spoke Integration
  • Bus Architecture

Benefits of EAI

EAI streamlines business processes by enabling seamless data flow between different enterprise applications.

For more on process automation, you can read our entry on Automated Workflow.