Salesforce External Object Integration with OData
“Reflecting back on my third Dreamforce trip and fourth speaking session around standards based data connectivity; I remain most excited about the announcement at Dreamforce ’14 around Lightning Connect, the new external object support via OData released in Winter ’15…”
What is the OData protocol?
The Open Data Protocol (OData) enables the creation and consumption of REST APIs, which allow resources, identified using URLs and defined in a data model, to be published and edited by Web clients using simple HTTP messages.
Open Data Solution Using CKAN and OData
Today, MS Open Tech China released a new, open data solution for Microsoft Azure built around CKAN, an open source data portal, and an optimized OData plugin developed to specific requirements for the Chinese market.
Cool OData tool: XOData
XOData is an OData Service visualization and exploration tool. It will assist in rapid design, prototype, verification, testing and documentation of OData Services. Online version of the tool is free.
TripPin – OData V4 Service
TripPin is a sample service designed to serve as an easy-understanding and real service and cover most V4 features and serve for a real scenario. And please
Contribute to OData.org
Contribute to the OData ecosystem by publishing OData consuming tools, producing tools, libraries and live services. Apply for a contributor account to write blog posts to share your best practices of OData and favorite tools about OData.
Participate or follow the standardization technical committee progress at OASIS.
Contribute to OData.org New
Share your ideas, tools and any other information related to OData on OData.org.
Join the mailing list New
Join the new mailing list for OData discussion. You can ask or answer questions about the OData protocol.