Commonly used definitions

Definition Description

Stream

An input or output continuous collection of data.

Schema

Structure of the data that is sent to Stream Machine

Encryption

Data that is scrambled and cannot be read without the encryption key

Serialization Format

Currently, we support Avro Binary, Avro JSON and JSON serialized data

Serialization Schema

The structure the events must adhere to

Event Requirement Specification (ERS)

A specification, that contains which fields are Personally Identifiable Information (PII), which validations should be applied to events, etc.