A few key concepts will help you understand a platform connector and how it works.
Components of a platform connector project
A completed platform connector project integrates the following components:
- The Checkout Experience Suite.
- A platform.
- An implementation of the Platform Connector APIs.
- An implementation of the Platform Event Notifications.
The following diagram depicts how these components interact:
Refer to the Components of a Platform Connector page for a deeper dive into the components and how they fit together.
Example implementation architectures
The Bold platform connector is designed to be flexible, and you can implement it with a variety of platform configurations, such as:
- Traditional platforms.
- Open-source platforms.
- Custom platforms.
Refer to Example Implementation Architectures for more information about each of these integration types.