Description of Service
for MEF LSO API OIT Service
All rights reserved by Amartus Ltd. | 1st October 2021.
The MEF LSO API OIT Service includes the following:
- Access to an on-line customer portal for registration, ordering, activation, and management of service subscriptions.
- Access to a dedicated public cloud-hosted server (per subscriber) with MEF LSO Sonata Buyer and Seller emulators instances installed and configured for use by a subscriber – a valid subscription is required to access this.
- Access to an on-line support portal for accessing support information, logging, and managing support requests – a valid subscription is required to access this.
OIT Service Offerings & Subscription Fees
Members can register for the OIT Service and order the specific offerings described in the table below via a web portal (https://mef-oit.amartus.com). The description of each offering determines a Subscriber’s permitted use of the service for the associated subscription fees and duration.
|Offerings||Description||Fees & Options|
|Access to Default Emulators – Buyer & Seller Pair||Right to use default emulator(s) for LSO Sonata implementation testing|
Right to use emulators to prepare specific scenarios/configurations so this can be shared with partners for interop testing
|$12,000 for 12 months or|
$4,000 for 3 months
|Use of Emulators for Partner-Specific Emulator Configuration(s)||Right to create or test partner-specific emulator configuration to be used for interoperability testing with partners||$5,000 for a single partner emulator config access for 12 months|
$21,250 for pack of 5 partner emulator configs for 12 months each
$35,000 for pack of 10 partner emulator configs for 12 months each
The following is an overview of the key features supported in the General Availability release available from October 2021. This description will be updated to reflect the new release and feature support per a prioritized roadmap to be agreed between Amartus and MEF.
OIT Service – Summary of Features Available in October 2021
|Buyer, Seller||Address validation|
Product offering qualification
|LSO Sonata SDK Release Support|
|CE Access E-Line|
|Buyer Emulator||Seller Emulator|
LSO Sonata SDK Release Support (Billie, R4)
|Address validation – fielded address format|
|Site query – site inventory imported into an emulator|
|Product offering qualification – mode: synchronous & asynchronous with state change notifications|
|Quote – mode: synchronous & asynchronous with state change notifications|
Product Order – mode: synchronous & asynchronous with state change notifications
Product Payload Support
|Run-time onboarding & config of Product Packages (Product Schema + Validation logic) to be exposed as products over LSO Sonata APIs|
|MEF CE Access E-Line product reference example|
Product Payload Builder
|External Address Service Integration Support|
|Guided UI wizards for the step-by-step building of product payloads for use in LSO Sonata test requests for both positive and negative tests||Plug-and-play support for external address validation/normalization services, including mocks|
Request Template Builder
|Test Data Management|
|Guided UI wizards for wrapping user-defined product payloads into LSO Sonata Request Envelope (POQ, Quote, Order) and generation of JSON document, which can be incorporated into Postman test scripts||Ability to import and manage an inventory of test data including addresses, sites and ENNIs|
Test Data Management
|Action Rules & Workflow Customization|
|Ability to manage inventory & relationships for Product, Site, Address, PQO, Quote and Order||Easy means to introduce Provider specific behaviors (emulation scripts) for processing and responding to incoming API requests|
MEF W92.1 Test Case Support
|Set of matching, pre-defined emulator scripts for processing and responding to the default suite of test request supported in the Buyer emulator|
|Ability to generate test case requests using Product Payload/Request builders|
|Example suite of tests – subset of MEF W92.1 test requirements test cases||API Security|
PostmanTM Test Tool Execution Environment
|Support for OAuth 2.0, Basic HTTP|
|For executing test requests and managing results|
Support for the service is included in the subscription fees. Subscribers will have access to Amartus OIT online support via email or a web portal (based on JIRA Service Manager & Confluence). Both e-mail and the portal can be used to log issues, and the portal is used to track status. In addition, a subscriber can look for related issues and fixes and access support documentation, videos, etc. for configuring and using the OIT Service. Maintenance windows for updates/upgrade of the service will be coordinated with the subscriber to take place at an appropriate time.
|Support Hours||Support Functions|
8 x 5
09:00 – 17:00
Local Time, Poland (CET/CEST)
Mon-Fri excl. standard holidays
|24 x 7|
Full details are available at https://amartus.com/mef-oit-support