API Initiative, Content Repository & Architecture
TUI Marine is a collection of companies that comprise TUI Travel Group. Appnovation was asked to implement TUI Marine's Integration Application Program Interface (API) Initiative in order to efficiently link TUI's repository of rich media content with connected websites and third party affiliates. Appnovation consulted and updated TUI's architecture and analyzed use cases to properly deliver an innovative open source solution. The architecture designed and developed by Appnovation, once implemented, provided seamless messaging between applications, systems, websites, and other external vendors.
- The solution for TUI united the core business transactions and the data connecting The Moorings, Footloose, Sunsail, Le Boat, Travelink with their rich media content.
- The osCaddie implementation provided seamless messaging between applications, systems, websites, and other external vendors.
- Mule ESB is used to link MongoDB, and the API framework, with TUI’s 50 Drupal websites.
- MongoDB chosen as the primary repository for its ability to analyze big data, and handle e-commerce, rich media content, and online collaboration.