Everything about externally sourced data ingested into your workgroup
About External Data Sources
External data sources can be ingested into the Ardexa Web App so you can relate and investigation relationships to your Ardexa sourced data.
Speak with your account manager who will help you to setup an externally sourced data ingestion.
Ardexa offer the following types of data ingestion pathways in preferential order:
attachments over email (less desirable)
We can also setup for you cloud devices that can run ardexa agents to ingest your data.
We support standard structured messages and files, for example:
As a general approach we avoid unstructured sources and documents such as:
web page/screen scraping.
Origin of Sources
The location or origin of your external data source is mostly unlimited. Generally, it only has to meet the above criteria of the Data Ingestion Architecture.
When your external source ingestion exercise has completed testing the Ardexa team will create an entry in the new administration view available to workgroup owners and accounts with admin permissions:
This view provides a summary of all your externally sourced data and its relevant attributes.