Term:Core Enterprise Services
Core Enterprise Services (CESs) - For the purpose of this Instruction, a set of common services intended to provide, enable, or improve access; enable information sharing; and enhance interoperability among Global Information Grid (GIG) entities. CESs enable service-oriented architectures and may include Web services. Examples of CESs include enterprise services management, messaging, discovery, mediation, collaboration, hosting, storage, IA/security, metadata services, and user assistance. E2.17.