|Service Group||Search & Navigation Services|
|Service Component||Index Management Service|
|Service Description||Index management service is responsible for managing the index resources and collecting, maintaining and aggregating the metadata about the index. Indexes refer to a search space in a specific technology, CouchDB or ElasticSearch. ElasticSearch indexes maintain a context type which contains a special mapping instruction for how to map documents that are part of that context type. Most of the ElasticSearch indexes use the resource type for the context type which provides a flexible structure to map resources. The indexes are organized based on their purpose, for example; the devices indexes contains resources which are some sort of device resource.|
The following operations have been defined and/or implemented in this Service.
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