"Best-of-breed" technology is a term in the tech community that refers to individual solutions that are really good in their specific area. Actually, best-of-breed refers to the best solutions out there—based on customer reviews and tech ratings—compared to a single platform that can do everything, but may not do each function as well as a single solution dedicated to that specific capability.
"Best of breed" technology can help companies build their own perfect tech stack by connecting the best single solutions of their kind—similar to building the fantasy basketball league of products. But, building that stack seamlessly can be difficult to do.
One way to solve it?
Orchestration. More on that, later.