ElegantJ - Data Providers is a collection of beans which will enable developers to connect to any form of data including text, XML, any RDBMS. The beans support all protocols like JDBC, Http and Ftp. This set of beans simplifies the fundamental aspect in building any application i.e. connecting to data. The ElegantJ - Data providers have an open interface and can be used in tandem with other ElegantJ beans or your custom beans to view / navigate or add / edit data.