This documentation serves as an introduction to the features and significant changes made for the Ed-Fi ODS / API for Suite 3 v7.1.

This release is targeted at deployment starting in the 2024-25 school year. The Ed-Fi ODS / API for Suite 3 v7.1 is aligned with Ed-Fi Data Standard v5, which introduced breaking changes to the core data model for domains commonly used by student information systems and assessment systems. Platform hosts should also be aware that there are changes to build and deployment pipelines. In addition, this release requires implementers to update to MetaEd 4.3.

See What's New in v7.1 for details. 

Audience

This documentation is for technical professionals who work with educational data, including business analysts, database administrators, and software developers.

Contents

Find out more about what's new in the latest version of the Ed-Fi ODS / API: