External Data

Previously called Lightning Connect, Salesforce Connect expands your options for interacting with data that’s stored outside your Salesforce org. We’ve made improvements to external object searches and the user interface.
Salesforce Connect is available in: Developer Edition and for an extra cost in: Enterprise, Performance, and Unlimited Editions

Files Connect for cloud-based external data sources is available in: Professional, Enterprise, Performance, Unlimited, and Developer Editions

Files Connect for on-premises external data sources is available for an extra cost in: Enterprise, Performance, Unlimited, and Developer Editions