On Dojo, you can find more info about DataMiner apps, and drill down into the product sheet here. There's more info there, but long story short, it's always required to
- Have a protocol driver to the specific source of data (CMDB, topology database, inventory list, even simple xls)
- Have IAM license to connect to those data bases ( 1 or multiple)
The automation behind comes with IDP, since IDP has out of the box process activities to ingest, provision, etc. If any customer specific automation is needed, that would simply require a customer process activity.