Create a Collection from an External Database

Advanced users can create a collection from an external database.

Connect to an External Database:

  1. Navigate to Content > Business Content > Collections and click New Collection.
  2. Select External URL.
  3. Enter the Endpoint URL and click Fetch collection.
  4. Click Continue.
  5. Name the Collection.
  6. Select the correct data type for each field in the Collection.
  7. (Optional) Add additional fields.
  8. Click Continue.
  9. Import the collection.

The next step is to create or convert a Dynamic Page and connect it to your newly created Collection.