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Overview - Import and Export Framework

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1 Introduction

The present page serves as an overview for the topic. All available documents for the topic can be found here.

2 About the Topic

2.1 Import

In Enfinity Suite 6/Intershop 7/Intershop Commerce Management, import refers to operations for migrating data from external sources into the database (based on the import/export framework).

2.2 Export

In Enfinity Suite 6/Intershop 7/Intershop Commerce Management, export refers to operations for migrating data out of the database for further use in other systems (based on the import/export framework).

2.3 Impex Framework

The Intershop 7/Intershop Commerce Management import/export framework consists of specific Java classes, pipelets, and pipelines for importing and exporting data to and from the database. The framework is used by the standard import/export wizards that guide back-office users through standard import or export operations. Developers can use the framework to extend the functionality or to customize existing import and export operations.

3 Overview


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