Import

Procedure

Products are added to the database through import files.

Follow these steps:

  1. Create an import file according to the specification below.
  2. Validate the import file using the JSON-schema.
  3. Send the import file to the database manager.

The database manager will then process your import file and give feedback on any additional validation errors.

Import file

Example file

You can download an example file here: import_example.json

Specification

The import file should be built in the JSON format.

The content of the import file should be built and validated against the JSON-schema. This schema can be easily validated in online tools or through implementations for many programming languages. An online validator can be found here. Visit the website to learn more: http://json-schema.org

The structure is mostly documented within the schema itself:

Additional data types can be found here:

Additional tools