EXM database

Abstract

Overview of Sitecore EXM database supported infrastructure, references, and privacy and security.

The EXM database stores the email dispatch queue used by the EXM Dispatch roles to handle email generation and dispatching.

Supported infrastructure

You can host the EXM database on:

  • SQL Server

  • SQL Azure

Refer to the Sitecore compatibility table for compatible versions.

Reference structure

The EXM database has its place in the Sitecore reference structure. It can be referenced by other roles, and it can also reference other roles.

Illustration showing the EXM database's place in the Sitecore reference structure.

Referenced by

The EXM database is referenced by the following roles:

References

The EXM database does not reference other roles.

Privacy and security

The EXM database handles personal data in the following ways:

  • Stores the email address of suppressed email recipients in the Suppressed table. Email addresses are removed when a contact executes the right to be forgotten.