Shared Environments database

Abstract

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

The Shared Environments database stores data that is used by multiple Commerce roles including product catalogs, orders, customers, pricing information, and promotions.

Supported infrastructure

You can host the Shared Environments database on:

  • SQL Server

  • SQL Azure

Refer to the Sitecore Commerce compatibility table for compatible versions.

Reference structure

The Shared Environments 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 Shared Environments database's place in the Sitecore reference structure.

Referenced by

The Shared Environments database is referenced by the following roles:

References

The Shared Environments database does not reference other roles.

Privacy and security

The Shared Environments database handles personal data in the following ways:

  • Stores Customer and Order Entities that contain personal data such as names, addresses and email addresses.