Shared Environments database

Current version: 10.3

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

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:


Starting with Sitecore XC 10.2, the out-of-the-box commerce solution no longer includes the DevOps role. If you want a DevOps application role, you can create your own.


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.

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