Data Entity Categories

There are five distinct categories of data entities.

Entities are categorized based on their functions and the type of data that they serve.

In Visual Studio, right click on the Unified Operations X++ project –> Add –> New item…

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Locate and select Data Entity. You will enter the Data Entity Wizard

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Document

Categories entities that will contain data to be used in the operation of the business. Such as purchase orders, journals.

Master

Categorises entities that will contain complex reference data such as customers, vendors and projects.

Parameter

Categories entities that are used to container only one record, where these values are used for settings such as for workflows. This category is for entities that are used for function and behavioural parameters

Reference

Categories entities that are used to contain data specific to an industry or business process. It can contain reference data of small quantity, that is required to operate a business process such as dimensions and units.

Transaction

Categories entities that are used to contain the operational transaction data of the business such as pending invoices.

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