Analyzing Data Transfer Object (DTO) Management

Objectives

After completing this lesson, you will be able to:

  • Analyze how to manage DTOs by using the Bean Generation process

DTO Management

Now that you understand the role of the Facade Layer in SAP Commerce Cloud, you might be wondering how to customize this layer to meet your project’s specific requirement.

To support the customization of the Facade Layer, you must understand:

  1. How to customize the facade data objects so that they can be displayed appropriately on the frontend layer.
  2. How to customize the data object conversion process before they reach the frontend layer.

First things first: the data objects related to the facade layer are typically called Data Transfer Objects, or DTOs.

Let’s see how DTOs are managed within SAP Commerce Cloud in the following video.

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