In an earlier Scrivito JS SDK release, we introduced data lists for seamlessly integrating not only individual data items but also collections of such items into your Scrivito app.
Now, we are happy to present an even more powerful feature for data integration: Data details pages that can display the data of an individual data item. Whenever your Scrivito app requests a data details page, Scrivito determines the data to be displayed, fetches this data and makes it available as placeholders for editing.
If, for example, you have a “Product details” page containing placeholders, turning it into a data details page makes Scrivito load the product data and then fill in the placeholders on the page with the actual product data.
How to turn a regular Scrivito page into a data details page
This is easy. Simply add an attribute of the
datalocator type named
data to the definition of the object class concerned: