The Beacon Data Dictionary gives you all of the information you need to know about what data to populate in your Beacon specific files. Each file is used to import different data into Beacon.

For additional information, see the Beacon Data Overview

Within the Beacon Data Dictionary we supply you with the following information for each file:

Header Title

Name of the header for each column on the file.  All column headers must appear exactly as they are listed in the Core Data Dictionary.

Description Describes the type of data that should be contained in the column.
Required Fields Yes/No – If required, data must exist in this column, it cannot be left blank.
Type Defines the data type (string, numeric, guid, etc.).
Field Length The maximum amount of characters allowed within the field.
Enumerated If the column is marked as enumerated, only the values listed in the Core Data Dictionary for this field are allowed in this column.
Unique Yes/No – If unique, only one value can exist in the system with this value.


Download the Beacon Data Dictionary at the link below.

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