Sitecore is a high-end CMS. Putting data from its databases onto a phone is suddenly very easy. Sitecore and Xamarin recently announced the Sitecore SDK for Xamarin. This post will run through an application that handles an implicit relationship to retrieve data.
The primary relationship we’ll look at comes from two tables. One has the GUIDs of all the currently available jobs, the other ties those guids to the name of each job. Note that the GUIDs are in one long string.
By experimentation we learn that the job objects we’ll get from the database have a number of fields we won’t need, and three we will. We thus create our model class as follows