Sample: Loading organizations

This sample shows you how to insert new organizations into the database.

About this sample

This sample loads the following organizations into the database:
  • Sample Organization
  • HR Department
  • Retail Department

If you prefer to work with data in XML format instead of in CSV format, you can configure the utility to use XML formatted files. Edit the wc-dataload.XML file and change the location elements to reference the XML files provided.


  1. HCL Commerce DeveloperOn a command line, go to the WCDE_installdir\bin directory.
  2. LinuxOpen a command line in the . Change the directory to utilities_root/bin directory. For information about entering and leaving containers, see Running utilities from the Utility server Docker container.
  3. Enter the following command:
    • Linux./ ../samples/DataLoad/Member/Organization/wc-dataload.xml –DLoadOrder=Organization
    • HCL Commerce Developerdataload ..\samples\DataLoad\Member\Organization\wc-dataload.xml –DLoadOrder=Organization

Verifying results

To verify that the organizations were loaded into the database:
  1. Open the Organization Administration Console.
  2. Click Access Management > Find Organizations.
  3. Search for each of the following organizations:
    • Sample Organization
    • HR Department
    • Retail Department

Cleaning up the data

To remove the data that is loaded in this sample from the database, run the CleanUp.sql file in the /samples/DataLoad/Member/Organization directory.