Customers with a custom plan can create a collection from an external database through the API. This can be done through the user interface or by following the instructions in the API Documentation.
External database collections have the following limitations:
Collection Number per Site
Inner collection fields
Collection name character limit
Field name character limit
Connect to an External Database
To connect to an external database:
In the left panel, click Content, and then click Collections.
Click + New Collection, and select External Database.
Type the Endpoint URL and click Fetch collection.
Type a name for the collection.
Select the correct data type for each field in the collection.
(Optional) Add additional fields.
Import the collection.
You can use multi-language content from a single external collection using the API.