Question 1 Replies 2404 Views × Close popover ALVIN JAISON (AlvinJasion) Infosys Ltd Senior Associate Consultant Infosys Ltd IN View Profile Send Message AlvinJasion Member since 2016 9 posts Infosys Ltd Posted: October 11, 2017 Last activity: October 12, 2017 Posted: 11 Oct 2017 7:28 EDT Last activity: 12 Oct 2017 3:41 EDT Closed How to retrieve data from external database for a particular input given a user using data class mapping tool Hi, I have done the following : established a connection with external database mapped the table to the data class in pega using data class mapping wizard. I am struck in a problem to retrieve data from the external database based on the user input value and how to configure it. Is there any other way instead of activity?(beacuse in pega best practice activity is not recommended the most) Thanks in advance. Regards, Alvin Jaison. Pega Academy × Close popover Facebook Twitter Linkedin Email Copy Link Copied! Moderation Team has archived post, learn more × Close popover This thread is closed to future replies. Content and links will no longer be updated. If you have the same/similar Question, please write a new Question. Posted: 3 years ago Posted: 12 Oct 2017 3:41 EDT × Close popover Teng Hao Chua (chuat) PEGA Global Tech Enablement, Senior Instructor Pegasystems Inc. SG View Profile Send Message chuat PEGA replied to AlvinJasion You can use a Report Definition rule to retrieve data from the external database. Create the Report Definition rule in the data class that you have created to map to the table.