The Mobile Northwind sample application is provided. The development documentation
frequently references the Mobile Northwind sample application to help demonstrate how
Agentry applications work. Following is an overview of this application, which describes the
data structure, client behavior, and synchronization components.
Target paths are important to understand when creating or working with an application
project using the Agentry
paths are selected using either a short list of likely options from a context menu for a
given attribute field, or by using the Property Browser for more sophisticated
To synchronize data between the mobile application and the back-end system, the back end
must have access to the mobile application’s data values. This access is provided in Agentry using the Agentry
Data Markup Language, or SDML.
When developing the user interface for an Agentry mobile application, the first
consideration should be given to the screen flow, which is how the user navigates through
the information presented in the screens.