This guide will help you implement StoreBookingEngine within a target development window of 8 days, creating an implementation of the Open Booking API.
StoreBookingEngine is essentially a number of abstract classes which can be implemented to create a fully operation Open Booking API.
The BookingSystem.AspNetCore and BookingSystem.AspNetFramework projects provides a good example of an implementation of
StoreBookingEngine using a OpenActive.FakeDatabase.NET - which offers a fake implementation of a booking system backend.
The following are required for a minimal implementation:
Feeds - generate the RPDE feeds
Stores - methods to execute various booking operations that are executed by the
IdComponents - customisable composite IDs to represent the key entities within your system
EngineConfig.cs - configuration of the
Startup.cs or ServiceConfig.cs - initialisation
Additionally, the following are required to bind the
StoreBookingEngine to the web framework:
Helpers - convert JSON requests to string, and responses to controller return types.
Controllers - call the
StoreBookingEngine from the Open Booking API endpoints.