The Oro Serialized Fields extension adds a new field storage type named “Serialized Field”. These fields do not require a schema update to be used and are available immediately after creation. However, this ability comes with limitations: serialized fields can only be of simple type and cannot be used in reports or segments.
New custom field storage type: serialized field
Serialized fields can be added to any extendable entities, system or custom
Serialized fields are available immediately, and do not require schema update
Serialized fields can be used in forms, grids, and are available for import & export
Serialized fields can only store simple data: integer, string, text, boolean, etc. They cannot contain relations, option sets, and files or images
Serialized fields are not available in reports and segments
This extension requires Oro Platform 1.5.0 or higher.