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SharePoint Fest Chicago
December 8, 2016 @ 08:00 - December 9, 2016 @ 17:00
Playing Outside Your Sandbox. Interacting with other systems using SharePoint BCS
Business Connectivity Services (BCS) is probably one of the most versatile and powerful features of SharePoint. It can also be one of the most under-utilized. Join me today as I provide an overview of the BCS system and show you how easy it is to integrate with external systems without writing a single line of code.
I will cover topics like External Content types, External Lists, user impersonation using the SharePoint Secure Store system and much more.
SIA 203 – Playing Further Outside Your Sandbox. Advanced Concepts and Processes with SharePoint BCS
Building on the basic concepts of SharePoint’s Business Connectivity Service, we will cover more advanced concepts within the SharePoints BCS system. Integrating SharePoint Search with BCS External Content Types to search into non-SharePoint data sources and Associations are just a couple of the topics we will cover. I will show you some of the true power in using SharePoint to leverage and present the data contained in your LOB systems that will make your own daily processes more efficient.