Learn to use BCS as the vital data layer for SharePointsolutions
Because Business Connectivity Services offers an integrationlayer capable of connecting SharePoint to External Data, developersshould now consider it as the primary pattern for developingapplications in SharePoint. If your SharePoint solution needs datastorage with capabilities beyond those of a standard list, BCSenables you to craft a solution that offers enterprise search,SharePoint UI and user profile integration, and Microsoft Officeintegration with off-line support. This book presents the power andcapabilities of BCS plus the guidance to use them in customapplication development.
Professional Business Connectivity Services in SharePoint2010:
Provides an overview of BCS, its relationship to othercomponents of SharePoint, and its role in the businessenvironment
Explains integration points for BCS solutions with SharePoint2010 and Office 2010
Shows how to create custom solutions using server-side andclient-side object models
Covers development and application of connectors in VisualStudio® 2010
Examines security in BCS solutions, including both classic andclaims mode considerations for SharePoint 2010
Demonstrates how to create solutions that use enterprise searchwith External Systems
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