High-Value SharePoint Workloads: Social, Search, BI, and Business Process Automation

SPW11 No-Code CRUD Business Connectivity Services (BCS) Solutions Using SharePoint Designer 2013


1:45pm - 3:00pm

Level: Intermediate

Fabian Williams


Adotob, LLC

Attend this session and learn how to create On Prem and Cloud implementations of SharePoint BCS External Content Types and External Lists using a combination of (1) On Prem SharePoint BCS to Cloud Data, and (2) Office 365 SharePoint Online BCS to Azure Hosted Data.

You will learn:

  • That SharePoint BCS is also available in No Code Solutions in SharePoint 2013. Discuss the differences in what can and cannot be accomplished using SPD 2013 vs. Visual Studio (especially around OData and WCF)
  • See demos Using SPD 2013 BCS attaching to both On Prem BCS and SharePoint Online and retrieving data from a variety of sources
  • How to use Microsoft Office Applications to interact with External Data Sources using SharePoint 2013 BCS