How Do I: Configure Business Connectivity Services in SharePoint 2010?

Date Added: Aug 2010
Format: Podcast

Business Connectivity Services (BCS), the successor to the Business Data Catalog (BDC) in Microsoft SharePoint Server 2007, provides the ability to connect to external systems and data sources and surface this data for use in SharePoint 2010. In this podcast, Hilton Giesenow, host of SharePoint podcasts, shows how to setup and configure a BCS connection and External Content Type and make use of it within an External List.