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Learn how to use key tools and functionality in the SharePoint 2010 platform, such as InfoPath 2010, SharePoint Designer 2010, and Business Connectivity Services. This book, Enterprise Application Development in SharePoint 2010, demonstrates the techniques and methodologies used to develop an enterprise-class Employee Absence Tracking application in SharePoint 2010 without writing code.
These sample chapters are from Enterprise Application Development in SharePoint 2010, written by Ira Fuchs. This material is Copyright by IHF Publishing and is used with permission. You can buy Enterprise Application Development in SharePoint 2010 at Amazon.com.
Chapter: About the SharePoint 2010 Development Platform
Get an overview of key platform development tools such as InfoPath 2010, SharePoint Designer 2010, and Business Data Connectivity Services.
Chapter: Creating the Business Data Connectivity Services Data Connection, External Content Type, and External List
Learn how to use SharePoint Designer 2010 to connect to an external data source, create an external content type, create an external list. Also learn how to set permissions on an external content type.
About the Author
Ira Fuchs is a SharePoint Technical Specialist at Microsoft where he has helped numerous companies to deploy and exploit the full set of features and capabilities of the SharePoint platform.