July 25, 2012

Upcoming SharePoint 2013 Developer Sessions!

At the upcoming SharePoint Connections conference at the Bellagio in Las Vegas I will be presenting several sessions on SharePoint 2010 and SharePoint 2013!  In each […]
April 5, 2011

Building Custom BCS User Interface Components

Do you need to build a custom user interface that works with BCS data?  If you do then check out my latest article in SharePointPro Connections […]
March 15, 2011

SharePoint Connections Coast To Coast

The SharePoint Connections Coast to Coast Tour is coming to a major city near you in 2011 and I’m proud to be part of it.  Wait […]
November 10, 2010

Published: SharePointPro Connections Magazine Article

In the latest edition of SharePointPro Connections magazine you can read my article titled Business Connectivity Services, Part I – What you need to know about […]
August 30, 2010

SharePoint Business Connectivity Services FAQ

This FAQ is a collection of answers to questions submitted by my blog readers.  Check back often as it will grow over time. Q: I’m using […]
December 1, 2009

HOW TO: Programmatically create a SharePoint 2010 External Content Type

I demonstrated how to make an external content type programmatically during the SPC 405 – Business Connectivity Services Runtime and Object Model Deep Dive session at […]
November 12, 2009

HOW TO: Register an External Content Type with the SharePoint Search Service to make the data searchable

In part 1of this blog post series I showed you how to create a .NET Assembly Connector to read data from a flat file. This blog […]
November 5, 2009

HOW TO: Create a Searchable SharePoint 2010 BDC .NET Assembly Connector Which Reads From A Flat File

The Business Context In many large organizations business data is stored inside of flat files from mainframes or other legacy systems. These systems chug along just […]
November 3, 2009

SharePoint Conference 2009 Follow Up & Session Materials

It was quite a week in Las Vegas at the Microsoft SharePoint Conference 2009!  Wow, what a long way the product has come!  I can remember […]
May 18, 2009

TechEd 2009 BDC Session Materials

Thanks to everyone who came to my Go Beyond With The BDC! session last week at the Microsoft TechEd 2009 North America conference!  You can find […]
May 18, 2009

SharePoint On The Web and AdventureWorks Travel Site Installer Released!

New content was added to the web site last week!  This content includes the SharePoint on the web modules and the much anticipated release of […]
March 8, 2009

HOW TO: Enhance SharePoint User Profiles With The Business Data Catalog

If you look hard enough you can find several articles on the Internet which describe different ways to enhance SharePoint User Profiles with the Business Data […]