This article will show you how to build a provider-hosted app for SharePoint that can access SAP data by using the ERPConnect Services Core (ECS Core) platform and the Azure AD Authentication Library for .NET (ADAL). The tutorial just gives you quick overview of the steps that are required to...

11 November 2014  ·   SharePoint, Office 365, Business Connectivity Services, ADAL, Azure, OAuth, SAP, ECS Core, Theobald Software

This article shows how to create an external content type (ECT) using the Northwind OData service provided at the OData.org site and how to import the extracted BDC model file in SharePoint Online to support a tenant-scoped external content type, which can be used in external lists. Unfortunately SharePoint Designer...

20 October 2014  ·   SharePoint, Office 365, Business Connectivity Services, ECT, OData

In the last issue of the SHAREPoint Kompendium Magazin I published an article about the brand new ECS Web Service Designer for SharePoint 2010/2013 and ECS Core from Theobald Software. The application is a desktop windows application allowing you to visually design SAP driven Web Services for SharePoint. Check out...

09 July 2014  ·   ECS Web Service Designer, ERPConnect Services, SharePoint, SAP, ECS Core, Theobald Software, SHAREPoint Kompendium Magazin

Theobald Software just released the ECS Web Service Designer for SharePoint 2010/2013 and ECS Core. The designer is part of the product suite ERPConnect Services, a suite which allow you the complete range of data integration between SharePoint and your SAP system. The ECS Web Service Designer is a fantastic...

20 February 2014  ·   ECS Web Service Designer, ERPConnect Services, SharePoint, SAP, ECS Core, Theobald Software

The Business Connectivity Services (BCS) of SharePoint 2010 provide a great way to fully integrate external data into the SharePoint. In most cases developers are integrating SQL database tables into the BCS services. But how do we connect to a SAP system? How do we integrate real world SAP business...

17 March 2013  ·   BCS Connector, SharePoint, SAP, Theobald Software

SharePoint 2010 provides developer with the capability to integrate external data sources like SAP business data via the Business Connectivity Services (BCS) into the SharePoint system. The concept of BCS is based on entities and associated stereotyped operations. This perfectly suits for flat and simple structured data sets like SAP...

03 February 2012  ·   ERPConnect Services, SharePoint, SAP, Theobald Software

Once you are doing a lot of SharePoint programming you know you often have to write lengthy pieces of code to implement simple tasks like querying SharePoint lists. Nowadays you can read a lot of fluent APIs or fluent interface. For instance, jQuery, a JavaScript library that had successfully introduced...

19 September 2011  ·   FluentSP, SharePoint

The new Service Application Architecture in SharePoint 2010 is a replacement of the Shared Service Provider (SSP) architecture known from SharePoint 2007. The framework offers greater flexibility in configuring, scaling and administrating SharePoint shared services. The Service Application Framework (SAF) is now part of SharePoint 2010 Foundation, the old Shared...

14 September 2011  ·   ParagoServices, Service Application Architecture, SAF, SharePoint

The SharePoint 2010 Business Connectivity Services (BCS) are providing an Administration Object Model to manage all kind of BCS objects. You can use the an Administration Object Model to programmatically create BDC models, LOB system and instances, Entities and Methods. The Microsoft SharePoint Designer is using the object model itself...

15 November 2010  ·   Authentication, Business Connectivity Services, ECT, SharePoint