OData | A awesome way to use SharePoint to access external data and surface it inside the platform.

Getting around how the CRUD operations work.
CRUD = Create | Read | Update | Delete

OData ~ Courtesy of MSDN Dev Center

What’s next?
You’ll need to access Central Administration and follow these steps.
*Managed Service Applications
*Business Connectivity Services
-Import | .xml file
[.xml makes it easy to open in Visual Studio and edit.You can use the .bdcm extension as well.]

How do I access this in SharePoint?
Access Add an App and it will be located in the selections!  Magic – Presto!!

TechNet | Blog | OData & ECT

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s