How to connect to SQL Data in SharePoint without using the BDC

SharePoint Dataviews – ROCK!

The BDC may be cool but it’s also expensive (it’s not in WSS, and in MOSS, it is only in the Enterprise product which is BIG $$).

Learned a bunch about them this week, and then learned more, by reviewing some articles presented on Microsoft’s website. These were worthy of a bookmark.

More on Data View in Sharepoint Designer:

And here’s a link to a filter on ‘Data View’ posts on the Office website.