directly connect a SharePoint list to LOB data

Aug 24, 2009 at 2:47 PM

If you don't need a "real-time" lookup, you can possibly use the BDLC found here

http://www.layer2.de/en/products/pages/sharepoint-business-data-list-connector.aspx

to connect SharePoint lists directly to LOB data in the list settings:

 

So you have ALL list features available, including lookups (or even workflows, if external data records are changed).