Integrating SharePoint with External Content Repositories
Providing employees across the enterprise with a single point of access to documents and content has and will continue to be the goal for Enterprise Content Management (ECM). But for many organizations, a single wall-to-wall ECM system is not a practical solution.
In this report, we look at the choices for ECM connectivity strategies, the different positioning options for SharePoint, and the requirements for content connectors. We also discuss potential issues, make recommendations for good practice, and take a quick look at connectivity to cloud-based content systems.