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I am currently investigating how to push data from Team Foundation Server to SharePoint.

Are there any connections available out of the box? Any useful online references? Third party tools?

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Have you thought about licensing? Everybody who is working with TFS data needs to have a license. There might be an exception for those who only create bugs and view their own created bugs: microsoft.com/download/en/… –  Ewald Hofman Dec 21 '11 at 22:18
    
Pushing from TFS to SharePoint is actually rather unusual outside of the TFS/SP integration for dev purposes. Can you elaborate on what you are trying to accomplish? –  Dave Wise Dec 21 '11 at 22:19
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@Ewald - You don't need CAL's to update work items - see here: social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/en-SG/… –  Russell Dec 21 '11 at 22:29
    
@Dave: I need to share some data with people who have SP access but not TFS access. –  Christophe Dec 21 '11 at 22:59
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@Russel: the thread says that you don't need a CAL if you update work items you have created yourself! Updating work items created by others is not included. –  Ewald Hofman Dec 22 '11 at 4:55

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TFS can integrate with SharePoint by installing TFS on the SharePoint server (and installing the extension).

I have used it before and found it very valuable. It allow business users (non-devs) who may not have access to TFS to add work items/bugs etc. and check bug fix rates and do reporting.

This is an MSDN article about integrating TFS and SharePoint: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms253177.aspx

Here is an MSDN blog article with some extra links: http://social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/tfsadmin/thread/4acefd21-725d-4107-ba9c-bdfa8fe54012/

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There is a similar question on the same topic - TFS Project linking to sharepoint 2010 and I have posted a response that may be helpful. The approach would be to access the internals of TFS via its object model.

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