As I type this, I am waiting for my DC to reboot. I am going to start on a journey to integrate MOSS and Commerce Server 2007 while chronicling my learnings here. I am still in the beginning stages of my development. I've set up my MOSS server, and I have my CS 2007 instance up and running. First step is to load the CS 2007 starter site with sample data. Then, I need to set up a WCM site collection.and get the CS profiles and CS auth provider hooked up to MOSS according to Henry Winkler's WP. I will only cover the rendering of content, not the management of products, workflow, etc. unless I have time.
Next step it figure out how/where to integrate them. There are several strategies I have pondered recently:
The SOA method of just web parts using web services
The integrated way of having both products installed on the box (ala MSIB)
A separated site with MOSS/WCM running most of the site and CS running the checkout on a separate URL.
Some other ideas I had to was to set up a reporting dashboard. Since I am pretty passionate about this subject, I think I'll try them all! Here goes...