Business Data Connectivity connectors are currently enabled in a partitioned environment (SharePoint Server)

Summary: Learn how to resolve the SharePoint Health Analyzer rule "Business Data Connectivity connectors are currently enabled in a partitioned environment" for SharePoint Server 2016 and SharePoint 2013.

Rule Name: Business Data Connectivity connectors are currently enabled in a partitioned environment

Summary: Business Data Connectivity (BDC) Models containing External Content Types with database, WCF, Web service or custom connectors can be used by tenants to elevate their user permissions. In a partitioned environment, we recommend you disable the Business Data Connectivity connectors.

Cause: Business Data Connectivity connectors are currently enabled in a partitioned environment.

Resolution: Disable unwanted connectors by using Microsoft PowerShell.