SharePoint developers want to write code that doesn’t consume all the server resources, so they try to use the best API calls that require minimum resources. Here's one developer's advice for how to choose between SPList.ItemCount versus SPList.Items.Count.
You are sitting in a meeting at work, and someone says “wouldn’t it be great if we could have a mobile application that would allow our users to complete X within SharePoint?” or was it the one where someone says “we need a SharePoint Mobile App for our site?”. If this is something that has been discussed with your organization, then I feel your pain as you try to understand why we would build mobile apps that talk to SharePoint....More
SharePoint adoption has continued to increase by organizations of all sizes, with many organizations building or planning to build custom apps in their SharePoint environments. While this is more common, it also can be quite difficult. Read this whitepaper to learn what some of these challenges are and how you can overcome them....More
SharePoint 2013 has new capabilities that that improve workflow capability, which separates workflow functionality from other SharePoint services and provides new runtime capabilities. These new features still remain limited, making it necessary for some organizations to turn to third-party workflow software....More
Organizations often struggle with the lofty goal of providing business value with the SharePoint tool set that will excite end users and make their daily business tasks easier. Workflows have been touted for years as “magic wands” that will enable an office to “go paperless” and speed up business processes, yet they often fail if not implemented properly. Colin Spence will provide an overview of best practices for workflow definition and creation in SharePoint 2013 on-premises as well as in Office 365 and introduce several key components that ensure successful workflows, including digital signatures....More
SharePoint developers want to write code that doesn’t consume all the server resources, so they try to use the best API calls that require minimum resources. Here's one developer's advice for how to choose between SPList.ItemCount versus SPList.Items.Count....More
One of the most notable moments that emerged from TechEd 2014 was a Microsoft’s announcement for ASP.NET vNext, which includes updated versions of MVC, Web API, Web Pages, SignalR, and Entity Framework....More
Here are the Top 10 SharePoint 2016 features that will go a long way toward helping you create a better SharePoint environment and platform, strengthen your ability to manage it, and improve performance....More
We’re pleased to share the new interactive Penton Technology Professional Education platform, designed to enrich the online education experience for technology professionals.
“Our new education platform allows tech professionals to enhance their careers, advance their skills and access critical education on-demand,” said Rod Trent, Education and Conferences Director for Penton Technology....More