Make Visual Studio do the hard work to simplify the creation of external lists that can be used to connect outside data to your SharePoint projects.
- By Malin De Silva
A portfolio of apps customized for your environment is the key to maximizing SharePoint's benefits.
Microsoft didn't address a possible release for Office in 2014.
Cloud revenue, SQL Server, Exchange and SharePoint help offset Windows declines.
Integrating your .NET line-of-business applications with SharePoint is easy to do and allows you to transfer a ton of work from your desk to your users' desks.
Mickey Gousset introduces you to unit testing SharePoint 2010 applications using the SharePoint Emulators.
- By Mickey Gousset
Workflows make it easy to do something that's very hard to do in any other development environment: Take action when something doesn't happen. Here's how to protect yourself when something's isn't happening in your Windows Workflows.
Creating connectable Web Parts is a good thing for you and your users -- and the default interfaces that come with SharePoint form the architecture you should use to create those Web Parts.
Peter returns to creating a provider WebPart, but this time passes SharePoint list data from one WebPart to another.
The IWebPartParameters interface provides a flexible way for one WebPart to select the data it wants from another WebPart. And, since implementing that interface doesn't require much code, you should consider using it on all your WebParts.
Because SharePoint lists are automatically turned into connectable Web Parts, you can integrate your own Web Parts with any existing SharePoint list by implementing the default interfaces provided by SharePoint.
Upgrades include improved business intelligence capabilities, Reporting Services support for SharePoint.
ListViewByQuery is useful for retrieving ListItems to display to your users.
It's not clear when the service will be rolled out as a final release.
The sale is for $1.2 billion in cash.