Word Automation Services for SharePoint 2013

Word Automation Services for SharePoint 2013

Introduction Word Automation Service is a service provided by Microsoft in SharePoint 2013 to perform conversion of documents that are supported by Microsoft Word. The…

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Configuring Workflow Manager in SharePoint 2013

Configuring Workflow Manager in SharePoint 2013

Workflow Manager is a multi-tenant host for running and managing Windows Workflow Foundation workflows, and supporting high scale and high density execution. Workflow Manager builds…

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Understanding Representational State Transfer (REST)

Understanding Representational State Transfer (REST)

Introduction

SharePoint 2013 introduces a Representational State Transfer (REST) service that is comparable to the existing SharePoint client object models. REST allows for a minimum data to be passed using the same well-established mechanism that defines the web without a lot of the encumbrances introduced by fatter protocols. It allows programmers to build programs easily that access and act upon data exposed via APIs, even in environments with unreliable network speeds and limited computing power. REST works almost exactly like a website in a browser. A resource is exposed to a program via a URL. This means the developers can perform CreateReadUpdate, and Delete (CRUD) operations from their SharePoint Add-ins, solutions, and client applications, using REST web technologies and standard Open Data Protocol (ODATA) syntax. ODATA standard defines a set of best practices for building and consuming RESTful APIs.

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Comparing SharePoint Migration Tools

Comparing SharePoint Migration Tools

Microsoft SharePoint periodically releases newer versions with advanced features. There is value-add in every release, making migrating to newer versions beneficial for customers. The migration process can be executed…

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Uses of Office 365 Planner

Uses of Office 365 Planner

Challenges in the modern work place: Recently, we have come across multiple challenges in the modern work place, such as: Users work from multiple locations…

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What is SharePoint Sprawl?

What is SharePoint Sprawl?

Introduction SharePoint Sprawl explains a situation where an excessive number of unattended or rarely used SharePoint sites and content, farm. A perusal of such sites…

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Creating Custom Master Page Using Design Manager

Creating Custom Master Page Using Design Manager

Design Manager is a collective set of pages and functionality in SharePoint 2013 that guides users through the design process. It gives one the ability…

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Hybrid in SharePoint 2016

Hybrid in SharePoint 2016

Most of us who work on Microsoft SharePoint can safely agree that Microsoft is pushing its customer base towards SharePoint online. However, the fact is,…

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SharePoint Online and Salesforce Integration

SharePoint Online and Salesforce are two different cloud platforms, provided as “Software as a Service” from two different vendors. SharePoint is a cloud-based “Software as…

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OneDrive for Business

OneDrive for Business

Microsoft has a public offering called OneDrive. It is a personal online storage service, easily comparable to one you may already know, i.e. Dropbox. You can…

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AngularJS with SharePoint

AngularJS with SharePoint

In the recent past, web apps have taken on an extremely important role with a prerequisite that they be fast and appealing. More importantly they…

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