Java Design Pattern v1.1

Overview : Design patterns, speaking generically, are language-independent, (i.e. Java/C# etc.) strategies for solving common object-oriented design problems. We can summarize ...
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Synchronous vs. Asynchronous Request Handling

Synchronous The requests in the system depend on some external resource like user request. When a request comes in, ASP.NET takes one of its thread pool threads and assigns it ...
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SharePoint's 'Crawled' and 'Managed Properties' for Search

When we start learning SharePoint, we focus more on columns and site columns. However, in SharePoint 2013, the major feature that everyone talks about is the `search’ feature ...
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Telerik Reporting Integration with ASP.NET MVC

Introduction: Telerik Reporting is a reporting solution for all .NET cloud, web, mobile and desktop platforms that provides a full range of ready-to-use tools and services, ...
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Security in Web API - Part 2

In my blog, `Security in Web API - Part 1’, we discussed how to create APIKeyHandler and AuthHandler. In this blog, we will see how to implement Authorization and execute Basic ...
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How .Net Garbage Collection Works?

Whenever you instantiate an object in your .net application, some memory is allocated to store that object. But at some point that object may no longer be needed by your ...
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Understanding CSS3 – Part 3

In continuation of my blog CSS3 (Part 1 and Part 2), in this blog, i.e. `Understanding CSS3 (Part 3)', I will elaborate on the theme of modules: 3D Transforms Using with 3d ...
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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 need to be user friendly. ...
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Automatically Run Programs and Windows Task Scheduler

Introduction The Task Scheduler has a wide variety of uses such as automatically triggering job schedule, sending email notifications to the appropriate users etc. Scheduling ...
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Security in Web API - Part 1

Security has always been a major concern when we talk about enterprise-level applications. This is truer, when we talk about exposing our business through services.  However, ...
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When To Use Content Query Web Part (CQWP) and Content Search Web Part (CSWP)

Share Point 2013 has several out-of-the-box web parts and the most widely of these are Content Query Web Part (CQWP) and the Content Search Web Part (CSWP). These two web parts ...
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Working with Test Driven Development

A technique for using automated unit test scenarios to design and decoupling of dependencies is called Test Driven Development. This technique is heavily used in Agile ...
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Understanding CSS3 - Part 2

As mentioned in my earlier blog, CSS3 is a simple mechanism for adding styles, for example, fonts, colors, spacing, etc. to web documents. It is a collaboration of CSS2 with ...
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SharePoint 2013 User Profile Synchronization with Active Directory

SharePoint active directory import allows you to import the active directory user information to SharePoint user profile service.
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The Elements and Attributes You Should Avoid in HTML5

Elements you should avoid: After the introduction of several new elements in HTML5, it is now time to talk about what you should be avoiding in HTML5.
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Understanding CSS3 - Part 1

CSS is a simple mechanism for adding styles, for example, fonts, colors, spacing, etc. to web documents. It is a collaboration of CSS2 with some new specifications, which we ...
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Provision SharePoint in One Click

Introduction Provisioning SharePoint makes it easier for developers and the organization too, as it reduces time consuming manual effort and resource utilization. More ...
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Apps in SharePoint

What are Apps? Over the last few years, desktops became laptops.  Laptops gave way to Notebooks. Notebooks became Ultra Books and the trend is moving towards Tablets and ...
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Customizing 'Content Query Webpart ItemStyle' using XSLT in SharePoint 2013

Share Point 2013 has many out-of-the-box web parts and one  of them, i.e. a widely used  web part is Content Query Web Part (CQWP). ContentByQuryWebpat referred to as Content ...
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Uploading Bulk File Data Dynamically Into Oracle Database

A recent project, required that Excel file data be inserted dynamically into a Oracle database and I identified the following steps that need to be undertaken to do the same: ...
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