T6: You can lead a horse to water, but how are you going to makeit thirsty? The key to most thriving SharePoint deployments is successful end user adoption. How will you excite your organization about SharePoint 2010? SharePoint has become such a broad and deep platform that many organizations have challenges understanding how to be… READ MORE
Learn how to Manage Projects on SharePoint 2010 It’s time to start Managing and Implementing Microsoft SharePoint 2010 Projects Delve into the capabilities of SharePoint® 2010 — and determine the best way to put this technology to work for your organization. With this practical guide to managing SharePoint projects, you’ll gain project management practices for… READ MORE
So a few people recommended I post my slides or content from my European SharePoint Conference session. I cover a list of considerations that makes a good reference for people undertaking the design of custom applications on SharePoint.
Usually in projects you would have people responsible for the design of the infrastructure and then a development team would dig into the technical design of the SharePoint application. They will try to answer how different components will be used to satisfy the requirements. Solution Architects explore various options for meeting each requirement and all these options and choices intertwine into a proposed design, maybe a model or a proof of concept, and hopefully a document. Projects that miss this communication are either chaotic, or extremely agile.
Th7: In this session we will cover advanced topics aboutBusiness Connectivity Services (BCS), from a developer perspective. We will discuss the overall idea of the Connection Framework. We will see how to define and consume a SOAP service – built using WCF – to securely provide CRUDQ functionalities to BCS. Then we will develop a… READ MORE
W28: SharePoint 2010 introduced the new concept of ServiceApplications, replacing the already existing Shared Services and the Shared Services Provider of MOSS2007. In this session we will start with a quick recall of the overall architecture of Service Applications and we will dive into development of a custom Service Application by using the Service Application… READ MORE
Th14: Although Microsoft has addressed within SharePoint 2010many of the concerns that were levelled against previous versions in relation to the field of Enterprise Content Management there are still areas where challenges remain. In this session we will examine some of these challenges that customers face when adopting SharePoint as their primary Enterprise Content Management… READ MORE
W3: SharePoint online is no longer a black box. We will show youhow no code solutions can be created using SharePoint Designer and then dive into Visual Studio to show some sandboxed solutions and Silverlight integration. Since Office 365 is more than SharePoint only, we will show how you can code against your Exchange online… READ MORE
T28: SharePoint 2010 Branding is the hidden gem of SharePointand can make the average looking SharePoint site come to life. This session is a complete hands on demo of the process involved in creating a simple, yet effective branding solution. Expect lots of SharePoint Designer and CSS this is not level 300 development it’s power… READ MORE
W14: PowerPivot is an innovative data analysis technology thatredefines how organizations of all kinds deliver and succeed with business intelligence (BI). The focus shifts from IT delivering corporate BI solutions to a managed BI collaboration environment that gives users the power to get timely and reliable information to make more relevant decisions. PowerPivot does not… READ MORE
W27: Who is to blame? SharePoint? SQL? For many admins,SharePoint is the biggest and most important SQL Server application they manage. But how? In this session, we give an overview on planning, installation and management of SQL Server for SharePoint. We also explain how SharePoint uses SQL and cover best practices from the SharePoint and… READ MORE