The European SharePoint Conference 2013, personal thoughts #espc13

Last week I was, together with all the members of the “most talented SharePoint team”, a guest at the European SharePoint conference in Copenhagen, Denmark. In a beautiful city at a beautiful venue called the Bella Center. During the week I wrote a lot of blogposts and did interviews with some of the key members […]

Workflow best practices: five lessons learned from five real world challenges by Mike Fitzmaurice #espc13

Don’t always use sharepoint workflow! For example in case of: transaction oriented processes application to application service activity aggressive datatransformations work that doesn’t involve Sharepoint at all blocking or modifying activity (start a workflow after a document has been deleted..) Plan to fail! Show the pitfalls to the client so it gets more easy for […]

SharePoint 2013 app security by @lieveniliano at #espc13

This is my recap on the session by Lieven Iliano. User authentication SP2013 still support claims authentication and classic authentication. Claims based is now the default option. Claims based uses an Identity provider that handles the authentication. App authentication Enables users to delegate limited authorisation to their SP data to apps. OAuth Used when apps […]

GOVERNANCE PART 3 by @danholme #ESCP13

Automation framework: 1. Request:……data points……………………. sps list 2. Workflow: …approval………………………. approval 3. Provision :…policies and logic………….. powershell 4. Proxy:……….elevation and isolation….. scheduled tasks 5. LOG:…………document…………………….. sps list 6. REPORT:……insight compliance………… Excel (howest has work to do on this ) i often forget step 5. = to document Create Howest service desk 1. List for Site […]

Getting Started with Microsoft Office 365 SharePoint 2013 Online Development by @jthake #ESPC13

Building blocks: athentication &authorization customization & personalization branding disasterrecovery availability site collections & subsites No more: installing sql iis .. No more ULS logging or performance monitoring is possible.. If you question wheter something is right, it probably isn’t.. Approaches: Web UI (webparts, sites, lists,…) SP Designer (branding, bcs,…) Visual Studio 2012 (anything) DON’T work […]