Posts Tagged ‘SharePoint’

Office 365 Newswire: Is Office 365 succeeding or failing, news for developers – 12.7.2011

I don't think I have slept this past week. No, it isn't what you might think. Despite perceptions imposed upon me as editor of the Newswire… it isn't because I have been spending all my time tracking news related to Office 365... Read the rest of this entry →

Customizing the SharePoint Ribbon: C# sample

If you've used SharePoint, I'm sure the first thing you would've noticed is the Ribbon UI. The SharePoint ribbon provides users with a familiar Office user interface and it is also extensible for developers. This means developers can add their own tabs, groups and controls to the ribbon... Read the rest of this entry →

Office 365 Newswire: Why small businesses are leaving Google Apps for Office 365 – 11.30.2011

Everyone is spending time trying to figure out "the cloud". The big software vendors have already decided it will be a big part of our future. They are rushing to port their existing offerings to the cloud to provide more features at a lower cost while also achieving software nirvana… subscription pricing... Read the rest of this entry →

Office Newswire: Office 15 Beta to Debut January 2012 – 11.26.2011

I'm a day late with the Office Newswire for this week. I am without excuse but I will still lay blame on the tryptophan-induced coma I had as a result of all the turkey I ate during Thanksgiving. That and the 2 pieces of pecan pie... Read the rest of this entry →

Setting up your PC for SharePoint 2010 development

If you've been following our blog lately, you would've noticed a series of articles about Office 365. It is no secret that Office 365 will help move Office to the cloud and as developers we need to gear up for it... Read the rest of this entry →

Video: Office 365 customization and setup

If you have been watching our Office 365 video series then you have a high-level understanding of what Office 365 is and what you can do with it as a developer. If you are looking to start building solutions with Office 365, then this video is for you. ... Read the rest of this entry →

Video: What is Office 365 from a developer's perspective?

Office 365 is Microsoft's cloud offering for productivity and collaboration software. It has versions suitable for all organizations and businesses… large, medium, and small. But what does the Office 365 technology stack offer the developer? Isn't it just the usual "information worker" aspects of Office 2010, SharePoint 2010, Exchange 2010 and a few others (i.e. Lync 2010) or is there more to it?... Read the rest of this entry →

Office Newswire – 11.18.2011

This post starts with a mind map...a diagram that attempts to document what went through a person's mind as they brainstormed or went through a series of tasks. In this case, the mind map is from one of my favorite blogs which typically covers the sport of baseball... Read the rest of this entry →

Office 365 from a developer point of view

In my last post we looked at what Office 365 means to end-users and companies as well as the services that are available to them. Now, I'm sure like me, a lot of developers out there are asking just what exactly does Office 365 mean to us. Also, how would we integrate with Office 365? What exactly can we integrate with? Will my existing Office add-ins still work?... Read the rest of this entry →

Office 365 Newswire – 11.15.2011

Here at Add-in-Express, we have decided (actually, it was Eugene's idea) it would be a good idea to regularly share Office related news with you…our beloved customers. As you might imagine, we spend all of our free time reading about Office and what Microsoft calls "the Information Worker Platform"….which we, the non-marketing developer types, refer to simply as Office & SharePoint ... Read the rest of this entry →

What is Office 365 for your end-users?

Office 365 has been around for only a few months now, and it is starting to gain momentum. I'm sure like me, you must be wondering what is Office 365 and how it could benefit your customers. It isn't easy to say what Office 365 is in one sentence, but if you have to... Read the rest of this entry →

Video: What is Office 365?

Office 365 is here and businesses (I mean the people that run them) are starting to ask: What is it? How does it work? Should we adopt it? Etc. This video is the first in a new series that will cover these questions and other Office 365 topics... Read the rest of this entry →

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