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Ignite 2015 Wrap-up

Today is Microsoft Ignite’s last conference day. Microsoft largest IT-conference MSIgnite took place from 4t to 8th of May in Chicagos’s McCormick center, some miles south of downtown. Martina and I attended BUILD conference too, so we have a direct comparison of the two large Microsoft conferences this year. Check out our impressions here!

Using Azure ServiceBus for Debugging SharePoint 2013 Apps with Remote Event Receiver-Part 1

The new app model has a lot of benefits, especially for Web Developers who are writing solutions for Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013 or SharePoint Online. A very common request of Line-of-Business (LOB) apps is that actions in SharePoint lists shall trigger special operations, for example to start a workflow or to exchange data with other, external systems. This can be accomplished with Remote Event Receivers” in SharePoint. Here we show how this works with SharePoint 2013.

Eigene Apps in den App Launcher von Office 365 integrieren

Seit kurzem ist in den Office 365 Webs der App Launcher in der linken oberen Ecke verfügbar. Benutzer können den App Launcher mit eigenen (Web) Apps erweitern. Hier zeigen wir, wie es funktioniert. Somit ist der App Launcher sozusagen das Office 365 Startmenü” – bye bye Bookmarks.