Accessing External Data Sources with InfoPath 2010: 4-part Channel 9 Video Series

Accessing external data sources using InfoPath Forms with SharePoint 2010 – whether on-premises, in sandboxed solutions or in Office 365 SharePoint online, there is tremendous interest in learning how to do this. In this 4-part video series, complete with sample code and a Hands-on Lab (HOL) for guidance, you can learn from the InfoPath experts…

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Learn Windows Azure Event on Channel 9

Microsoft announced a number of updates and improvements to Windows Azure in December that will help developers to more easily access Windows Azure and unlock the value of cloud computing as a development platform. On December 13, senior Microsoft leaders will participate in a broadcast event: Learn Windows Azure to demonstrate how easy it is…

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Professional SharePoint 2010 Cloud-Based Solutions by Wrox!

Steve Fox was the driver behind this and it was a great opportunity to team up with him and my other colleagues Paul Stubbs and Girish Raja to write this book. Professional SharePoint 2010 Cloud-Based Solutions is primarily for IT Pros, SharePoint Developers and enthusiasts who want to better understand how to leverage the cloud…

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SPC346, SPC357 & SPC361–SharePoint Conference 2011 Session Resources

I had the opportunity at the SharePoint Conference 2011 to talk about developing Office solutions that integrate with SharePoint and SharePoint Online. I want to say “thanks!” to all those that took the time to attend these sessions. And as I mentioned at the end of each, I’m posting here access to the slide decks…

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Office 365 Developer Guidance and Resources

With the launch of Office 365, which includes Exchange Online, Lync Online and SharePoint Online, there are a number of great resources available for developers to help get you started developing on the platform. First, for Office client-related development, there is a short white paper Guidance for Office Development in Office 365 that calls out…

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The Office 2010 Developer Training Course on MSDN and Training Kit Gets Updated

I have just released an update to the MSDN Office 2010 Developer Training Course and downloadable training Kit. Updates include two new training Modules around developing your own custom Outlook Social Connector Provider and connecting up Office with Azure Services. There is also new content for the Open XML 2.0 SDK, using the JavaScript Object…

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Office SP1 on Track for Late June 2011

Just a quick update, Microsoft is on track to deliver Office SP1 in late June, 2011 (here is the official announcement). Microsoft definitely recommends this update for all Office 2010 users. For Access users, Ryan McMinn, Senior Program Manager Lead, posted on the Access team blog that there has been great work put into this…

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SharePoint Sideshow: Designing Excel Solutions for the Web, 2-Part Series

In this two-part series I had the opportunity to talk with Larry Waldman, Excel Program Manager, who owns Excel Services extensibility all-up. In part one, Larry discusses how to think about designing Excel solutions for the Web. Larry talks through the power of solutions built on Excel Services and what’s now available in SharePoint 2010….

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Announcing: Office Business Application (OBA) Sample Application Kit for SAP v. 2.0

I just released the new Office Business Application (OBA) Sample Application Kit for SAP v. 2.0 to MSDN. The kit is now ready for download and has been fully updated for SharePoint 2010 and Office 2010. Downloads for the kit include a Technical Walkthrough Whitepaper describing the various components used in the solution, an Installation…

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SharePoint Sideshow: Join the Office 365 Beta and Start Developing for SharePoint Online

With the recent release of Office 365 Beta to the public there is much to talk about for developers. In this SharePoint Sideshow episode, Chris Mayo, Office 365 Technical Evangelist, and I talk about how to get started developing against SharePoint Online. Chris describes the services offered by Office 365, including Exchange Online, Lync Online,…

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