The people over at VS Live have started up a full show just for SharePoint! This December, in addition to their other shows like Visual Studio Live , SQL Server Live as well as Cloud & Virtualization Live , there will be a full show dedicated to SharePoint: SharePoint Live . I’m thrilled to be presenting a few sessions s as well a a full pre-conference workshop for developers. Looking to get a deep dive on what’s new for developers in SharePoint 2013? There’s no better place than this!
** SPM03 Workshop: SharePoint 2013 Developer Boot Camp **In this full-day pre-conference session you’ll learn everything there is to know about what’s new, improved & changed that for developers need to know in the most recent release of SharePoint, SharePoint 2013. We’ll explore what’s new with the developer tools in Visual Studio 2012 & SharePoint Designer 2012 as well as the options available for customization. These include traditional solutions as well as the new SharePoint App Model. We’ll also explore improvements to the new APIs in the Client Side Object Model (CSOM) & REST and things that support the new app model such as OAuth, S2S and Remote Event Receivers. In addition we’ll also cover the significant changes to the workflow architecture and how to build custom workflows using both SharePoint Designer 2012 and Visual Studio 2012. Finally we’ll look at what’s new with respect to Business Connectivity Services (BCS) and discuss some of the major changes to things like Web Content Management, Enterprise Content Management & Search.
You will learn:
- How to extend SharePoint 2013 with the new SharePoint App Model
- What’s new and how to build workflows with the new Windows Azure Workflow architecture in SharePoint 2013
- What’s new and how to create custom solutions with Business Connectivity Services (BCS)
- How to develop with taxonomies in SharePoint using the new taxonomy services in SharePoint 2013
I’m also presenting a handful of breakout sessions as well at the show:
SPT08 What’s New with Workflow in SharePoint 2013 In this session we’ll explore what’s new with workflow in SharePoint 2013 from an architecture, capability & development perspective. You’ll learn how the SharePoint 2013 now relies on Windows Azure Workflow, both on-premise and in the cloud, top provide a much more reliable and scalable workflow platform. We’ll explore new capabilities such as loops, web service calls and the new DynamicValue data type. Finally you will see what improvements have been made to the workflow authoring tools, SharePoint Designer 2013 & Visual Studio 2012.
You will learn:
- The architecture of workflow in SharePoint 2013
- Capabilities of workflow in SharePoint 2013
- How to create workflows in SharePoint 2013
** SPT12 What’s New with Web Content Management in SharePoint 2013 **In this session we’ll explore what’s new and improved with Web Content Management (WCM) in SharePoint 2013. Search now plays a significant role in WCM sites. You’ll learn how to create content the traditional, structured authoring way, as well as using the new approach with content catalogs and rollup pages. In addition you will see how to use the new Content by Search Web Part along with Display Templates to create custom interfaces, explore what’s new with search engine optimization and finally how to use managed metadata to drive your navigation.
Join me in Orlando this December!