Developing Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013 Core Solutions

Session Detail:    Classroom, Virtual 5 Day

This course provides .NET developers the information needed to design, build and troubleshoot SharePoint 2013 solutions. Specifically, the course will teach how to work with backend data, frontend user interfaces and security, as well as provide guidelines, best practices, and considerations that will help developers optimize SharePoint applications.

Prerequisites

Before attending this course, students must have:

  • Working knowledge of using Visual Studio 2010 or Visual Studio 2012 to develop solutions.
  • Basic working knowledge of SharePoint solution development, either in SharePoint 2013 or in earlier versions of SharePoint.
  • Working knowledge of Visual C# and the .NET Framework 4.5.
  • A basic understanding of ASP.NET and server-side web development technologies, including request/response and the page lifecycle.
  • A basic understanding of AJAX and asynchronous programming techniques.
  • Basic working knowledge of client-side web technologies including HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.
  • Familiarity with approaches to authentication and authorization, including claims-based authentication.

Who Can Benefit

The course is intended for professional developers who develop solutions for SharePoint products and technologies in a team-based, medium-sized to the large development environment. While some familiarity with SharePoint solution development is required, candidates are not expected to have prior experience with the new features in SharePoint Server 2013. The ideal candidate is a technical lead with at least four years of SharePoint and web development experience. The candidate is responsible for designing custom code for projects that are deployed to or interact with SharePoint environments. This includes:

  • Selecting an appropriate approach and building customizations in SharePoint.
  • Creating and implementing a strategy for solution packaging, deployment, and upgrading.
  • Identifying SharePoint data and content structures for customizations.
  • Performing diagnostics and debugging.
  • Planning and designing applications for scalability and performance.
  • Identifying and mitigating performance issues of customizations.
  • Understanding authentication and authorization.
  • Experience with Windows PowerShell.
  • Broad familiarity with SharePoint capabilities.
  • Familiarity with Online Services such as Azure and SharePoint Online.

Session Outline

Class Outline

Module 1: SharePoint as a Developer Platform

  • Lesson 1: Introducing the SharePoint Developer Landscape
  • Lesson 2: Choosing Approaches to SharePoint Development
  • Lesson 3: Understanding SharePoint 2013 Deployment and Execution Models

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe the opportunities for developers in SharePoint Server 2013
  • Choose appropriate execution models for custom SharePoint components
  • Choose appropriate deployment models for custom SharePoint components

Module 2: Working with SharePoint Objects

 

  • Lesson 1: Understanding the SharePoint Object Hierarchy
  • Lesson 2: Working with Sites and Webs
  • Lesson 3: Working with Execution Contexts

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Explain the purpose of key classes in the server-side SharePoint object model
  • Programmatically interact with SharePoint site collections and sites
  • Adapt solutions for users with different levels of permissions

 

Module 3: Working with Lists and Libraries

  • Lesson 1: Using List and Library Objects
  • Lesson 2: Querying and Retrieving List Data
  • Lesson 3: Working with Large Lists

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Interact with lists and libraries programmatically
  • Query and retrieve list data
  • Perform operations efficiently on large lists

Module 4: Designing and Managing Features and Solutions

  • Lesson 1: Understanding Features and Solutions
  • Lesson 2: Configuring Features and Solutions
  • Lesson 3: Working with Sandboxed Solutions

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Explain the purpose and key functionality of Features and solutions
  • Configure and manage Features and solutions
  • Create and manage sandboxed solutions

Module 5: Working with Server-Side Code

  • Lesson 1: Developing Web Parts
  • Lesson 2: Using Event Receivers
  • Lesson 3: Using Timer Jobs
  • Lesson 4: Storing Configuration Data

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe the process for developing a web part
  • Use event receivers to handle SharePoint events
  • Use timer jobs to perform out of the process, and scheduled operations
  • Store and manipulate configuration data for custom components

Module 6: Managing Identity and Permissions

  • Lesson 1: Understanding Identity Management in SharePoint 2013
  • Lesson 2: Managing Permissions in SharePoint 2013
  • Lesson 3: Configuring Forms-Based Authentication
  • Lesson 4: Customizing the Authentication Experience

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe how authentication and identity management work in SharePoint 2013
  • Verify and manage permissions programmatically in SharePoint 2013
  • Create and configure custom membership providers and role managers for forms-based authentication
  • Create claims providers and customize the sign-in experience

Module 7: Introducing Apps for SharePoint

  • Lesson 1: Overview of Apps for SharePoint
  • Lesson 2: Developing Apps for SharePoint

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe SharePoint apps and compare them to SharePoint farm solutions and sandboxed solutions
  • Describe how to develop apps for SharePoint 2013 that work on-premises and in the cloud

Module 8: Client-Side SharePoint Development

  • Lesson 1: Using the Client-Side Object Model for Managed Code
  • Lesson 2: Using the Client-Side Object Model for JavaScript
  • Lesson 3: Using the REST API with JavaScript

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Use the client-side object model for managed code to interact with a SharePoint deployment
  • Use the client-side object model for JavaScript to interact with a SharePoint deployment
  • Use the REST API with JavaScript or C# to interact with a SharePoint deployment

Module 9: Developing Remote Hosted SharePoint Apps

  • Lesson 1: Overview of Remote Hosted Apps
  • Lesson 2: Configuring Remote Hosted Apps
  • Lesson 3: Developing Remote Hosted Apps

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe how remote-hosted apps work and how to configure the permissions and cross-domain calls that they may require
  • Configure apps for hosting on Windows Azure or remote servers
  • Develop apps for hosting on Windows Azure or remote servers

Module 10: Publishing and Distributing Apps

  • Lesson 1: Understanding the App Management Architecture
  • Lesson 2: Understanding App Packages
  • Lesson 3: Publishing Apps
  • Lesson 4: Installing, Updating, and Uninstalling Apps

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Explain how SharePoint manages app publishing and distribution
  • Describe the contents of an app package
  • Publish apps to a corporate catalog or the Office Marketplace
  • Install, update, and uninstall apps

Module 11: Automating Business Processes

  • Lesson 1: Understanding Workflow in SharePoint 2013
  • Lesson 2: Building Workflows by using Visio 2013 and SharePoint Designer 2013
  • Lesson 3: Developing Workflows in Visual Studio 2012

At the end of this module, the student will be able to:

  • Describe the architecture and capabilities of workflow in SharePoint 2013
  • Create declarative workflows in Visio 2013 and SharePoint Designer 2013
  • Create and deploy custom workflows by using Visual Studio 2012

Module 12: Managing Taxonomy

  • Lesson 1: Managing Taxonomy in SharePoint 2013
  • Lesson 2: Working with Content Types
  • Lesson 3: Working with Advanced Features of Content Types

After completing this module, the student will be able to:

  • Work with taxonomy building blocks in SharePoint 2013
  • Create and configure content types declaratively and programmatically
  • Work with advanced features of content types

Module 13: Managing Custom Components and Site Life Cycles

  • Lesson 1: Defining Custom Lists
  • Lesson 2: Defining Custom Sites
  • Lesson 3: Managing SharePoint Sites

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Define and provision custom lists
  • Define and provision custom sites
  • Manage the SharePoint site life cycle

Module 14: Customizing User Interface Elements

  • Lesson 1: Working with Custom Actions
  • Lesson 2: Using Client-Side User Interface Components
  • Lesson 3: Customizing the SharePoint List User Interface

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Use custom actions to modify the SharePoint user interface
  • Use JavaScript to work with client-side SharePoint user interface components
  • Describe how to modify the appearance and behavior of list views and forms

Module 15: Working with Branding and Navigation

  • Lesson 1: Creating and Applying Themes
  • Lesson 2: Branding and Designing Publishing Sites
  • Lesson 3: Tailoring Content to Platforms and Devices
  • Lesson 4: Configuring and Customizing Navigation

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Create and apply themes to SharePoint sites
  • Create publishing sites design assets such as master pages and page layouts
  • Use device channels and image renditions to adapt content for different devices
  • Configure and customize the navigation experience for publishing sites

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Developing Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013 Core Solutions

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