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MinRole Creates Simpler Deployments for SharePoint 2016 Administrators

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MinRole Creates Simpler Deployments for SharePoint 2016 Administrators! In previous versions of SharePoint, there weren’t any roles.  It was up to Administrators to configure which services would run where, and this would sometimes lead to small misconfigurations. Check out this video to learn all about MinRole and how Administrators can now define each server’s role in the farm topology. 0:52 – What is MinRole? 1:25 – SharePoint Server Roles 2:54 – How Does it Work…

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The Future of SharePoint – Live Event Recap

Yesterday, Microsoft hosted a landmark event: THE FUTURE OF SHAREPOINT. Not only did Microsoft announce their GA (General Availability) release of SharePoint Server 2016, but Microsoft also unveiled their new vision and roadmap for SharePoint and OneDrive for Business, both on-premises and in the cloud with Office 365. It was an exciting event! If you missed yesterday’s historic live event, Imaginet has consolidated the most important information for you below. The Future of SharePoint: Microsoft Blog Recap…

How to Create Lists in SharePoint Using Visual Studio 2015 (Step-by-Step Tutorial)

How to Create Lists in SharePoint Using Visual Studio 2015 (Step-by-Step Tutorial) At Imaginet, we’re always looking for better and faster ways to accomplish technology goals.  In this article, we’ll explore how to create lists in SharePoint using Visual Studio 2015 in a few simple steps, making your list creation more efficient than ever. Before we being, be sure your development environment meets the requirements for developing SharePoint solutions. You can check those requirements for…

Tips and Tricks from the Imaginet Experts

Kick off your 2016 right with some tips, tricks, and best practices from our resident Imaginet software innovation experts. From SharePoint advice to Visual Studio, TFS, and Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) best practices to lessons learned on Custom Application Development projects, we have a lot of great advice to share to get your new year started on the right foot. In this article, we will share 6 tips and tricks from our Imaginet experts, with more to…

How to Experience a Hassle-Free SharePoint

  Migrate to Microsoft SharePoint Online on Office 365 and experience the hassle-free difference. With Microsoft’s ‘cloud first, mobile first’ focus, Microsoft is in the process of converting many of their customers’ licenses from SharePoint On-Premise to SharePoint Online on Office 365. This gives many organizations the automatic ability to take full advantage of the cloud and paves the way for a more hassle-free SharePoint for you. Has Microsoft recently flipped your SharePoint On-Prem licenses…

Deploying a Provider Hosted SharePoint App to Azure and SharePoint Online

In this post, we are going to walk you through the process of deploying a provider hosted SharePoint app to Microsoft Azure and Microsoft SharePoint Online. We assume that the app has been created, and the app permissions are configured correctly for what the app is supposed to do. I should note that this article will only be about apps that are being deployed to a local app catalog. Also, I’m assuming that you have…

Join Imaginet at SharePoint TechFest in Dallas – April 16th

Join Imaginet at the 7th Annual SharePoint TechFest on April 16th at the Irving Convention Center in Las Colinas! Visit Booth #308  to meet with us and for your chance to win one of our great prizes including: Garmin VivoSmart Activity Tracker Free SharePoint consulting Best Buy and Starbucks gift cards and more! Thank You Discount! As a ‘thank you’ to all of our valued customers, Imaginet offers you a special SharePoint Techfest discount for $149…

The Road to MCSD: Programming in HTML5 with JavaScript and CSS3 – Exam 1

Our first walkthrough on your road to your Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD) certification in SharePoint Applications takes us through exam 70-480 – Programming in HTML5 with JavaScript and CSS3. Exam 480 covers the latest version of HTML5 (standardized by W3C in October, 2014), JavaScript, and CSS3, and since all 3 of these technologies are widely used outside of SharePoint, you’ll find that there are a ton of resources to help you prepare for this…

Gain Productivity and Peace of Mind with SharePoint Managed Services

SharePoint sustainability continues to be an issue for many organizations, although adoption and use of Microsoft SharePoint is growing. An industry study by Osterman Research identifies 3 most common SharePoint maintenance issues: Costly SharePoint downtime and outages More than 80% of organizations experience unplanned downtime multiple times per year. Average of 5 outages per year are caused by errors of IT Team. Lack of trained personnel 43% of respondents pointed to “a lack of administrator skills,…

Ready for a Hassle-Free SharePoint?

Migrate to Microsoft SharePoint Online on Office 365 and experience the hassle-free difference. With Microsoft’s ‘cloud first, mobile first’ focus, Microsoft is in the process of converting many of their customers’ licenses from SharePoint On-Premise to SharePoint Online on Office 365. This gives many organizations the automatic ability to take full advantage of the cloud and paves the way for a more hassle-free SharePoint for you. Has Microsoft recently flipped your SharePoint On-Prem licenses to…

The Road to MCSD: SharePoint Applications Certification

Shortly after joining Imaginet, I began my journey to obtain the Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD) certification in SharePoint Applications. In this series of articles, I will share my preparation and experiences for each of the exams. It should be noted that I recently achieved my MCSD in SharePoint Applications certification in October of 2014. Required Exam Steps (click on each exam for the official Microsoft exam link): 1. 70-480 – Programming in HTML5 with JavaScript and…

Join Imaginet at SharePoint TechFest Dallas

Join us at the 6th Annual SharePoint TechFest on May 1st at the Irving Convention Center in Las Colinas! Visit our booth (Booth #316) at the conference to meet with us and for your chance to win one of our great prizes including: an Xbox One, a Surface RT, Best Buy and Starbuck gift cards, and more. As a ‘thank you’ to all of our valued customers, Imaginet offers you a special discount to register…

How to Get Free Money from Microsoft to Plan Your SharePoint Deployment

SharePoint 2013 redefines collaboration and document management and represents a new way to work together. As a Microsoft Volume Licensing Software Assurance customer, Microsoft can provide you with free funding for SharePoint Deployment Planning Services (SDPS). This service can help you plan a successful deployment of Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013 or SharePoint Online. With the expertise of a qualified Planning Services partner such as Imaginet, SDPS introduces advanced techniques, processes, and tools to help you…