Category Archives: SharePoint

Enforcing Good Development Practices in SharePoint

When building out SharePoint systems more often than not some element of custom code will be involved. This is especially true if the requirements are challenging or don’t quite stick to traditional ‘out of the box’ SharePoint behaviour. In SharePoint 2013 this could mean the use of JavaScript, C#, VB.Net, even PHP or Ruby to […]

SPC Adriatics 2014 recap and slides

Last week I had the pleasure to speak at the “Probably best SharePoint conference in the world” SPC Adriatics in Zagreb, Crotia. Being a conference organizer myself with SharePoint Saturday Stockholm, I have to congratulate the team Nenad Trajkovski, Adis Jugo and Toni Frankola to deliver a perfect event which does not have to hide from any other commercial conference I […]

SharePoint health check (3): Auditing Customizations

This post is the third of a series explaining how to audit your SharePoint farm. SharePoint health check (1): Auditing the SharePoint farm SharePoint health check (2): Extracting Customizations SharePoint health check (3): Auditing Customizations (this post) Analyzing the Customizations In the previous post we retrieved all code customizations with the help of a little PowerShell script. In order […]

SharePoint health check (2): Extracting Customizations

This post is the second of a series explaining how to audit your SharePoint farm. SharePoint health check (1): Auditing the SharePoint farm SharePoint health check (2): Extracting Customizations (this post) SharePoint health check (3): Auditing Customizations Extracting Customizations from the Farm When auditing the customizations of your SharePoint farm, the first step is to retrieve all of them in their currently […]

SharePoint health check (1): Auditing the SharePoint farm

This post is the first of a series explaining how to audit your SharePoint farm. SharePoint health check (1): Auditing the SharePoint farm (this post) SharePoint health check (2): Extracting Customizations SharePoint health check (3): Auditing Customizations Auditing the SharePoint Infrastructure Maintenance is an essential part of running a healthy SharePoint farm. There’s a range of things to […]