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SharePoint test driven development

Test Driven Development is an essenti​​al process to make quality IT products by forcing us to test every requirement of the project. But how can we work with Test Driven Development for SharePoint projects? Type mocking is a must…

SharePoint Conference 2014

The 2014 SharePoint Conference took place last month in Las Vegas. For those who could not make it, from the channel 9 msdn web you can watch plenty of videos taken during the conference: SPC 2014 videos Many products…

A few days ago I was contacted to give a SharePoint programming training to IT developers. As I was reviewing the training content I found one topic was “programming Silverlight applications for SharePoint”. Silverlight? People still use Silverlight? I personally…

It is now official: InfoPath has been retired. More details on the official Office blog. What to say about ​it? Personally, I have ​never really liked it. The main idea of InfoPath was to be a tool for designing…

Visual studio online

When IT projects involve many developers​​, every (decent) software company should have a proper revision control system. It sounds obvious but I have seen some companies not using them… Here at iXiT we w​​ere so far using SVN, which…