Get Azure AD app-only access token using certificate on .NET Core

Get Azure AD app-only access token using certificate on .NET Core

Communicating with SharePoint Online using an app-only access token is invaluable when building non-interactive applications. Here is how you can get an Azure AD app-only access token in .NET Core. SharePoint Online authentication protocols When building solutions for SharePoint, before you are allowed to communicate with SharePoint your application must
Mind the delay in Azure Functions outputs

Mind the delay in Azure Functions outputs

When working with Azure Functions, items added using queue and table bindings are handled differently, and you should keep that in mind. Computing without overhead Azure Functions Using Azure Functions developers can easily implement computing logic. With virtually no startup overhead, you can create a new Function App in your
The anatomy of a modern SharePoint solution

The anatomy of a modern SharePoint solution

The way we build SharePoint customizations is changing. Are self-contained solutions still the best practice or is there perhaps a better way to build SharePoint customizations? Because having everything in one place is a good thing SharePoint 2007 introduced Solution Packages - WSPs. Together with the Feature framework they offered
Configuring multi-tenant authentication with Azure App Service authentication options

Configuring multi-tenant authentication with Azure App Service authentication options

Using the Azure App Service authentication options you can easily secure your web applications and APIs no matter the technology used to build them. Did you know that the authentication options can be used to secure both single- and multi-tenant applications? Security through configuration When building web applications and APIs
Keeping the Azure Search index for your hosted Ghost blog up to date

Keeping the Azure Search index for your hosted Ghost blog up to date

Recently I wrote about using Azure Search to allow readers to search in the contents of a hosted Ghost blog. Here is how to keep the search index up to date, automatically. Searching on a hosted Ghost blog - better with Azure Search Ghost offers a great service for hosting