You don't need a CDN

You don't need a CDN

Many articles about building SharePoint Framework solutions mention uploading your files to a CDN. But are you sure you actually need one? What is a CDN Content Delivery Network (CDN) is a system, that uses servers distributed around the globe to deliver files to users. By automatically choosing the server
Presenting at Microsoft Ignite 2017

Presenting at Microsoft Ignite 2017

Interested in the SharePoint Framework? Join me at Microsoft Ignite 2017! I'll have the pleasure and honor of co-presenting two sessions about the SharePoint Framework. Update Sep 21: For personal reasons I won't be joining Ignite after all. Nevertheless, the sessions I mention below go on as planned as I
Build SharePoint Framework solutions for SharePoint Online and on-premises

Build SharePoint Framework solutions for SharePoint Online and on-premises

Now that you can build SharePoint Framework solutions for both SharePoint online and on-premises, you need to decide which one you want to target. SharePoint Framework for on-premises Yesterday, Microsoft announced the long-awaited support for SharePoint Framework on-premises. With the release of Feature Pack 2, we are now able to
Can users download your SharePoint Framework scripts as quickly as possible?

Can users download your SharePoint Framework scripts as quickly as possible?

Serving your scripts as quickly as possible is necessary to get great performance of your SharePoint Framework customizations. So how good is your setup? In the past, the majority of the code of your customizations ran on a server. To improve the performance of your solution, you would use a
Optimize your SharePoint Framework files delivery for performance

Optimize your SharePoint Framework files delivery for performance

Using the standard toolchain you can easily deploy your SharePoint Framework files to Microsoft Azure. Here is what you should do next to ensure that users will load these files as quickly as possible. It's not in SharePoint anymore In the past, when building SharePoint customizations, Microsoft recommended us to