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
SharePoint Framework extensions samples

SharePoint Framework extensions samples

Recently, Microsoft released the developer preview of SharePoint Framework extensions. Here are a few samples that will help you get started. SharePoint Framework extensions When looking at a new technology, sample solutions help me understand how the different pieces fit together and to see what's possible. I looked for samples
Logging in SharePoint Framework solutions

Logging in SharePoint Framework solutions

Proper logs are invaluable when your solution isn't working as expected. Here is how you can log information in the SharePoint Framework. You're blind without logging When building software it's hard to avoid bugs. The more complex the solution, the bigger the odds that one of its parts will malfunction