SPBiz: Change business processes into easy SharePoint workflows

SPBiz, the virtual conference on SharePoint and Office365, starts this Wednesday! One of our authors, Dominik, has a privilege to host a session there. The session's name is "Change business processes into easy SharePoint workflows" and it is about using SharePoint platform to business process management, cheaper and faster than a full-blown BPM solution. You…Read more SPBiz: Change business processes into easy SharePoint workflows

Install and configure SharePoint 2013 Workflow

Marcin Siewnicki Microsoft introduced the new workflow engine in SharePoint 2013 – Workflow Manager. This service is based on Windows Workflow Foundation and brings new features to the SharePoint platform, such as scalability, new activities, REST, and instance management. This new engine is not available in the OOTB installation. A clean SharePoint installation offers only…Read more Install and configure SharePoint 2013 Workflow

SharePoint solution deployment with PowerShell

Marcin Baczewski While working on SharePoint solutions I often need to deploy those solutions in the development environment. Repetitive actions in that process should be automated in order for me to have more time for development and tests. In this post I will present the basic methods that I use to build custom deployment scripts.…Read more SharePoint solution deployment with PowerShell

SharePoint reminders: Never forget, always remember! (Part I)

Tomasz Głogosz Wake up! Wake up! Wake up! - Please no… just ten more minutes! Lots of us talk like that every morning with their alarm clocks. Usually we press the sleep button and after several minutes the clock rings again. But what happen if it does not? In most cases the result is oversleep…Read more SharePoint reminders: Never forget, always remember! (Part I)

Deploying SharePoint workflows: How to cut workloads and minimize risk?

Tomasz Głogosz SharePoint workflows are great at streamlining and tracking processes, ensuring their compliance, and automating tasks. Workflow automation is a must for all companies wishing to have their internal methods functioning smoothly and effectively. It makes sure that a process runs in the correct way, allows to track its current state, and speeds it…Read more Deploying SharePoint workflows: How to cut workloads and minimize risk?

Install and configure Reporting Services 2014 for SharePoint 2013

Marcin Siewnicki SQL Server Reporting Services feature can be installed on SharePoint farm. In this article I will describe required steps to install and configure SQL Server Reporting Services 2014 on SharePoint 2013. There are many combinations of SharePoint and Reporting Services version. Full table is available on MSDN site – Supported Combinations of SharePoint…Read more Install and configure Reporting Services 2014 for SharePoint 2013