Thorsten Hans

Thorsten Hans

Stories about Azure, Kubernetes and Cloud-Native Computing

  1. On the move — Goodbye SharePoint

    After many years I'll finally leave the SharePoint business. In this article I'm sharing some of the reasons.

  2. ShareCoffee 0.1.3

    Learn all the new features and APIs of ShareCoffee 0.1.3

  3. ShareCoffee 0.1.2

    See what's new in ShareCoffee 0.1.2

  4. ShareCoffee eBook

    After a long and intensive time, I''m really proud to announce my first eBook

  5. ShareCoffee with JsonLight support

    ShareCoffee receives support for JSONLight. Opt-in and make your Apps faster and more efficient

  6. From the field: Ensure SharePoint Context for all kinds of redirects in MVC

    Are you building Provider Hosted Apps? Check out these insights from real-world projects.

  7. ShareCoffee 0.0.11

    Check out what is new in ShareCoffee 0.0.11

  8. The ShareCoffee logo

    Finally, ShareCoffee got its own logo. Ø3DÜ84

  9. ShareCoffee.UserProfiles is available

    A bunch of new features for ShareCoffee targeting user profiles. Check them out!

  10. Query FormDigestValue from SharePoint using ShareCoffee

    Do you know ShareCoffee? It's an API abstraction for SharePoint APIs and it makes daily tasks - such as querying the FormDigestValue - really easy.

  11. ShareCoffee.Search is available

    ShareCoffee receives an Add-On. Now you can consume SharePoint's Search API directly from ShareCoffee and easily find things located in SharePoint or Office365.

  12. Using SharePoint 2013 Search REST API to execute PostQueries

    SharePoint is exposing it's Search service via HTTP. In this article I share some essential tips when using SharePoint's Search Service via HTTP.

  13. What's new in ShareCoffee 0.0.8

    See what is new in ShareCoffee 0.0.8

  14. Visualise your data with ShareCoffee and ChartJS

    Learn how to query data from SharePoint using ShareCoffee and visualize it with the open-source library Chart.js.

  15. Loading the App ChromeControl with ShareCoffee

    When building SharePoint Apps, you've to load the so-called App chrome. This post explains how to make this integration smoother with ShareCoffee

  16. ShareCoffee is available

    I'm proud to release the first version of ShareCoffee. A small but powerful library which unifies consumption of SharePoint's HTTP based APIs. In addition a bunch of helpers are included for the SharePoint App framework.

  17. From Zero to Hero — How we brand SharePoint using Yeoman

    Learn how we build SharePoint branding projects using latest frontend technologies such as Yeoman, CoffeeScript, Pug and SASS

  18. Talking to SharePoint's REST Services with C# using RESTSharp

    Do you have to consume data from SharePoint using C#? Then this article is for you! It explains how to query data from SharePoint's API using RESTSharp.

  19. Wrong MSDN documentation on SharePoint's REST interface

    Today I found another bug in MSDN documentation which is worth sharing for SharePoint developers

  20. Create a SP2013 VM on Azure using PowerShell

    Do you need a SharePoint Development environment? Read this article and learn how to spin it up in Azure using PoSh.

  21. Launch modal dialogs from ECB CustomActions from within the HostWeb

    Learn how to launch modal dialogs in a SharePoint App using CustomActions for the EditControlBlock

  22. ShareCamp 2013 recap

    Read the Recap of ShareCamp 2013

  23. Windows Azure IaaS reaches GA

    Microsoft Azure IaaS components just hit GA, so it's the right time to spin up a SharePoint farm on Azure. Read what you need and how much you've to pay for it.

  24. Prevent errors while using SPWebConfigModification

    Have you ever heard of SPWebConfigModification? If so, check this post and see how to use it correctly.

  25. Yammer vs SharePoint Social in 2013

    Should you use Yammer or SharePoint's social features? Which challenges will you face? What was our feedback from implementing Yammer at our company.