Category Archives: SharePoint 2013

Check Office 365 Roadmap!

As many or my clients are now moving to Office 365, the cloud version of SharePoint, Exchange and their variants. I lose my control on patches and upgrade to the platform. In the past, our team control and advise the customer of new releases, features and create plan for the delivery to on-prem environment. Nowadays,… Read More »

SharePoint Farm Version Number

Many of our folks in the field rely on SharePoint Farm Version number information in Central Administration to compare the patch level between servers. While this number is showing the latest SharePoint Foundation, it doesn’t always mean that you have a completely patched SharePoint farm. The reason, because Microsoft releases many different type of patches:… Read More »

Progressive Solution Installation Package using Nuget (part-3)

English Previously in the part-1 and part-2, we discuss the problem to create installation package in a complex project. We choose to use Nuget package instead of creating MSI, as Nuget implements OPC and very close to developer activities. Moreover it still serve our purpose to create versioned package, where version number of the installation package… Read More »

Progressive Solution Installation Package using Nuget (part-2)

English We continue our discussion to create installation package for our complex project. To remind you, a complex project is a software development project that delivers many component in the BOM (SharePoint WSP, scripts, batch files, etc.) See part-1 here. Defining Package Format As the title suggest, our package format is Nuget. Nuget is the… Read More »

Progressive Solution Installation Package using Nuget (part-1)

English It is rare that in real-life project that we only deliver 1 SharePoint Solution using WSP in the installation package of our solution. Even in very simple case, the installation package must contain at least Release Notes, Installation Guide which is not part of WSP. In more complex case, the installation package must also contains… Read More »