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Around the globe, 1 billion Office users spend an average of two to three hours each day in Office clients, with more than 400 petabytes of data hosted in the Office 365 service. If you're a web developer, the Office 365 platform gives you the opportunity to reach these users with your business solutions, automate the day-to-day solutions, and even create custom solutions.Members of the product team walk you through real-world Office 365 scenarios and demos in this session. Explore how you can build your solutions contextually directly into the Office 365 using the App Model. Learn how to call the Office 365 APIs from your stand-alone web applications and mobile device applications to leverage services like OneDrive for Business, Mail, Calendar, People, and Sites. Watch how experts create typical intranet scenarios using the App Model, and transform your existing SharePoint Full Trust Solutions.The addition of modules 7 and 8 to this popular course provides detailed steps on what you need to get started with Office 365 development. Whether you are learning what's required to get SharePoint apps running with SharePoint Server 2013 on-premises (stand-alone and hybrid) or preparing for Exam 70-488, part of the MCSD: SharePoint Applications certification, you don't want to miss this informative training! Walk through the mobile device platform story around Office 365, including Windows Universal, Cordova, Xamarin, native iOS, and native Android development. After you learn the fundamentals in this course, take Deep Dive into the Office 365 App Model, and get even more practical tips to get you started right away.
Instructor | Jeremy Thake – Microsoft Technical Product Manager; Brian Jones – Microsoft Group Program Manager; Richard diZerega – Microsoft Architect; Scot Hillier – SharePoint MVP; Steve Walker - Microsoft Senior Program Manager; Ted Pattison - Critical Path Training Owner and Curriculum Manager
Get an introduction to the Office 365 Development platform, and explore the two main approaches to developing using the App Model (to make your customizations appear in the products) and the Office 365 APIs (to consume them from within your own applications).
Check out Apps for Office, see how to get started, and compare how the models fit in building business solutions. See compelling demonstrations to highlight where you can surface your business solutions in Office products.
See an overview of the SharePoint Hosted and Provider Hosted App Models and how to get started. Compare how the models fit in building business solutions, and watch demonstrations.
See tons of demos and real-life scenarios on achieving typical intranet or collaboration customizations using app model patterns. Explore proven patterns to build and maintain SharePoint sites in the cloud or on-premises using only app patterns, and build typical intranet, OneDrive, and collaboration customizations from scratch.
Get an overview of how Office APIs can be leveraged across mobile device platforms and stand-alone Web Application platforms, including ASP.NET MVC, Windows 8, and more. See how the Azure AD Authentication is used, and explore key scenarios to show the value of this API.
Get an introduction to the different approaches to building mobile applications that consume Office 365 platform services. Explore an overview of native mobile platform development (Android, iOS, and Windows Phone) and of cross-platform development (Cordova).
Learn about the tools and services required to get started with Office 365 development.
Find out what is required to get SharePoint Apps running with SharePoint Server 2013 on-premises, for both a stand-alone and a hybrid scenario.
The information in this module provides you with an opportunity to dive deeper into what's new in Office 365, at your own pace.