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Reminders and TakeAways for SharePoint Hybrid

Why write this Post Last Updated: December 9th 2014 While I do have some resources spread across the ‘Interwebs’ on Hybrid especially as I deliver sessions and webinars, I found myself with a unique opportunity as I prepare for my latest SharePoint Hybrid session coming up on December 15th 2014.  […]


Going to TechEd.Interested in SharePoint.Hybrid.Yammer.Search.OneDrive 1

Yes, I wanted the Topic and URL to have all the Key Topic Areas around my Session. Cheesy, yes I know, but it gets the point across 🙂 Now for more serious stuff. What is TechEd & why you should care TechEd is a Microsoft Conference for ITPros and Developers […]


Watch All My Sessions at SharePoint Conference 2014

A few weeks ago I was honored to speak at this years SharePoint Conference held at the Venetian in Las Vegas. I delivered three (3) Sessions which focused largely on: Business Connectivity Services (BCS) in SharePoint Server On Premises and Online – Hybrid BCS Apps highlighting some of the new […]


Game Plan for SharePoint Conference Session 330 and 313 1

What’s our Theme I have three sessions at SharePoint Conference 2014 and the overarching theme of my sessions and perhaps for the Conference will be centered around Cloud, Apps, and Hybrid.  Please visit this blog to see more details about my sessions, I am using this blog post to refine […]


Check out my SharePoint Conference 2014 Session Teaser 2

Movie Trailers and More for my SPC Sessions In the lead up to SharePoint Conference 2014 on March 3rd through 6th at the Venetian Hotel in Las Vegas session speakers are doing all they can to drum up excitement (rightfully so) for their sessions.  Keep up on all my session […]


SQL Azure to EF5 to OData to BCS EL 3

Précis So yesterday, I was talking with Ted Pattison as he did a Critical Path class on the Great SharePoint Adventure (GSA) and a question was asked by one of his students about using Entity Framework to connect to a Oracle Database and then make an External Content Type and […]


Answered: Leave request for SharePoint O365 Sample on MSDN 5

Précis So, I as a cure for insomnia, decided to troll the CODE.MSDN site for questions that interested me.  I found this request and figured it was something i could knock out, so i did. There was not much to go on interms of HARD requirements so i posed a […]


Part 2 of 3-Blog Update on SharePoint BCS with full CRUD 5

Consistently two of my most heavily viewed/visited post based on WordPress Metrics is the one highlighted below, see the image for the top 5 all How To: Create, Configure, Consume SharePoint 2010 Secure Store in Business Connectivity Services Creating a SharePoint 2010 External Content Type with CRUD Methods using LINQ […]


Blog Update on SharePoint BCS with full CRUD Part 1 of 3 7

Précis Consistently two of my most heavily viewed/visited post based on WordPress Metrics is the one highlighted below, see the image for the top 5 all How To: Create, Configure, Consume SharePoint 2010 Secure Store in Business Connectivity Services Creating a SharePoint 2010 External Content Type with CRUD Methods using […]