SharePoint Framework & Angular Elements : Mocking your data
December 4, 2017
You now have access to data directly in your browser! It’s amazing and that will make you successful building great experiences to your connected data within SharePoint! Though, I really think that one of the most amazing pieces of the SharePoint Framework is to be able to test and execute it in a local environment.
SharePoint Framework & Angular Elements : Connecting to your SharePoint data
December 3, 2017
Your first webpart now works but how cool would it be if you could leverage some data that exists in your Office 365 data? If you’re thinking like me, you’re at the right spot! Angular Elements and SharePoint Framework are still in their developments.
SharePoint Framework & Angular Elements : Building your first Web Part
December 2, 2017
Now that you are excited by the introduction of Angular Elements, a Google technology that enables us, Enterprise Developers, to use Angular as a Development tool rather than a full blown framework, how cool would it be to start using it TODAY, using its current alpha/beta release?
I'm killing the SPFx Angular Boilerplate... And it's a good thing!
December 1, 2017
A bit of background I’ve been working in the last few months to understand better the integration possibilities between Angular and the famous SharePoint Framework and I had a lot of fun discovering this landscape! I’ve been building some kind of a workaround with the help of some resources being made available by Microsoft a couple of months ago (funny story, I’m writing this blog post at the exact same coffee shop in a suburb of Montreal where that journey started 10 months ago) and I’ve been touring with a session to show that it was indeed possible to play with Angular and SharePoint, even though I was not recommending it for anyone who wanted to push that code to production.
SharePoint Framework and Angular - Walkthrough of the SPFx Angular Boilerplate
August 1, 2017
In this post, we will cover the general concepts used to make the SharePoint Framework Angular Boilerplate work and how it solves the challenges that were preventing the production use of both technologies together. This post is part of a series that contains the following posts :
SharePoint Framework and Angular - Introducing the SPFx Angular Boilerplate
July 31, 2017
So… This had to happen. Being an Office Developer and using Angular as my main UI framework, I really wanted to find a solution for supporting Angular in the modern SharePoint development toolchain, the SharePoint Framework. I’ve been starting my journey where Microsoft left (the angular2-prototype proof-of-concept that was created by some of the Microsoft folks) and made sure we can improve it to make it usable and supportable in the long run.