Use the JavaScript Knockout.js Library to Port C# ViewModels to SharePoint Apps

Over the last 6 months we’ve released three sets of video tutorials on the new SharePoint 2013 App Model, which is a component of Microsoft’s Cloud App Model for its Office products. Our tutorials include: SP13-303 SharePoint 2013: Development Video Training Package, which is authored by Yaroslav Pentsarskyy SP13-306 SharePoint 2013: JavaScript and jQuery DVD, led by Marc Anderson, SharePoint MVP, and, finally SharePoint 2013: Beginning Development, led by Steve Fox, a Director of Services at Microsoft® Each of our course authors has emphasized the importance of a thorough understanding of JavaScript, and, even, HTML for anyone looking for a…
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The SharePoint 2013 Cloud App Model is Designed to Accelerate Custom Development for the Platform

SharePoint-Videos.com offers a number of different sets of video tutorials on SharePoint 2013 Development. A complete list of all the development courses for SharePoint 2013 can be found on SharePoint-Videos.com. What we have not included in any of our tutorials is a presentation of why the SharePoint 2013 Cloud App model makes sense from the standpoint of an organization looking to add some custom processes to SharePoint 2013, but not at the expense of the overall performance of the platform. Microsoft fills this gap for us with a video presentation titled 0 to 60: Developing Apps for Microsoft SharePoint 2013….
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Use Apps to Drive User Adoption of Touch Capable Devices for SharePoint Computing

In a video titled 0 to 60: Developing Apps for Microsoft SharePoint 2013 Sonya Koptyev and Keenan Newton of Microsoft® present a number of compelling scenarios for the SharePoint 2013 App Model. Certainly a lot of the rationale for “the Cloud App Model” is to enable SharePoint users with the processes they require to implement touch-capable devices (like tablets and smart phones) for daily computing tasks within SharePoint. Another important driver for this method of developing SharePoint solutions is to better serve the changing face of computing for enterprise businesses. Sonya Koptyev presents a feature worth a lot of consideration…
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Access 2013 App Model

As Darvish Shadravan, technical specialist and published author notes at the start of a short video tutorial, titled Access 2013 App Model, Access 2013 fully supports the cloud app model for electronic forms in a SharePoint Server 2013 computing environment. In his opinion, the cloud app model “delivers several advantages we didn’t have in the past”. While not noted in this tutorial, we are of the opinion a key benefit of the cloud app model is the ability developers gain, when they opt to use it, to write processes once for a scalable set of devices, including PCs, tablets and…
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