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Tooling up for SharePoint Framework

by Danny Jessee

SharePoint developers looking to use the new SharePoint Framework must first become comfortable with several new tools and technologies. This course introduces and demonstrates each component of the SharePoint Framework development toolchain.

What you'll learn

At the core of developing solutions using the SharePoint Framework is a thorough knowledge of modern web development tools and technologies. In this course, Tooling up for SharePoint Framework, you'll learn how to stand up a new SharePoint Framework development environment. First, you'll explore the roles played by npm and Node.js in the SharePoint Framework development toolchain. Next, you'll discover how to leverage Yeoman, TypeScript, and Gulp when building SharePoint Framework projects. Finally, you'll learn how to test your SharePoint Framework projects using the Workbench. When you're finished with this course, you'll have a foundational knowledge of the SharePoint Framework developer toolchain that will help you, as you move forward, to build modern client-side solutions that runs on top of SharePoint.

About the author

Danny Jessee is a senior cloud engineer and software developer in the Washington, DC metro area. He specializes in updating legacy applications to take advantage of the cloud and building custom solutions leveraging technologies such as ServiceNow and SharePoint. He is a ServiceNow Certified System Administrator and has six AWS certifications including the AWS Certified Security - Specialty and AWS Certified DevOps Engineer - Professional. He has spoken at national SharePoint conferences and enjoys sharing his knowledge and experience with IT professionals around the world. In his spare time, he enjoys running and meteorology.

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