What is included with this book?
Leverage Office 365 data and services in powerful custom solutions
Learn how to develop custom solutions that access and interact with Office 365 data from your own apps on practically any mobile, web, or desktop platform. Paolo Pialorsi offers practical, code-rich coverage of every key aspect of Office 365 development, walking you through building a complete start-to-finish solution. You’ll learn how to use the new Microsoft Graph API to integrate users’ mail, calendars, contacts, groups, files, folders, and more. Leveraging Microsoft APIs at the REST level, you’ll discover how to create Office 365 solutions for Windows
Universal, iOS, or Android devices and target nearly any other modern platform.
Top Microsoft developer Paolo Pialorsi shows you how to
Paolo Pialors i is a consultant, trainer, conference speaker, and author who specializes in developing Microsoft Office 365 and Microsoft SharePoint–based enterprise solutions. Paolo works in a company of his own (www.piasys.com) and has a great deal of experience on Office 365 and SharePoint, and he is a Microsoft Certified Solutions Master – Charter SharePoint, as well as a Microsoft Office Servers and Services MVP. He is also a regular speaker at international IT conferences. He has spoken at Microsoft TechEd Europe, the European SharePoint Conference, the SharePoint Conference in the United States, and many other IT conferences worldwide.
Paolo is the author of many Microsoft Press books about .NET, Windows 8, SharePoint, and Office 365. His latest books include Programming Microsoft Office 365, Microsoft SharePoint 2013 Developer Reference, Build Windows 8 Apps with Microsoft Visual C# and Visual Basic Step by Step, and Programming Microsoft LINQ in Microsoft .NET 4.0. He has also written some Italian-language books about .NET, XML, and Web Services.
In 2014, he was Co-Programme Chair of the European SharePoint Conference. Since January 2015, Paolo has been a proud member of the Office 365 Developers Patterns & Practices Core Team (http://aka.ms/OfficeDevPnP).
Chapter 1 Microsoft Office 365: A quick tour
What is Microsoft Office 365?
Licensing and subscription plans
Administration in Office 365
Chapter 2 Overview of Office 365 development
Setting up your development environment
Office 365 applications development
SharePoint online development
Office client development
Chapter 3 Microsoft Graph API reference
What is the Microsoft Graph API?
Consuming users and security groups
Consuming mail, contacts, and calendars
Consuming OneDrive for Business
Working with Office 365 Groups
Chapter 4 Azure Active Directory and security
Introducing Azure Active Directory
Configuring apps and services in Azure AD
Understanding OpenID Connect and OAuth 2.0
Active Directory Authentication Library
Chapter 5 Mail, calendar, and contact services
Setting up the environment
Chapter 6 Users and Groups services
Office 365 Groups services
Chapter 7 File services
Working with drives, files, and folders
Permissions and sharing
Chapter 8 Microsoft Graph SDK for .NET
Introduction to the Microsoft Graph SDK
Chapter 9 SharePoint REST API
Introducing the REST API
Common REST API usage
Chapter 10 Creating Office 365 applications
Creating and registering the Office 365 application
Basic UI elements with Office UI Fabric
Extending and consuming SharePoint Online
Using the Microsoft Graph
Creating asynchronous jobs
Publishing the application on Azure
Office 365 Connectors
Chapter 11 Overview of Office Add-ins
Introducing Office Add-ins
Creating Outlook Add-ins
Creating Content and Task Pane Add-ins
Chapter 12 Publishing your applications and add-ins
Options for publishing add-ins and web applications
Using the Seller Dashboard
Metrics and company profile