Profile of Shawn Shell
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Articles by Shawn Shell
posted in June 2008
SharePoint seems to have halted virtually every conversation about alternate portal technologies. One colleague compare SharePoint to Kleenex, Band Aid, and Xerox - no one installs "portals" anymore, they install "SharePoint." This begs the question: does SharePoint represent the end-all of portal products?
Microsoft recently announced the latest version of the Visual Studio Extensions for Windows SharePoint Services (v1.2). The update is significant in that, among specific improvements in and to "out-of-the-box" projects, Redmond has added support for Visual Studio 2008. For those developing on SharePoint, this should improve your experience in a number of ways...