Design and Development Guidelines

This section includes the following topics:

  • SharePoint Design Basics. This topic discusses fundamental challenges that architects and developers face when they create a SharePoint application.
  • SharePoint Implementation Basics. This topic describes how to perform some of the basic implementation tasks for creating a SharePoint application.
  • Managing the Application Life Cycle. This topic discusses ways to deploy and upgrade SharePoint applications. The guidance uses a topology that is recommended for small- and medium-sized companies.

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