Previously, we had build an Azure Function that uses CSOM to connect with SharePoint Online. Let's build an API that will return data. Create Azure Function Similar to the function that we had build in last post, create a new Function and add project.json file with below mentioned content.
Azure Functions are compute resources that are also referred as serverless.(of course they run on server but we never have to worry about it ) Azure Functions have triggers that define when these functions should be executed. One of the trigger type is HttpTrigger. You can invoke Azure Function by
One of the critical part in building SharePoint Framework solution is to be aware about development tool chain. Since this modern tool chain is completely new for SharePoint developers who have experience in Server side development and Visual Studio as development platform, we will cover each part of this tool
Toolchain To support customizations to SharePoint Online, Microsoft had introduced earlier new development model called Add-in Model. While this Add-in model is still supported and will be supported, there are some customization scenarios that needs more robust and mature development model for developers. SharePoint Framework is supposed to be Microsoft’