This document provides enterprise IT professionals with comprehensive technical information on Design and Intelligence
What is LiveTiles Design for SharePoint and Why do Organizations Use It?
LiveTiles Design is an application that enables organizations to accelerate delivery of tailored, consumer grade user experiences via their existing investment in the SharePoint platform - without the time, costs and risks associated with traditional custom development.
How is LiveTiles Design for SharePoint Utilized in Organizations?
Organizations use LiveTiles to build many kinds of business solutions - traditional intranets used for corporate communications and document management, extranets for communicating with vendors and partners and custom portals focused on managing specific business processes.
Iterative & Evergreen Ethos
Importantly, LiveTiles provides an approach not just to meeting the specific needs of a single project, but an ability to rapidly respond to new business needs as they arise through time. This ethos is exemplified by our iterative release of new capabilities based on industry and client feedback.
SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS & PREREQUISITES
Typically, any customer with a subscription to Office 365 SharePoint Online or licensed for SharePoint Server 2019, 2016, 2013 is ready to use LiveTiles after basic configurations.
Office 365 SharePoint Online Deployments
- Deploy an App Catalog via the Office 365 Administration Center
- Allow Custom Scripting via the Office 365 Administration Center
SharePoint Server 2019, 2016, 2013
Deploy an App Catalog via the SharePoint Server Central Administration
LiveTiles will function in:
- Internet Explorer 11
- Current version of Chrome
- Current version of Firefox
- Current versions of iOS browsers
- Current versions of Android browsers
Classic & Modern SharePoint Support
LiveTiles Design is designed to function inside either Classic or Modern SharePoint sites.
Installation of the LiveTiles App
The LiveTiles Design app conforms to Microsoft requirements for the SharePoint Add-in model. The LiveTiles Design appx package install into a sub-site in the target site collection with the requisite assets and two additional SharePoint permissions groups – LiveTiles Owners and LiveTiles Designers.