Building and Administering PowerApps

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Building and Administering PowerApps

Author: Vishwas Lele

In this skill we will cover how to build low-code applications with PowerApps platform, securely store and manage data used by business applications in CDS, administer PowerApps,... Read more

What you will learn:

  • Create LOB Application
  • Examine CDS Capabilities
  • Create and Manage Environments

Pre-requisites

No prerequisite knowledge needed.

Beginner

In this beginner section we will cover the basics of PowerApps development. At the end of this section you will have the knowledge to start building PowerApps for your organization

Line of Business (LOB) Apps with Canvas PowerApps and Flow

by Vishwas Lele

May 3, 2018 / 1h 58m

1h 58m

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Description

At the core of the PowerApps development is a thorough understanding of mobile-enabled functionality, existing domain entities, and connections to external systems. In this course, Line of Business (LOB) Apps with Canvas PowerApps, you will learn the basics of PowerApps development. First, you will discover how low-code development like PowerApps, combined with the overall Business Application Platform, is changing the way you address the needs of information workers. Next, you will take a deep dive into the capabilities of PowerApps development, including controls, expression language, and external-sources binding. Finally, you will look at a real-world example, combined with deployment considerations and security. When you’re finished with this course, you will have the knowledge to start building PowerApps for your organization.

Table of contents
  1. Course Overview
  2. Introduction to PowerApps and Flow
  3. Low-code Development with PowerApps
  4. Line of Business - A Real World Example
  5. PowerApps and ALM

Intermediate

The focus on the beginner section was to show you how to build PowerApps. In this intermediate section, we will cover the skills you need to extend the PowerApps to effectively leverage CDS. At the end of this section you’ll have a foundational knowledge of CDS that will help immensely as you move forward and use CDS in your low-code applications.

Introduction to Common Data Service (CDS)

by Vishwas Lele

Jul 31, 2019 / 1h 53m

1h 53m

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At the core of any low-code development platform, like the Power Platform, is the ability to secure and easily store and manage data used by business applications. This is where Common Data Service (CDS) comes in. In this course, Introduction to Common Data Service (CDS), you will learn the skills you need to work effectively with CDS. First, you’ll learn about the critical use cases and the high-level architecture of CDS in the context of the overall PowerApps Platform. Next, you’ll explore CDS' capabilities like entities, relationships, auditing, annotations, REST API, business rules, and workflow. Finally, you’ll learn about the security, governance, and integration aspects of CDS. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have a foundational knowledge of CDS that will help immensely as you move forward and use CDS in your low-code applications.

Table of contents
  1. Course Overview
  2. Why PowerApps and CDS?
  3. CDS Essentials
  4. Security, Governance, and Integration

Advanced

In this advanced section, we will learn how to administer PowerApps effectively including setting up effective governance. At the end of this section you’ll have a foundational knowledge for administering PowerApps.

Microsoft Power Platform Administration Foundation

by Vishwas Lele

Apr 27, 2020 / 2h 7m

2h 7m

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The Microsoft Power Platform is one leading high productivity low-code platforms with over 3 million monthly active developers. But with great power comes great responsibility. In this course, Microsoft Power Platform Administration Foundation, you will gain the ability to administer your Power Platform environments. First, you will learn to create and manage environments. Next, you will discover the Power Platform security basics. Finally, you will explore how to set up monitoring. When you are finished with this course, you will have the skills and knowledge of the Microsoft Power Platform Administration needed to be an effective administrator.

Table of contents
  1. Course Overview
  2. Create and Manage Environments
  3. Set up Power Platform Security
  4. Set up Monitoring
  5. Power Platform Tuning and Optimization
  6. Compliance and Licensing