Microsoft Power Platform Fundamentals (PL-900)

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Microsoft Power Platform Fundamentals (PL-900)

Authors: Hugo Barona, Vlad Catrinescu, Matthew Soucoup

This path covers certification objectives for the Microsoft Power Platform Fundamentals (PL-900). Candidates for this exam are users who aspire to improve productivity by... Read more

What you will learn:

  • Business value of Power Platform
  • Core components of Power Platform
  • Business value of Power BI
  • Business value of Power Apps
  • Business value of Power Automate
  • Business value of Power Virtual Agents

Pre-requisites

There are no prerequisites required for this path.

Path Courses

This path covers certification objectives for the Microsoft Power Platform Fundamentals (PL-900).

Candidates for this exam are users who aspire to improve productivity by automating business processes, analyzing data to produce business insights, and acting more effectively by creating simple app experiences.

Power Platform: Getting Started

by Hugo Barona

Jul 2, 2020 / 2h 1m

2h 1m

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Description

This course is for you if you are looking to get started in Power Platform, or if you plan to earn the Power Platform fundamentals certification badge. In this course, Power Platform: Getting Started, you’ll learn to leverage Power Platform to enable your business to grow sustainably. First, you’ll explore the Power Platform to understand the features and benefits it provides you, and how you can use its core components to improve your business results. Next, you’ll discover how you can use Power Apps to build enterprise-class applications to fill your business needs. Finally, you’ll learn how to leverage Power Automate to build automation to your business processes and improve productivity, and leverage Power BI to get insights from your data and understand how successful your business is. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of Power Platform needed to enable your business to grow sustainably.

Table of contents
  1. Course Overview
  2. Overview of Power Platform
  3. Leveraging Power Apps to Build Enterprise-class Applications
  4. Leveraging Power Automate to Automate Your Business Processes
  5. Leveraging Power BI to Get Insights from Your Data and Business
  6. Leveraging Power Virtual Agent to Build Intelligent Chatbots

Core Components of Power Platform

by Vlad Catrinescu

May 8, 2020 / 1h 23m

1h 23m

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The Microsoft Power Platform is one of the world’s leading platforms for low-code applications and business intelligence, and one of the core pillars of the Microsoft cloud offering. While the Power Platform is made of multiple products, they share some important core components. In this course, Core Components of Power Platform, you’ll learn what those core components are, as well as how each of them is used by different products in the Power Platform. First, you'll explore connectors. Next, you’ll discover the AI Builder. Finally, you’ll learn how the common data service can be leveraged to securely store information for your Power Platform apps. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of the Power Platform needed to more efficiently build your apps.

Table of contents
  1. Course Overview
  2. Introduction to the Core Power Platform Components
  3. Understanding Connectors
  4. Understanding the Common Data Service
  5. Understanding the AI Builder
  6. Course Conclusion

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Demonstrating the Business Value of Power BI

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by Ranjan Relan

Demonstrating the Business Value of Power Apps

by Matthew Soucoup

Jul 28, 2020 / 1h 23m

1h 23m

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Imagine the day that whenever you have a manual business task driving you crazy, you create an app to automate it. That day is today, and Power Apps gives you the ability. In this course, Demonstrating the Business Value of Power Apps, you’ll learn to automate manual business processes without writing a line of code. First, you’ll explore what Power Apps are and build a canvas app. Next, you’ll discover the benefits of model-driven apps. Finally, you’ll learn how to bring Power Apps to the web with the Power Apps portal. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of Power Apps needed to automate manual business processes without writing a line of code.

Table of contents
  1. Course Overview
  2. Power Apps Basics
  3. Build Your First Canvas App
  4. Extend Canvas Apps with Additional Controls and Multiple Data Sources
  5. Model-driven Power Apps
  6. Power Apps and the Web

Demonstrating the Business Value of Power Automate

by Vlad Catrinescu

May 20, 2020 / 1h 50m

1h 50m

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With over 200 million monthly active users, Microsoft 365 is the productivity platform of choice for most enterprises in the world. Microsoft Power Automate, a key pillar of the Power Platform is a business process automation tool that allows you to streamline and automate business processes. In this course, Demonstrating Business value of Power Automate, you will learn foundational knowledge of Microsoft Power Automate. First, you will learn the basic terms and concepts of Microsoft Power Automate. Next, you will discover how to create your own basic workflows either starting from a template, or from a blank slate. Finally, you will explore more advanced types of workflows such as business process flows and UI flows. When you’re finished with this course, you will have the skills and knowledge of Microsoft Power Automate needed to automate business processes in your own organization!

Table of contents
  1. Course Overview
  2. The Basics of Microsoft Power Automate
  3. Create Flows in Microsoft Power Automate
  4. Introducing Business Process Flows
  5. Robotic Process Automation Using UI Flows
  6. Course Conclusion

Demonstrating the Business Value of Power Virtual Agents

by Vlad Catrinescu

Jun 5, 2020 / 1h 5m

1h 5m

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Power Virtual Agents empowers teams to easily create powerful bots using a guided, no-code graphical interface without the need for data scientists or developers. In this course, Demonstrate the business value of Power Virtual Agents, you’ll learn to describe and demonstrate the value of Power Virtual Agents. First, you’ll explore what Power Virtual agents are and what business challenges they solve. Next, you’ll discover how to create a basic bot using Power Virtual Agents. Finally, you’ll learn how to publish and monitor your bot. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of Power Virtual Agents needed to demonstrate business value of Power Virtual Agents and create your own bots.

Table of contents
  1. Course Overview
  2. The Basics of Power Virtual Agents
  3. Creating a Power Virtual Agents Bot
  4. Publishing & Monitoring a Power Virtual Agents Bot
  5. Course Conclusion