Introduction to the Power Platform - fundamentals

Business User
Power Platform

Organizations need flexibility when developing business solutions to fit their needs. Business solutions need the ability to be deployed quickly, easily tailored to an organization, accessible on different platforms and types of devices, as well as offer customized analytic and reporting options. This is where the Microsoft Power Platform comes in. It provides organizations with the tools necessary to build these applications.

In this module, you will:

  • Describe the Common Data Service and look at the different options available to extend the Common Data Model to fit the unique needs of organizations.
  • Examine what PowerApps is and how it can be used to create Model Driven Applications based on an organizations data model, or how canvas apps can be created to build targeted business applications based on a defined need.
  • Explore what Microsoft Flow is, and how it can be leveraged to automate processes for organizations such as approvals, routing, and notifications.
  • Describe Power BI and the reporting and analytical options that it provides organizations across multiple data sources.