Knowledge Sharing Power Platform Vocabularly
21 December 2020
One of my favorite ways to learn is to share knowledge. I find that all of the other perspectives I get from this exercise really help me shift and refine what I have learned.
In the last two years I have been under the fire house learning. It is both exciting, amazing and daunting when we consider how much more there is always to learn. It is also a twist for those of us who have years of experience. The experience makes a huge difference, but it also always has to be continually refined.
One of the first major learning tips is to get your head around the vocabulary quickly. It has served me well to think about the following.
The Power Platform, this is really an evolution to getting closer and closer to using the entire Microsoft Stack of awesome. The long loved deep integration to Office is now 100 times better AND there is also the deep integration to Azure and many of the new Azure functions.
Microsoft Dynamics 365 "Apps" are all Model Driven Power Apps on the Power Platform.
Power Automate (Flow) The ability to automate, respond and receive responses and an alignment/replacement or stepping stone to both work flows and logic apps and you can learn more here.
Power BI Much loved and amazing reporting and business intelligence and analytics and you can learn more here
Power Virtual Bots, Not only bots, but Robotic Process Automation (RPA) and you can learn more here and here.