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Microsoft Power Platform Fundamentals

Microsoft via Microsoft Learn

Overview

  • Module 1: Introduction to Microsoft Power Platform
  • In this module, you will:

    • Learn the components and features of Microsoft Power Platform
    • Identify when to use each Microsoft Power Platform component application to create business solutions
    • Understand connectors
    • Learn the value of using Microsoft Power Platform to create business solutions
  • Module 2: Introduction to Dataverse
  • In this module, you will:

    • Discover Microsoft Dataverse
    • Learn about the Common Data Model
    • Identify tables, columns, and relationships
    • Learn about environments
    • Discover business rules
  • Module 3: Introduction to Power Apps
  • In this module, you will learn:

    • What is Power Apps and the business value it creates
    • How a business is using Power Apps, the rest of the Microsoft Power Platform, and Azure to help build better buildings
    • See a video walkthrough of Power Apps
  • Module 4: How to build a canvas app
  • In this module, you will:

    • Learn basic elements of Power Apps
    • Build a canvas app
    • Customize elements of your app
    • Configure and manage app settings
  • Module 5: How to build a model-driven app
  • In this module, you will:

    • Learn what model-driven apps are and how they differ from canvas apps
    • Learn the building blocks of model-driven apps
    • Learn how to create and design model-driven apps
    • Learn how to change security and share model-driven apps
  • Module 6: Introduction to Power Apps portals
  • In this module, you will:

    • Learn what are Power Apps portals and the business value they provide
    • Learn the core components for the content and data access
    • Learn how to create portals using a template
    • See some of the differences in portal behavior based on security
  • Module 7: Introduction to Power Automate
  • In this module, you will learn:

    • What is Power Automate and the business value it creates
    • How two business are using Power Automate to provide better customer experiences
    • See a video walkthrough of Power Automate
  • Module 8: How to build an automated solution
  • In this module you will:

    • Explore and build from existing flow templates
    • Create a flow triggered by a new record or record change
    • Explain how flow can automate and customize approvals
  • Module 9: Introduction to Power BI
  • In this module, you will:

    • Describe the business value and features of Power BI
    • See how Power BI works and looks from the user’s perspective
  • Module 10: How to build a simple dashboard
  • In this module, you will:

    • Learn to connect to data in Power BI desktop
    • Transform and model the data you import
    • Build basic visualizations
    • Create and share a dashboard
    • Discover how to collaborate in Power BI
  • Module 11: Introduction to Power Virtual Agents
  • In this module, you will:

    • Learn how to describe the business value and features of Power Virtual Agents
    • Learn essential components that make up Power Virtual Agents and chatbots
  • Module 12: How to build a basic chatbot
  • In this module, you will:

    • Create a bot for the first time
    • Add topics to your bot
    • Test content changes in real time
    • Deploy your bot to a test page
    • Analyze the performance of your bot after it has been deployed

Syllabus

  • Module 1: Introduction to Microsoft Power Platform
    • Introduction
    • What is Microsoft Power Platform?
    • Data Connectors
    • Data loss prevention, compliance, privacy, and accessibility
    • Pulling it all together
    • Knowledge check
    • Summary and resources
  • Module 2: Introduction to Dataverse
    • Introduction
    • Overview of Dataverse
    • Identify tables and columns in Dataverse
    • Understand relationships
    • Environments in Dataverse
    • Business rules
    • Administer
    • Knowledge check
    • Summary and resources
  • Module 3: Introduction to Power Apps
    • Introduction
    • What is Power Apps and what it can do for you
    • Customer case study - Heathrow Airport
    • Power Apps in action
    • Knowledge check
    • Summary and resources
  • Module 4: How to build a canvas app
    • Introduction
    • Learn basic elements
    • Build a canvas app
    • Get started with functions in Power Apps
    • Share an app
    • Knowledge check
    • Summary and resources
  • Module 5: How to build a model-driven app
    • Introduction to model-driven apps
    • Model-driven apps
    • Building blocks of model-driven apps
    • Design of model-driven apps
    • Create a model-driven app
    • Control security and share model-driven apps
    • Knowledge check
    • Summary
  • Module 6: Introduction to Power Apps portals
    • Introduction
    • Power Apps portals and what they can do for you
    • Get started with portals
    • Overview of core components of portals
    • Use themes in portals
    • Overview of portals security
    • Knowledge check
    • Summary
  • Module 7: Introduction to Power Automate
    • Introduction
    • What is Power Automate and the value it brings to you
    • Customer case study - TruGreen
    • Power Automate in action
    • Knowledge check
    • Summary and resources
  • Module 8: How to build an automated solution
    • Introduction
    • Create a flow from a template
    • Build recurring flows
    • Build a button flow
    • Build an approval request
    • Build a business process flow
    • Knowledge check
    • Summary and resources
  • Module 9: Introduction to Power BI
    • Introduction
    • What is Power BI?
    • Data modeling and visualizations
    • Security and administration
    • Customer case study – Miami Heat
    • Power BI in action
    • Knowledge check
    • Summary and resources
  • Module 10: How to build a simple dashboard
    • Introduction
    • Connect to data
    • Transform data
    • Visualize data
    • Build a dashboard
    • Collaborate and share
    • Knowledge check
    • Summary and resources
  • Module 11: Introduction to Power Virtual Agents
    • Introduction
    • What is Power Virtual Agents?
    • Components of Power Virtual Agents
    • Knowledge check
    • Summary
  • Module 12: How to build a basic chatbot
    • Introduction
    • Create a chatbot
    • Create and work with topics
    • Test a chatbot
    • Publish a chatbot
    • Analyze a chatbot
    • Knowledge check
    • Summary

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