Now everyone can quickly build and share low-code apps with Microsoft Power Apps.
Ever changing business dynamics and the ever-increasing need for faster go to market has made custom app development a need of the hour. PowerApps is a suite of apps, services, connectors and knowledge platform from the Microsoft stable that gives a (RAD) rapid application development environment for custom app development. Using PowerApps, your development team will quickly build custom business apps that connect with your SME knowledge and your app specific data. With PowerApps your development team can leverage the underlying knowledge platform (Common knowledge Service for Apps) or various online and on-premises knowledge sources (Excel, Office 365, SharePoint, Dynamics 365, SQL Server, and so on) to maximize their productivity and efficiency without spending time chasing resources on the web.
Empower your team to start building and launching apps right away using prebuilt templates, drag-and-drop simplicity, and quick deployment—then roll out continuous improvements as needed.
Give everyone the power to build the apps they need with advanced functionality previously only available to professional developers—including pre-built AI components. improvements as needed.
Provide professional developers the tools to seamlessly extend app capabilities with Azure Functions and custom connectors to proprietary or on-premises systems.
Dynamics 365 applications, like Dynamics 365 for Service, Dynamics 365 for Marketing and Dynamics 365 for Sales use the underlying data platform (Common Data Service for Apps) used by PowerApps to store and secure data. Sync up your PowerApps with data from Dynamics 365 in minutes without the need for integration. Build your apps on core business data generated through the Dynamics 365 suite.
All Microsoft 365 Business and Enterprise subscriptions are included with PowerApps and Power Automate capabilities which are limited. With Premium PowerApps license, the limited capabilities are over-ruled.
The base URL of a portal can be changed after it’s provisioned from PowerApps portals admin center under Portal Actions > Change base URL
Using Auditing in Microsoft Dataverse, the changes to Power Apps portals configuration can be tracked. It also helps to check the change history if it needs to be reverted.
Custom Source can be added by connecting the custom APIs to PowerApps and use it to build mobile & web apps specific to your organization.
Microsoft PowerApps is used for managing asset management or onboarding new people. It is
also used for event scheduling, expense claims, leave requests, bookings.
Download PowerApps Studio for Windows to create and publish the apps. When an app is published it is readily available for the users on any device, with whom it is shared with.
PowerApps creates custom business apps for mobile devices and web which will help the user work more efficiently and collaborate better with other users. Using PowerApps can also help in solving business specific problems and extend the software that is already in use. For example: Cost Calculator, Budget Tracking, Custom Site Inspection, customer opportunity management.
Yes, custom APIs can connect to PowerApps that can be used to create & publish mobile and
web apps as per the organizations business requirement.
There is no limit to the number of applications that can run with PowerApps. New or Existing solutions or customize existing solutions can be created using any number of apps. The per-app plan is designed to solve one business case at a time. Therefore, each license gives the user entitlement to two apps and one PowerApps portal within a single environment. A user can have multiple licenses, so multiple apps can be used for different business scenarios.