Building a Power Virtual Agents Productivity BOT – Part 2 Get My Microsoft Planner Tasks Video

This video is a continuation of Part 1 where we built a Power Virtual Agents Productivity BOT. That BOT focused on retrieving a person’s meetings by making calls through the Microsoft Graph API. In this video we are are going to expand on our BOT, but this time are going to add retrieving Microsoft Planner Tasks that have not been completed. Within our architecture, a … Continue reading Building a Power Virtual Agents Productivity BOT – Part 2 Get My Microsoft Planner Tasks Video

Building a Power Virtual Agents Productivity BOT – Part 1 Get My Meetings Video

Power Virtual Agents (PVA) provides a way to democratize access to building conversational BOTs. With the amount of information that exists today in the enterprise, I thought it would be a good experiment to try and bring all of this information to a user by issuing simple commands through a BOT. My plan is to come up with a 3-part series that demonstrates how to … Continue reading Building a Power Virtual Agents Productivity BOT – Part 1 Get My Meetings Video

Calling Graph Reports API Using Power Automate

Microsoft provides an out-of-box Power BI report for organizations looking to gain an understanding of their Microsoft 365 usage. While these reports are extremely useful, you have less control over the underlying data model and the data is based upon monthly usage for the past 12 months. There may be situations when you want more timely access to data and want to persist it for … Continue reading Calling Graph Reports API Using Power Automate

Power Automate Approval Timeouts & Escalations

I recently had a colleague ask me how they can re-route approvals when someone is out of the office for an extended period of time, like on vacation. One way to address this situation is to use the combination of the Timeout Duration setting that exists within the Approvals action and then using the Configure run after settings that allows you to follow a specific … Continue reading Power Automate Approval Timeouts & Escalations

Enterprise Power Apps and Power Automate Governance Video–Part 3

Previously, I published Part 1 of a 3 part series where I discussed Securing your environment and Part 2 which discussed how you can Monitor the activities of your users using Power Platform tools. In this video I will discuss Alert and Action strategies that administrators can use to govern their Power Apps and Power Automate (Microsoft Flow ) environments. The topics discussed in this … Continue reading Enterprise Power Apps and Power Automate Governance Video–Part 3

Enterprise Power Apps and Power Automate Governance Videos–Part 1

This past week, I participated in an event put on by Microsoft Canada and Fidelity Factory. At this event I spoke about Power Apps and Power Automate Governance. I had requests about whether or not this event was recorded, so I decided to record some videos on the subject. Due to the length of content, I decided to break this into a 3 part series: … Continue reading Enterprise Power Apps and Power Automate Governance Videos–Part 1

Connecting Power Virtual Agents to ServiceNow using Power Automate Video

At Ignite, Microsoft announced the general availability (GA) of  Power Virtual Agents, a no-code experience for building BOTs. The Power Virtual Agents service is part of the Power Platform family that includes Power Apps, Power Bi and Power Automate (formerly known as Microsoft Flow). In this video, I will walk you through how to build a Power Virtual Agent that allows users to interact with … Continue reading Connecting Power Virtual Agents to ServiceNow using Power Automate Video