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

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

Automating Common Data Service (CDS) Role Permissions using Power Automate

In this post we are going to talk about how we can automate role assignment in CDS. While role assignment is rather seamless when sharing a Canvas App that uses CDS roles, it can become challenging in other scenarios like provisioning access for Dynamics 365 CE, Model Driven Apps and when you have Power Automate makers who need access to specific CDS entities. Our solution … Continue reading Automating Common Data Service (CDS) Role Permissions using Power Automate

Sending Welcome Emails to new Microsoft Teams Members

Microsoft recently released a new trigger for the Microsoft Teams connector called When a new team member is added. Once this trigger fires, a flow will be instantiated where we can kick off a notification process. In this example, we want to send the new team member links to important project documentation that will help them get up to speed quickly and save the Project … Continue reading Sending Welcome Emails to new Microsoft Teams Members

Enterprise Power Apps and Power Automate Governance Video–Part 2

Last week, I published Part 1 of a 3 part series on this topic where I discussed Securing your environment. In this video, I am going to discuss how you can Monitor the activities of your users using tools like: Office 365 Security and Compliance Logs Power Platform Admin Analytics Power Apps and Power Automate Powershell Cmdlets Power Platform Management Connectors Part 3 will be … Continue reading Enterprise Power Apps and Power Automate Governance Video–Part 2

Manage the Power Platform with the new Power Platform Administrator Role

Recently, Microsoft introduced a new security role for Power Platform administrators, appropriately called the Power Platform administrator role. Previously, there have been two types of administration roles for the Power Platform: Environment admin Tenant (Global) admin With these two roles, there were challenges in providing enough access, but not too much access. This new role aligns to the ‘principles of least privilege’.  For organizations with … Continue reading Manage the Power Platform with the new Power Platform Administrator Role

Extending RPA to Chatbots using Power Virtual Agents and Power Automate – UI Flows (Video)

In my last video we discussed how we can connect Power Virtual Agents to ServiceNow using Power Automate. In this video, we are going to enhance our chatbot to communicate with UI Flows, Microsoft’s RPA capability that is now found in Power Automate. Our scenario is that we have a legacy timesheet application that requires us to be on the corporate intranet in order to … Continue reading Extending RPA to Chatbots using Power Virtual Agents and Power Automate – UI Flows (Video)