How to use Power Platform's advanced data backend for all your apps | Microsoft Dataverse

published 1 month ago by Microsoft Mechanics

Take a closer look at Microsoft Dataverse, a managed service that securely shapes, stores, and manages any data across your business apps, from ERP systems to user generated Power Apps. Dataverse empowers citizen developers to quickly develop apps at scale, and pro developers to easily create apps that interoperate across multiple systems. Marc Mercuri, engineering lead, joins Jeremy Chapman to show how Dataverse is a great data backend for any app and any developer – without the need to architect, implement or manage it. Dataverse for Microsoft Teams: Provides the data layer behind the Power Apps integration with Teams. As you build data rich apps, it places text and file based data in the right data store. Great for everyday, no-code apps built in Teams. Scales to a million rows, or 2GB. Dataverse in Power Apps Studio: Works as the backend service that powers Power Apps, Power Automate, Power Virtual Agents and Power BI. More capacity, control and capabilities Built on additional enterprise-grade Azure services for larger scale, data integration, relevance search, off-line support and more granular security. Scales to 4TB or more. Dataverse Pro-Dev: Easily bring in existing data for an app Use virtual tables to directly call your remote data without importing or moving it. Greater control and security options. Build search into your apps and even into your processes or bots. ► QUICK LINKS: 00:00 - Introduction 00:45 - What is Dataverse? 02:17 - How to get Dataverse for Teams 03:57 - How it’s built: Behind the scenes 05:05 - Dataverse in Power Apps Studio 06:17 - Additional options: Business rules 07:15 - Bring in existing data 08:45 - How to integrate Search 10:42 - Dataverse Pro-Dev 12:18 - Wrap up: How to get started ► Link References: For guidance and tutorials, go to See controls for governance and compliance in action at Learn more about virtual tables at Get plugins and code samples at ► Unfamiliar with Microsoft Mechanics? We are Microsoft’s official video series for IT. You can watch and share valuable content and demos of current and upcoming tech from the people who build it at #Microsoft. Subscribe to our YouTube: Join us on the Microsoft Tech Community: Watch or listen via podcast here: ► Keep getting this insider knowledge, join us on social: Follow us on Twitter: Follow us on LinkedIn: Follow us on Facebook:

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