Flow and PowerApps

Microsoft PowerApps and FlowMicrosoft Flow and Microsoft PowerApps, along with Power BI, make up Microsoft's Power Platform. This suite of tools allows for the accelerated creation of impactful applications, workflows, and dashboards and all of these applications have 200+ data connectors to both Microsoft and non-Microsoft platforms. 

As a Certified Microsoft Gold Partner, DMC is experienced with these tools and can help you implement advanced business solutions using both Flow and PowerApps.

Microsoft Flow

Microsoft Flow is an RPA (Robotic Process Automation Tool) and the next generation of SharePoint Designer Workflows. The advantage of using Microsoft Flow is that it is not SharePoint centric, allowing users to perform actions and integrate data across cloud and on-premises systems.

Flows can operate on SharePointDynamics CRM, SalesForce, SQL Server, and over 200 more platforms. This application can be used to address basic business processes as well as complex ones.

Key Features of Microsoft Flow

Flow uses a simple point and click interface to chain together steps in one or many systems and can be triggered by events in different systems or scheduled to run on a recurring basis.Flow created by DMC

Additional Microsoft Flow features include:

  • Workflow to Automate Repetitive Tasks
  • Scheduled or Event Triggered
  • Simplified Approvals
  • Cloud-based and Mobile Friendly
  • No Code Solutions
  • Library of Pre-built Templates
  • Integration with Microsoft and Non-Microsoft Applications, Platforms, and Systems

Practical ways DMC has helped clients use these applications

  • Automatic creation of: 
  • Simple approval workflows
    • Capital expenditures
    • Resume approvals
    • Multi-stage contract approvals
  • Automatically uploading files from email-based scanners to SharePoint
  • Connect Microsoft Forms to SharePoint

Microsoft PowerApps

Microsoft PowerApps is a tool for building custom business applications that connect your data across web and mobile platforms without the time and expense of custom programming.

Replacing InfoPath, PowerApps is becoming the next generation Microsoft application with many more capabilities. PowerApps is GPS aware and extremely easy to use on a mobile platform.

Key Features of Microsoft PowerApps

With Microsoft PowerApps, you can publish your application to the web, iOS or Android. You can also embed these apps in SharePoint, CRM or standalone applications.PowerApps build by DMC

Additional features include:

  • On-The-Go Data Entry
  • Cloud-based & Mobile Friendly
  • Library of Pre-built Templates
  • No-code and Scripted Solutions
  • Drag and Drop / Excel-like Expressions
  • Desktop, Tablet, and Mobile -> Camera & GPS
  • Microsoft & Non-Microsoft Application Integration

Practical ways DMC has helped clients use these applications

DMC has helped clients with a multitude of different PowerApps solutions. Some of the applications we have built with PowerApps include:

  • Contact Management 
  • Field Inspections
  • Document Approvals
  • Mobile Incident Reporting
  • Safety Checklists
  • Quick Lead Entry for CRM

Contact us today for help on your next Microsoft Flow or Microsoft PowerApps project. 

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