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Brian Knight guides viewers through the critical decision of selecting an appropriate data source for Power Apps and other application development. Brian shares his expertise in this comprehensive analysis of the pros and cons associated with various data sources.
Beginning with a visual representation on a whiteboard, Brian emphasizes the importance of considering licensing factors when choosing a data source. He introduces a green line that delineates the boundary between resources that come with an Office 365 subscription and those requiring additional payments.
Brian elaborates on the following data sources:
For those crossing into premium data sources, Brian discusses:
Brian summarizes the importance of considering scalability, security, and cost when choosing a data source. He encourages viewers to make informed decisions based on their specific requirements and available resources.
Brian Knight also mentions the valuable training, virtual mentoring, and hackathons offered by Pragmatic Works to help individuals master these tools and create exceptional applications. For more information and to enhance Power Apps proficiency, Brian invites viewers to explore their boot camp at pragmaticworks.com.
Brian Knight's insightful video provides a comprehensive understanding of data source selection for Power Apps, empowering viewers to make informed decisions that align with their unique needs.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
SQL Server MVP and founder of Pragmatic Works. Brian has been working with SQL Server as a DBA and business intelligence professional since 1998. He has written more than 15 books on the topic and has spoken at dozens of conferences.
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