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Customizing Microsoft Teams

By : Gopi Kondameda
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Customizing Microsoft Teams

By: Gopi Kondameda

Overview of this book

In the evolving remote working arrangement, the demand for custom Microsoft Teams apps is increasing rapidly across businesses. If you are someone who aims to provide users with an exceptional experience through custom-built apps that adhere to industry standards and good governance, Customizing Microsoft Teams is for you! The book starts with an overview of Microsoft Teams customization and configuration prerequisites. It then shows you how to expose functionalities from various solutions through tabs, connectors, messaging extensions, and more before you move on to explore how the PowerShell module can manage multiple aspects of administration and how to use the SharePoint Framework for creating custom Microsoft Teams apps. You’ll be able to work with Microsoft Dataverse for Teams to build custom apps, bots, and flows using Power Apps, Power Virtual Agents, and Power Automate. As you publish your production-ready apps on the Teams store and Microsoft AppSource, you’ll also understand Teams app analytics and reporting functionalities. By the end of this book, you’ll have learned how to develop custom solutions to solve critical business problems and extend the power of Microsoft Teams to develop high-value use cases in the remote working culture.
Table of Contents (16 chapters)
Part 1: Microsoft Teams Customization Exploring the Architecture and Components
Part 2: Microsoft Teams Customization with Tools and Techniques
Part 3: Microsoft Teams Customization with Low-Code and No-Code

Who this book is for

This book is perfect for cloud architects, Teams admins, Teams developers, and citizen developers looking to optimize their use of Microsoft Teams and its various apps. It provides a comprehensive understanding of the Microsoft Teams app architecture, configuration, and development using the different development tools and APIs that are available for Teams. So, whether you want to design or develop apps, or just want to understand how Microsoft Teams can host customization, this book is for you. Its practical approach equips you with the knowledge and skills required to enhance your collaboration, productivity, and efficiency within your organization using Microsoft Teams and its apps.

Cloud architects can benefit from this book by gaining a comprehensive understanding of the Microsoft Teams app architecture and its integration with Microsoft 365 apps/services and learning how to design and manage apps in Teams.

Teams admins can benefit from this book by learning how to manage and configure apps within Teams to meet their organization’s and team members’ specific needs.

Teams developers can learn how to build and customize apps using the different development tools, programming languages, and APIs that are available for Teams.

Citizen developers can also benefit from this book by gaining the knowledge and skills required to develop custom apps for Teams, even without extensive coding experience.