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Microsoft Power Platform Functional Consultant: PL-200 Exam Guide

By : Julian Sharp
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Microsoft Power Platform Functional Consultant: PL-200 Exam Guide

By: Julian Sharp

Overview of this book

The Power Platform Functional Consultant Associate (PL-200) exam tests and validates the practical skills of Power Platform users who are proficient in developing solutions by combining the tools in Power Platform and the Microsoft 365 ecosystem based on business needs. This certification guide offers complete, up-to-date coverage of the PL-200 exam so you can prepare effectively for the exam. Written in a clear, succinct way with self-assessment questions, exam tips, and mock exams with detailed explanations of solutions, this book covers common day-to-day activities involved in configuring Power Platform, such as managing entities, creating apps, implementing security, and managing system change. You'll also explore the role of a functional consultant in creating a data model in the Microsoft Dataverse (formerly Common Data Service). Moving ahead, you'll learn how to design the user experience and even build model-driven and canvas apps. As you progress, the book will show you how to manage automation and create chatbots. Finally, you'll understand how to display your data with Power BI and integrate Power Platform with Microsoft 365 and Microsoft Teams. By the end of this book, you'll be well-versed with the essential concepts and techniques required to prepare for the PL-200 certification exam.
Table of Contents (34 chapters)
Section 1: Introduction
Section 2: Microsoft Dataverse
Section 3: Power Apps
Section 4: Automation
Section 5: Power Virtual Agents
Section 6: Integrations
AI Builder

AI Builder is a tool within the Power Platform that allows you to add Artificial Intelligence (AI) to your apps and flows without needing to be a data scientist or having to write code. AI Builder supports several Machine Learning (MLmodels that allow you to extract information from text and images to enhance your data and make predictions from your data. With AI Builder, you can gain insights from your data and enable the users of your apps to make better decisions. 

This chapter describes how to create AI Builder models based on your data stored in the Common Data Service. By using AI, you can classify new data captured in your apps, and make predictions based on historical data.

The following topics will be covered in this chapter:

  • Introducing AI Builder
  • Building an AI Builder model
  • Preparing data for a model
  • Training and testing a model
  • Using...