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Microsoft Power Apps Cookbook

By : Eickhel Mendoza
Book Image

Microsoft Power Apps Cookbook

By: Eickhel Mendoza

Overview of this book

Microsoft Power Apps Cookbook is a complete resource filled with meticulously crafted recipes to help you build customized business apps that meet ever-changing enterprise demands. You will learn how to design modern apps with the low-code approach in a rapid application development environment by achieving enterprise-wide business agility.
Table of Contents (13 chapters)

Improving application speed and responsiveness by using static data

When working with data in the cloud, there are situations where the data collection process can be slow. Many factors can add delays when obtaining data: network speed, signal strength, and data source infrastructure, to name a few.

That's why you need to think about the data you are working with in your solutions:

  • Where is it located?
  • What is its availability?
  • How changeable is it?

In this recipe, we are going to try to add a solution to the last question. If data doesn't change, why not make it static? We are not talking about adding the data in the actual code; we will add the data as a resource for the application, just like when adding an image.

Getting ready

As an example of data that rarely changes, we have provided a list of countries in an Excel file, countries.xlsx, in this chapter's repository: