Formula Columns in Data verse – Preview

With the introduction of Power Fx, Microsoft has recently released the preview of formula columns which will be very similar to our Excel experience. Now it’s on the fly formula as not saved anywhere but we can expect this to be written to the tables as well. Intellisense makes the life of the administrator/developer who creates the columns as they can select from what is available to include in the formula. This is going to be game changer when we start thinking about the columns in data verse. More detailed documentation regarding this feature is available here. Check this out for sure. I am checking it right away.

Territories in Dynamics 365

Each organization has its own business model. They vary from industry to industry and geography to geography. Depending on the business model the strategies and the way businesses are done also changes. The way businesses come to the granular level of managing also changes depending on the business model and strategy. Normally from a sales or service perspective, this is where the organizations can use the Territories and its hierarchical structure to good use. Depending on where it is used it can either improve the sales potential and thus the revenues for the organization and strategize the way marketing campaigns can be run across in different places and the way customers would want them to be treated. In this short summary, we will try to figure out how the territories can be used in Dynamics 365.

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Using Entity Image in a Web Resource

As most us will be aware that Dynamics 365 offers us with the option to provide Image to each of the entity record if the same is enabled for an entity. To put in lay man’s terms its something like that if we have a contact in the system then we can provide a photo of the contact in the record and that will be shown in the contact. Now if we have to use that photo in one of the web resource we can do that easily by referring to the same entity image as below.

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