Accelerating Innovation with Low Code Technology on Microsoft Power Platform

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⇨ Digital transformation is no longer an optional strategy but a necessity for organizational success in addressing complex business challenges and meeting increasing demands to maintain competitiveness and agility.

⇨ Low code empowers all users within organizations to innovate continuously, reduce development costs, and mitigate risks. Its visual guidance and drag-and-drop functionality make it accessible even to employees with limited technical expertise, facilitating the creation of modern and intelligent solutions.

⇨ Power Platform facilitates rapid deployment, adaptability, and seamless integration with SAP environments, thereby enhancing organizational responsiveness, efficiency, and agility.

For organizations today, digital transformation is not just an investment in the future, but a requirement for success. With limited developer resources and the pressure to quickly address complex business challenges driven by increasing demand, organizations need cutting-edge solutions to maintain flexibility, agility and to stay competitive.One method for accelerating digital transformation is leveraging low code development technology. Low code eliminates the need for custom coding, enabling all users within organizations to continuously innovate and reduce development costs and risks. It simplifies the development of mission-critical solutions with visual guidance and drag-and-drop functionality, making it accessible for employees with limited technical expertise to create modern and intelligent solutions that are easier to develop, maintain, and monitor.

Microsoft Power Platform offers the most comprehensive suite of low code development tools, empowering organizations to drive innovation at scale. Whether building connected applications, automating workflows, extending operational data, or creating custom Copilots, Power Platform is a one-stop shop with low code tools that are natively integrated with each other and the broader Microsoft ecosystem.

According to a recent study, up to 70% of new applications developed by businesses will leverage low-code or no-code methodologies, up from less than 25% in 2020. Organizations recognize the growth of low code development and are looking to capitalize on its benefits for efficiency, productivity, and agility. Low code solutions allow employees to innovate while reducing the IT team’s workload yet maintaining the highest standards of security and compliance. Similarly, solutions can be customized to focus on specific tasks, and can be scaled further to meet changing business demands. Power Platform’s low code technology can improve overall responsiveness and time to value with rapid deployment and adaptability, ensuring smooth and seamless SAP experiences.

Leveraging low code can provide enhanced capabilities in complementing and extending SAP environments. Use cases for SAP integration with Power Platform include applying document intelligence to eliminate manual review and entry associated with shared mailboxes, building custom Copilots in Microsoft Teams for faster access to real-time SAP data and processes, and replacing manual data entry with sophisticated role- and task-based user experiences that integrate seamlessly into productivity tools and workflows.

With its high degree of flexibility and functionality, Power Platform supports all versions and models of SAP systems with 1,400 connectors to deliver faster, simpler solutions. Whether streamlining business processes or providing greater customizability and scalability, Microsoft Power Platform allows your core SAP system to do what it does best, while delivering maximum value and integrating SAP and other data in connected solutions, boosting organizational agility.

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