Get started integrating finance and operations apps with Microsoft Power Platform

Solution Architect
Dynamics 365
Supply Chain Management
Finance and Operations
Microsoft Dataverse

Finance and operations apps and Microsoft Dataverse work together to create a cohesive experience. This module introduces Microsoft Dynamics 365 integration capabilities for dual-write and virtual entities and then reviews the architecture and considerations to help you choose the right technology for different scenarios.

Learning objectives

In this module, you will:

  • Review Microsoft Dynamics 365 cross-app capabilities.
  • Discover the Dynamics 365 unification or convergence approach.
  • Learn about the dual-write feature, its architecture, and key concepts.
  • Learn about virtual entities/tables, their architecture, and entity modeling.
  • Review the solution design aspect of choosing the correct technology and how dual-write and virtual entities/table complement each other.


  • Basic knowledge of finance and operations apps
  • Basic knowledge of Microsoft Power Platform
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Dataverse
  • Knowledge of finance and operations apps data entities and the data management workspace
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Dynamics Lifecycle Services integration capabilities