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Ignite 2020: Microsoft pushes Power Platform deeper into developer territory

by Jason Gumpert

Microsoft's Power Platform toolset is getting new ways to work with Azure services and development tools. The company is announcing three areas of new investment at this week's Ignite 2020 virtual event, an event for the IT community.

Developers working with Azure API Management can now push custom connectors to Power Platform environments for use by Power Apps application builders. Developers can also "leverage Azure Functions … to distribute Power Apps in Teams," according to a Microsoft blog post.

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As the editor of, Jason oversees all editorial content on the site and at our events, as well as providing site management and strategy. He can be reached at

Prior to co-founding, Jason was a Principal Software Consultant at Parametric Technology Corporation (PTC), where he implemented solutions, trained customers, managed software development, and spent some time in the pre-sales engineering organization. He has also held consulting positions at CSC Consulting and Monitor Group.

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