Previewing the New Power Platform Admin Center

Feb 7, 20231 min read

By Skylar Shonblom, CRM Consultant, Argano

The familiar Dynamics 365 Administration Center is getting an overhaul.

Changes have been coming to Dynamics 365 for some time now. If you haven’t already heard, Dynamics 365 is now part of the Microsoft Power Platform, whose capabilities are built directly on and utilize Azure cloud services.

As a part of this restructuring, administrators will soon be utilizing the new admin center, which unifies management of PowerApps, Flow, and Dynamics 365.

From here, Microsoft support tickets can be quickly created, environments accessed, data loss prevention policies set and, critically, analytics for Power Platform apps viewed.

Analytics

Analytics for the Power platform includes reports for the past 28 days for the Common Data Service, Microsoft Flow, and Power Apps.

From here you can use user metrics to…

Track user adoption:

Quickly view system jobs and plugin performance without having to go into specific Dynamics 365 instances:

Monitor API calls:

And even view storage utilization: