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Model Driven Vs Canvas Apps. Which one to Opt?

Hi,

 

I am new to PowerApps and consufused between Model Driven and Canvas apps and which one to opt.

 

Scenario

1. I want to use role based access to my applications. Hide/Show menus/forms based on the role of the current user.

2. Embedd Power BI dashboards

3. Access On-Premise SQL Server database.

 

Thanks a lot for the guidance.

 

Thanks

Sumit

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Re: Model Driven Vs Canvas Apps. Which one to Opt?

Hi @sumitmukund 

Model Driven Apps use the CDS as a data source.

In your case, a Canvas app would suit you better because you can connect to SQL Server, embed PowerBI charts, and customise menu items based on the current user.

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Re: Model Driven Vs Canvas Apps. Which one to Opt?

Hi @sumitmukund 

Model Driven Apps use the CDS as a data source.

In your case, a Canvas app would suit you better because you can connect to SQL Server, embed PowerBI charts, and customise menu items based on the current user.

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Advocate I
Advocate I

Re: Model Driven Vs Canvas Apps. Which one to Opt?

Thanks a lot for your input & guidance.Much Appreciated!

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