How does Business Central integrate with Teams?

Integrating Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central with Microsoft Teams enhances collaboration and accessibility of business data within an organization. This integration allows users to seamlessly access and interact with Business Central data directly from Teams. Here are some key features and functionalities provided through this integration:

How does Business Central integrate with Teams
  1. Interactive Cards: Business Central records can be shared within Teams conversations through links that are expanded into compact, interactive cards. These cards display essential information and can be interacted with directly within Teams, allowing users to view and edit details without leaving the app.
  2. Centralized Management: For administrators, Teams provides tools to manage how the Business Central app is deployed within their organization. This includes setting up user permissions and ensuring compliance with data handling policies.
  3. Enhanced Collaboration: The integration helps transform Teams into a central hub for daily operations, enabling better collaboration across departments and reducing the need to switch between different applications to access business data.
  4. Customization and Extensions: Developers can customize how Business Central data is displayed in Teams and extend the functionality of Teams cards to better meet business needs.

This integration effectively bridges the gap between communication and operational data, streamlining workflows and enhancing organizational productivity. For detailed guidance on setting up and managing this integration, you can visit the Microsoft Learn pages on Business Central and Teams integration and managing the integration.