High-Value SharePoint Workloads: Search, Flow, and PowerApps

OSH07 Automating SharePoint Online with Flow, PowerShell and Azure


2:30pm - 3:45pm

Level: Intermediate

Ben Stegink

Owner / Chief Consultant


In this session, we'll look at some real-world examples of how you can create PowerShell scripts for SharePoint Online in Azure Automation. We'll start with what Azure Automation is and how to configure it for SharePoint Online. You'll also learn some tips and tricks to using Azure Automation with SharePoint Online and Office 365. Once we have Azure Automation setup, we'll walk through how you can trigger a PowerShell script using Microsoft Flow. To wrap up, we'll walk through some real-world scenarios where you can tie all the services together to be used for provisioning SharePoint sites and OneDrive, as well as reporting on your SharePoint Online environment.

When you leave this session, you won't be able to wait to spin up your own environment and start writing scripts, creating Flow and automating every task possible in your own SharePoint Online environment!

You will learn:

  • How to create an Azure Automation account you can use with SharePoint Online
  • Incorporating Azure Automation runbooks into Microsoft Flow
  • Real-world solutions where all the solutions are brought together