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Introduction to Kaizala Extensibility

Microsoft Kaizala is a mobile app for large group communications and work management. In case you are new to Kaizala, you can read more about the product offering here. Briefly, Kaizala allows you to get work done within the context of a conversation / group using actions – which are ‘units of work’. Examples of few actions that come with Kaizala are job, poll, survey, request location, etc.

Getting started with Kaizala APIs

In this post, we will get on boarded to Kaizala APIs and send a message on a group using API. Briefly, we will discuss: Get the Kaizala Postman API collection, Understanding of Kaizala connectors and creating them, Authenticating to Kaizala, and Creating a group and sending a message on Kaizala.

Exploring Kaizala WebHooks

Webhooks allow you to build or integrate applications which subscribe to certain events on Kaizala. When one of those events is triggered, Kaizala service would send a HTTPS POST payload to the webhook’s configured URL. Webhooks can be used to listen to content being posted on the group and use that information to update your database, trigger workflows in your internal systems, etc. You could also do the reverse, wherein post content on Kaizala based on an internal event in your system using the Kaizala APIs.

SharePoint Patterns & Practices – December 2017 update

SharePoint Dev Ecosystem / SharePoint Patterns and Practices (PnP) December 2017 update is out with new contributions from the community to the community. This post contains all the details related to what was included with the release and what else has been happening in the SharePoint Dev ecosystem during the past month.