As SharePoint and Teams become more popular, more and more users of Business Central (BC) would like to interact with these apps from BC.
With the re-introduction of control add-ins, you can with very little effort show data and run functions no matter if they reside in BC or not. Furthermore, if you have some understanding of html and CSS, you can do some fancy stuff as well!
For non-developers out there, this might seem insignificant but if you dig into what it does then you realize that it opens the whole outside world for you while still in BC!
We at DataChef are using control add-ins in our upcoming product called MatterX to extend its integration with both SharePoint and Teams! Look at these screenshots visualizing how a matter in BC resides in Teams (and SharePoint):
Fancy right?! Well, with a control add-in it was not even hard! Do not hesitate to find out more on how you can make better use of your BC!
Thanks, and stay safe!
Rodrigo Puelma Gutierrez