Kaizala Extensibility / Programmability overview

Targeted Messaging in broadcast groups

In this post, we are going to discuss how we can send announcements to a select set of users in a broadcast group based on their tenant attributes. Figure 1: Sending Targeted announcements to subscribers in a broadcast group Setting up tenant attributes In this previous post, we have discussed what tenant attributes are. There … Continue reading Targeted Messaging in broadcast groups

Auto Fill User Details using Kaizala

In this post, we will talk about how we can access group and user user details of the current logged in user in a custom action card. This can be useful to autofill user details like phone number, user name etc. already known by Kaizala. This prevents the user from manually taking the effort to type in these details.  Extracting group and Kaizala user details  Profile … Continue reading Auto Fill User Details using Kaizala

Fetch and Update attributes in Kaizala Tenant User List

There has been asks around how user can configure their details in the Kaizala open directory. In this post, we are going to discuss the Kaizala Open directory, which is also known as the tenant user list. Kaizala open directory has a set of attributes at user level like user display name, phone number, email … Continue reading Fetch and Update attributes in Kaizala Tenant User List

Using Azure Function to Store data from Kaizala webhooks

In this post, we will go through an example of storing data from Kaizala in Azure Table Storage. If you are not familiar with Kaizala webhooks, please read this post for an introduction. This post has been classified broadly into these sections: Azure Function to handle Kaizala webhook dataRegistering a webhookTesting out Azure Function to … Continue reading Using Azure Function to Store data from Kaizala webhooks

Common pitfalls / bad practices in Kaizala solutions

In this post, I will be talking about a few commonly observed pitfalls / misconceptions / bad practices that I have come across to help you detect them early and design accordingly. I hope to keep adding to this as I come up with more, will probably have a section that captures the updates to … Continue reading Common pitfalls / bad practices in Kaizala solutions