Quickly loading large amounts of data into the Salesforce1 Platform is certainly awesome, but can temporarily cause stale full-text search indexes. Do you understand why this can happen? More importantly, do you know why this matters to your application users and strategies for addressing this problem? Read this post for more details.
Swathi Ramini came to the NYC Salesforce1 Tour last month armed with tough questions for the DevZone staff. She had just rolled out a custom mobile app for her team, and wanted to understand the nitty-gritty details about the Salesforce1 Mobile App. She got her answers, and I got her story.
If you’ve read the many blog posts, wikis, webinars, and other content from the Customer Centric Engineering-Technical Enablement team, then you already know how we help customers investigate and solve challenging problems, take what we learn, and teach others how to avoid similar problems. The idea is to make tough roads easier to travel for [...]
It’s no secret the construction industry has struggled through the recent recession, and that’s why PWC’s innovative approach to helping USG, a building-products company, transform its business is particularly impressive. In fact, PWC was awarded the Salesforce.com Partner Innovation Award in Sales at Dreamforce 2013 for the work they’ve done at USG.
As mentioned in a prior blog post, we have eliminated the highly unloved script statement limit. As a general rule, this will allow you to run more logic within a single transaction. I hope you are all getting used to your larger digs and trying to figure out what you are going to do with [...]
Imagine you have a toddler. Like any good parent, you know that your toddler is better than the rest. More talent. More smarts. So, what’s next? Obviously, your little guy is ready for the World Cup. You may be thinking that this sounds a little ridiculous. However, that’s just what the startup Hotel Ninjas did. [...]
Salesforce customers and ISVs are experiencing tremendous growth. Their apps are being consumed by more users and receiving more traffic than ever. And as usage grows, those users expect the apps to have the same speed and responsiveness that they have come to expect. To address this need we are introducing a new tool for [...]
What happens when a Smalltalk programmer becomes a Salesforce Platform developer? She writes less code! Deanna Simpson started developing on the Salesforce Platform four years ago, after four years in Silicon Valley coding control systems for a fiber-optic switch company and a few years in Canada in various roles. Recently I had an opportunity to sit down with Deanna and discuss her journey.