How do you connect to Salesforce from an external application, say, for example Java? If you Google for the information, you will quickly learn that Salesforce provides different methods and different APIs. But what you will probably not find is a step-by-step guide teaching you exactly how to do it. In this blog post, I have stitched together a complete step-by-step instructions with screenshots on how to download, install, configure and use Salesforce REST API to connect from a java program and execute some basic transactions (query, insert, update, delete records). In less than 45 minutes, you will have a fully functional java program that will connect to Salesforce and execute transactions in Salesforce.
8 Ways to Familiarize Yourself with its Features
Salesforce Spring ’20 Release is around the corner. By 14th February 2020, it will be released in production environment all around the globe. Here are 8 ways in which you can familiarize yourself with the new features and functionalities introduced in Salesforce Spring ’20 release.
1. Sign Up for my “1 Day, 1 Tip, 1 Minute” Email series on Salesforce Spring’20 Release
(This guide was first published in January 2019. It has now been updated based on the Exam Guide as of Salesforce Winter ’20 Release)
Salesforce Certified Administrator is one of the basic exams that you need to pass in order to qualify for other Salesforce Certifications. This exam is usually the starting point for all aspirants looking to build a career in Salesforce. The content of the exam has been designed in a way that this is going to cover the basics and fundamentals of the Salesforce technology and platform. Take my word – there isn’t a better way to get started with learning Salesforce than preparing for and taking this exam. More
It’s a wrap of Dreamforce 2019 – World’s largest enterprise technology conference packed with thousands of sessions and loads of announcements.
Want to have a rundown on the latest and greatest features introduced in Dreamforce 2019? You have come to the right place. Here is a consolidated 182 pages deck on the different features & functionalities accounced in various Salesforce Products in Dreamforce 2019. Enjoy with a beverage of your choice. Cheers! More
ANT Migration tool is a command line utility for retrieving, deploying or deleting metadata from a Salesforce Org. This is a Java/Ant based tool that uses Metadata API provided by Salesforce.
What are the options available when you need to move your changes from one Salesforce Org to another Salesforce Org? More