What is API Led Connectivity

Here is a well-known fact: Technology has become a part of every aspect of our lives. We are all connected in some way. We live in a highly connected world. Every day we create the humongous amount of data, as individuals, businesses or machines. And we do so with the help of numerous devices and applications. As consumers, we keep interacting with new technologies that change the way we live. We want the systems to be powerful and want them to work together seamlessly. We expect the organizations to deliver these functionalities faster than ever. To meet this, organizations are presented with several specialized tools to meet customer expectations.

Point-to-Point Integration

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Software as a Service (SaaS) takes root as Multi-Billion Dollar industry

According to SaaS Mag, with increased adoption specially of Salesforce, Software as a Service industry is on a rise and is expected to be more than $130 billion industry by 2020. Software as a service is referred to as a software distribution model in which a service provider hosts the application and makes it available for the customers over the internet. There are three main categories of cloud computing:

  • Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
  • Platform as a Service (PaaS)
  • Software as a Service (SaaS)
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Working with Salesforce Account Teams

Salesforce Account teams is a group/team of users working together on an account, making tracking of collaboration on account easier. Suppose there is a team of people working on an Application says ‘ProjectBuilder’. This team contains developers, team lead, project manager, delivery manager, Sales Manager, Executive Sponsor.

Now each of the account team salesforce members has a role to play. Developer is responsible for developing the application, team lead is responsible for managing the developer, project manager is responsible for planning and monitoring of the project., and the delivery manager is responsible for the timely and accurate delivery of the application, sales manager is responsible to reach the established sales target and executive sponsor is responsible to project aligned with organization’s strategy. Now the account is ProjectBuilder and developer, team lead, project manager, delivery manager. Sales Manager and Executive Sponsor are the users. To track the progress of the team of users both the internal and the partner user, Account Team concept is used.

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How to Update Salesforce Status object in a custom Lightning Component

In Salesforce, maintaining the last update status of a view once it loads as a component can be tricky. JavaScript has an asynchronous way of executing after all. Resetting the counter after each component refresh from the custom refresh button may take a while to debug. Here is a way I resolved my problem. With a few tweaks here and there with some horse shoe fitting hope it helps your too.

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Heap Size Salesforce: Elephant in the room

Heap size salesforce is a common, yet neglected problem whenever it comes to Salesforce Apex development. Salesforce heap size is the count of memory used by the variables, object instances in an Apex class.

In order to store these objects & variables, memory is allocated in Salesforce which is derived from allocated Heap. The Salesforce Heap size truly depends on the type of transaction, Salesforce provides a heap size limit of 6MB for synchronous transaction and 12 MB for asynchronous transaction.

Whenever, too much data is stored during processing an error occurs prompting Apex heap size too large. You must have encountered this error at least once if you are a developer.

Here are a few tips to ensure that the heap limit does not exceed the maximum size and your code runs smoothly

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Evaluate Lightning Web Components Playground

Salesforce has introduced an online editor to try out Lightning Web Components. Lightning Web Components playground is the new UI development approach that Salesforce has; this is an evolution from the current Aura framework. Salesforce is to allow both Lightning Web Components and Aura frameworks to exist side-by-side.

To not just experiment, but also evaluate design considerations lightning playground can be used. By using the instructions here, new Lightning Web Components playground can also be created on the interactive code Playground editor. Continue reading

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Recurrent Neural Network Applications with Long Short-Term Memory

What is a Neuron?

In Biological term, Neurons is the unit of nervous system which is responsible for flow of message in the form of electrical impulse in Human brain. So, Neuron is responsible for Human intelligence. But, in Today’s scenario it is used in Artificial Intelligence as well. Recurrent Neural Network Application is a class of Artificial neural network in which connections between the neurons form a directed graph, or in simpler words, having a self-loop in the hidden layers. This helps RNNs to utilize the previous state of the hidden neurons to learn current state. Along with the current input, RNNs utilize the information they have learnt previously. Among all the neural networks, they are the only one with an internal memory. A usual RNN has a short-term memory. Because of their internal memory, RNN are able to remember things.

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What is Salesforce Data Breach?

A salesforce data breach, or salesforce data leak, is a security event in which protected data is accessed by or disclosed to unauthorized viewers. A Salesforce data breach is different from data loss, which is when data can be no longer accessed because of hardware failure, deletion or other cause. Protected data can include information about individual customers, or employees, such as personally identifiable information (PII), personal health information, payment card information and Social Security numbers.

Salesfore Data Breach can also include corporate information or intellectual property (IP), such as trade secrets, details about manufacturing processes, supplier and customer data, information about mergers and acquisitions, or data about lawsuits or other litigation.

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Developing Visualforce Apps using Salesforce Angular

Have you ever wondered how cool it would be to have the flexibility and features Salesforce Angular JS framework provides, inside a Visualforce page in Salesforce platform? Well, wait no more, keep reading to get a perfect solution for this. This blog will introduce you to AngularJS in salesforceand how to develop Visualforce apps using angular.

Every web application requires client-side JavaScript, HTML, and CSS. Without using any server framework like Rails, Node, PHP, etc. the entire application can be built using just the front-end tools and languages.

What is ANGULARJS in Salesforce?

Salesforce Angular JS is a powerful JavaScript framework for constructing dynamic web applications. It is used to develop mobile and web applications. The good thing about Angular is that it has a set of primed modules to simplify the building of single page applications. Single page application (SPA) is a web application that dynamically renders the data on the current page without reloading the whole page. All the code (JS, HTML, and CSS) is retrieved with a single page load and navigation between pages is performed without reloading the whole page.

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Service Level Agreement (SLA) Management for Cases in Salesforce

Salesforce Service Level Agreement

In Salesforce, Entitlements are records which ensures that a certain case is acted upon within the given time limits. If not then a certain action is executed.

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