Now a day the entire world is connected through technology. Salesforce for nonprofits is one of the most powerful tools for any nonprofit organization as it helps in getting connected with the entire world.
Built for the social and mobile era, Salesforce for nonprofits will connect your entire organization” your partners, supporters, employees, and programs” so you can, deliver better programs and services, engage and strengthen your community, communicate more effectively, and raise more resources. Continue reading
For a long time, engineers have been striving to make machines perform tasks that human beings do; which has led to the birth of the field of machine learning. Understanding the language humans speak, constitutes a vital part of this field. This field of computer science which deals with human-machine interactions, especially concerned with computer programs that can process natural language efficiently, is known as Natural Language Processing, mostly referred to by the abbreviation NLP.
NLP sits at the intersection of computer science, artificial intelligence, and computational linguistics. By utilizing Natural Language Processing algorithms, developers can organize and structure textual data to perform tasks such as automatic summarization, translation, named entity recognition, relationship extraction, sentiment analysis, speech recognition, and topic segmentation.Continue reading
Customer data is the soul of an organization. Quality data is priceless and acts as a driver of high productivity and good decision making. Managing Quantity and Quality parallelly has always been a challenge. Same is the case with data now-a days, as the data volumes grew rapidly, the data quality went down, posing a serious challenge in maintaining the sanctity of databases.
Any code when written in a clean, easy to understand and formatted way is easily readable and accepted by everyone.
It is essential for everyone to easily understand the code one writes as the same projects can involve the participation of multiple programmers. For easy identification and understanding of the code and code flow by everyone involved, it is essential that the code is structured, clean, and easily maintainable.
Explained below are some of the practices to write clean and understandable code.
Commenting and Documentation
For any software project reliable documentation is crucial. Commenting and documentation help one analyze what’s happening inside the code. This is very crucial for the one who is examining the code for the very first time. Writing comments for methods or functions is good for understanding its purpose. They can quickly show what a complex function is doing.Continue reading
Salesforce.com has been the number one CRM platform for some time now and its accomplishments as a CRM solution can be described as none less than the top of the line. But there are some common issues that all the CRM systems face and which is prevalent in Salesforce as well. Managing Data duplicity is one such big issue.Continue reading
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Recently we completed an engagement to redesign organizational structure for a mid size product company. The goal for this effort was create new structure to give autonomy to departments and subsidiaries while leveraging a set of shared processes and tools and to connect related products and services for the better customer experience. We have put together a visual of the framework for approaching this product rationalization, process modeling and organization redesign effort. The framework connects the company Vision to Customer Needs, Products/Services and Operational People, Processes and Tools. Continue reading
A web service in salesforce is a piece of software that makes itself available over the internet and uses a standardized XML messaging system. XML is used to encode all communications to a web service in Salesforce. For example, a client invokes a web service in Salesforce by sending an XML message, then waits for the corresponding XML response.Continue reading