Accelerated Decision Making with AI – IBM at TrailheaDX

In March 2017, Salesforce and IBM announced a game-changing partnership. IBM and Salesforce have united to deliver joint solutions that will leverage artificial intelligence and enable companies to make smarter decisions, faster than ever before. IBM Watson, the leading AI platform for business, and Salesforce Einstein, the AI that powers the world’s #1 CRM, will […]

Summer ’17 Highlight: Diving Into Lightning Data Service

One of the most exciting features in Summer '17 is the Lightning Data Service. Through its force:recordData object, you'll be able to build faster—with less code! In this post, we'll break down everything there is to know, and how to leverage force:recordData in your own Lightning Component development – and there's even a Trailhead project […]

Trust, but Verify: Apex Metadata API and Security

The Force.com Apex Metadata API is designed for trust and security. It has several mechanisms that enable you to trust, but verify.

Announcing 5 Featured Sessions PLUS Free TrailheaDX 2017 Keynote and Expo Pass

TrailheaDX, the must-attend Salesforce developer event of the year, just got even better. In addition to 180+ technical sessions that help you be your best with Salesforce, we are bringing you five featured sessions on the future of technology, how the best entrepreneurs pitch to win, and how technology can accelerate change for good. And […]

Extend Salesforce with AI in 3 Simple Steps with SalesU

At TrailheaDX, we at EdCast are proud to announce the launch of SalesU 2.0. This is an updated version of our Sales Ramping and Enablement Suite. This blog post is a sneak peek of what you can do with SalesU without any code. This means you can build apps faster or empower other teams in […]

Using Einstein Vision Within Scala

Einstein Vision helps you build smarter applications by using deep learning to automatically recognize images. It provides an API that lets you use image reco gnition to build AI-enabled apps. Today we'll explore how to access Einstein Vision from Scala, which is a scalable language program. Scala is a language that can be used on […]

Girl Develop It Partnership Kicks Off

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On June 24, 2017, Girl Develop It (GDI) chapters in six cities will be hosting Intro to App Building with Salesforce classes. All classes are powered by the incredible Salesforce community of trailblazers who are giving back by teaching others. Check out a class near you!

Hands-On with Financial Services Cloud: Building and Extending with Custom Functionality

This is the second installment of our blog series that focuses on building apps on Financial Services Cloud. In our first installment, we gave background on Financial Services Cloud and showed why customers and ISVs should build apps to extend it. In this article, we get hands-on with a use case and show you how […]

Extending DocuSign for Salesforce: A Few Recipes for Success

Are you planning on attending TrailheaDX in San Francisco from June 28-29?  If so, visit the DocuSign team at our booth and learn more about how we can help you with your Salesforce development! We’re also speaking at TrailheaDX with a session called “eSignatures: Extending DocuSign for Salesforce with Lightning and Apex”. Until then, here’s […]

Hands-On with Financial Services Cloud: Introducing A Three-Part Blog Series for ISVs

Salesforce powers the financial services industry with the Financial Services Cloud. ISVs have a great opportunity to partner with Salesforce and deliver personalized advice across any channel or device. This is the first of a three-part blog series that walks development partners through the nuances of building a sample app to extend Financial Services Cloud. […]