Salesforce DevOps?! Part 2

In Part 1 we covered the basic concepts of what DevOps is. Now, these articles were inspired after finishing the book Accelerate, The Science of Lean Software and DevOps by Gene Kim, Jez Humble, and Nicole Forsgren. From the research of the State Of DevOps, they have learnt there are capabilities, as enablers, to build Read more about Salesforce DevOps?! Part 2[…]

Salesforce DevOps?! Part 1

I’ve read recently Accelerate, The Science of Lean Software and DevOps by Gene Kim, Jez Humble, and Nicole Forsgren. This book explains how DevOps emerged, to solve building secure, resilient, rapidly evolving distributed systems at scale; and which capabilities paradigm to focus on to continuously drive improvement. All research based from surveys from the State Read more about Salesforce DevOps?! Part 1[…]

Virtual Dreamin ’20

Who would have said that this conference would have arrived in such a timely manner?! Back at DF’19 I was profusely congratulating Rakesh, Amit and Jitendra for this idea of a community-led virtual conference. Back in May we had the first VirtualDreamin! In brief: 3 speaker tracks running over 24 hours, and completely free! So Read more about Virtual Dreamin ’20[…]

Where to find Salesforce Weekly at Dreamforce 2017

Whether you’re lucky enough to be joining us in San Francisco for this year’s Dreamforce, or whether you’re already looking forward to catching up on the session recordings online, this is where you can find your Salesforce Weekly authors in action this year… Make the Jump to Lightning …And Get It Right First Time Mike Read more about Where to find Salesforce Weekly at Dreamforce 2017[…]

Release In Action: Winter ’18 [Video]

Yesterday, Mike and I took part in our thrice-yearly challenge to get our two sets of kids to stay quiet just long enough for us to get through a webinar presentation without too many screams. And that can only mean one thing: it’s Salesforce release time! Yes, we were thrilled to be invited once more Read more about Release In Action: Winter ’18 [Video][…]

Why Lightning Experience is like Brussels Sprouts

“Hello, my name is Chris Edwards, and I never used to like Brussels sprouts.” It’s not the most traditional opening line for a user group presentation, I will admit, but this is how I began my talk to the London Admin User Group earlier tonight. So why was I stood there, sweating in the London heat on Read more about Why Lightning Experience is like Brussels Sprouts[…]

My DreamOlé Highlights

Last night I returned from a trip to Madrid to attend the first community-led Salesforce event in Spain: DreamOlé. I had decided to attend this event instead of this year’s World Tour stop in London (for the reasons I outlined in this post) and I can tell you that I was extremely pleased with my decision! Read more about My DreamOlé Highlights[…]

Release In Action: Summer ’17 [Video]

Yes, it’s that time again – another exciting Salesforce release is right around the corner! But for Summer ’17, we wanted to do something a little different. You’ve seen the release notes. You’ve read the many, many excellent blogs out there. So instead, we wanted to prepare you for the release by actually showing it to Read more about Release In Action: Summer ’17 [Video][…]

[Updated] An Important Announcement on the Salesforce Weekly Brand

Owing to an abundant surfeit of informative, entertaining and frankly pioneering posts, it has come to our attention that the Weekly aspect of our blog name is no longer enough to cover the sheer volume of articles that Mike and I have been pumping out of late. We are therefore delighted to announce our intention Read more about [Updated] An Important Announcement on the Salesforce Weekly Brand[…]

DreamOlé: Salesforce Fun in the Spanish Sun!

As much as I would dearly love to believe that it’s lying to me, it appears undeniable that my calendar is telling me it’s been nearly two months since the London’s Calling community event. And that means two things. It means it’s been almost two months since one of the best-organised and most enjoyable Salesforce Read more about DreamOlé: Salesforce Fun in the Spanish Sun![…]