Tag Archives: Cloud Computing

How Salesforce1 Can Help Developers in India Become Mobile Developers

Salesforce Developer Salary Survey

After travelling across India I learned that unlike web development skills, developers in india don’t have much skills around mobile development. This blog shows how they can leverage Salesforce1 and quickly become mobile developers and start getting those contracts from clients. Continue reading

Cloudforce Atlanta for Developers

Cloudforce is arriving to Atlanta on November 1 at the Georgia World Congress Center  and we have something in store for all developer in Atlanta.  I encourage you to register today and take advantage of this free event that will cover the latest in technology from salesforce.com.

Start your day by attending the 10:00 a.m. Cloudforce Atlanta Keynote. Hear Vivek Kundra, EVP of Emerging Markets at salesforce.com and former CIO of the United States talk about the future of cloud computing .

After a lunch break, checkout the Expo area. Make sure to drop by the Salesforce Platform demo station

August 2 Intro to Force.com Bay Area Meetup is On!

Join the meetup on August 2nd, starting at 6:30pm to learn how easy it is to build apps on Force.com. Come enjoy some informational talks, get some hands on experience, and network over food & beverages. It doesn’t matter what your educational or professional background is—everyone is welcome to this beginner session on Force.com codeless cloud application development! Continue reading

Ready, Set, Go! Launching Nine India Sub-Continent Salesforce Platform Developer User Groups

With cloud computing being top of mind for developers in the Indian subcontinent , we are seeing large groups of developers jumping on board to learn about building next generation apps on the Salesforce Platform. The excitement is building up  news with local developer community leaders identifying themselves to lead Salesforce Platform Developer User Groups in Bangalore, New Delhi, Sri Lanka, Jaipur, Hyderabad, Pune, Mumbai, Kochi and Chennai.

Are you an individual developer who is interested in building apps on the Salesforce Platform, wants to dive deep into the Salesforce Platform or would like build your future career on… Continue reading

July 12 New Delhi Salesforce Platform Developer Meetup is On!

Welcome to the New Delhi Salesforce Platform Developer User Group!  With great interest from the developer community, Saurabh Pandey (@SaurabhTwittes), our Developer Force community leader has decided to lead the DUG.  To start it of in the right step, the inaugural of the New Delhi Salesforce Platform Developer User Group is planned in Noida on July 12. More than 100 developers have already signed up, but there is still room for you.

6:00 PM    Doors open, Networking, Food
6:30 PM    Kickoff
Saurabh Pandey, UG Leader 
6:45 PM     Intro to the Developer Force Community
Kavindra Patel, salesforce.com
7:00 PM    Ground… Continue reading

Calling on all India developers! Help us complete our 2-minute India developer survey

Building a strong India developer community is important to us. The Developer Force website and community is the place to learn, grow, fix issues, and find inspiration on the Force.com platform. As a valued community member, we want to hear from you about our program and events. Your feedback will help the Developer Force team build a better India Developer Force community and set of resources to help you succeed.

Help us fill out this 2 minute survey before July 6, 2012. Whether you are an active member or not, your feedback is important to us. Please take a moment to fill out the survey… Continue reading

When Mobile met Cloud

PaaS platforms such as Force.com and Database.com offer a compelling value proposition to enterprise mobile applications that build their back-end/server-side logic in the Cloud. In this blog, we explore the architecture and advantages of building a mobile back-end on Force.com or Database.com. Continue reading

Cloudforce ’11 London: Sign-up for a FREE 1-on-1 Code Consultations


With the success the Code Consultations had at Dreamforce ’11, the Developer Relations team is bring Code Consultations to Cloudforce ’11 London. The CodeConsultations will provide you help architecting or coding your application, as well as get technical help with building applications in the cloud. Reserve you private 1-on-1 code consultation with a Force.com expert. Spots are going fast, so reserve now!

Sign-up now!

Move over Red Sox, the Force.com crew is heading to Boston for a double-header

Next week, the Force.com crew is heading to my old home town, Boston for a double-header bigger than the big green monster at Fenway.

First up, we have a Developer Meetup the evening of July 13th, in Waltham. As usual, we break these evenings up in to two tracks: one focused on new Force.com developers, and another track targetted at more advanced developers, where we discuss a topic of current interest to the community. Kuntal Vahalia, one of my favorite Salesforce collegues, a wicked, smart guy (see how I used the local Boston, lingo? Yep, I’m down with it)… Continue reading

Chatter API webinar recording & FAQ now available

Last week Logan Henriquez, Chatter API PM and I presented the Chatter REST API developer webinar. IF you attended the webinar, you would have seen that how much easier this API is when developing social apps for any platform.

As promised, we have posted the webinar recording and the FAQ which was composed of all questions which were asked during both sessions. Make sure you check out the Chatter API home page for links to the webinar recording, FAQ, getting started article and all sample code from the demos… Continue reading