Salesforce Developer Blog Highlight - Avoiding Apex Speeding Tickets

I'm a big fan of Salesforce's Continuation framework. A recent article posted on the Salesforce Developers Blog is a great primer for helping you determine when you should redesign your synchronous callouts in favor of an asynchronous pattern via the Continuation framework. Head on over to the Salesforce Developers Blog…

Salesforce Apex Schema Describe

I found the need to develop a quick means of discovering custom fields that were added to standard objects. The code block listed below is pasted into the Salesforce Developer console as an Anonymous Apex block. A few key concepts covered in the code include: Using Schema Describe to get…

Salesforce World Tour 2015 Boston Recap

I attended the Salesforce World Tour in Boston on April 9, 2015. It was the first Salesforce roadshow of 2015, and my first "live" Salesforce event (after watching many hours on YouTube). This was one of the best free events I've ever attended. Considering I woke up at 4:15…

Salesforce, Visualforce, Twitter Bootstrap = VisualStrap

Today I was looking for a way to improve Salesforce's Visualforce pages. After a quick search - and knowing how awesome Bootstrap is - I found a few interesting blogs and links that I'd like to share. The first blog at developer.salesforce.com covers a basic use case of…

Setting up basic HTTP Auth for AWS S3 Bucket

Head on over to Yegor256's blog entry for a great recap of how to enable Basic HTTP for an Amazon S3 Bucket. I'm getting ready to host a static HTML site using AWS S3 and Route 53 and before the big reveal I want to keep a lid on things.…