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[…]

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][…]

Spring ‘17 – our new “favourite” release!

Here we are once more at one of our favourite times of the year – release time – as we usher in 2017 with the next release of Salesforce, which is looking to be one of our favourites. This release, we were honoured to deliver not one but two release readiness webinars for Salesforce, and Read more about Spring ‘17 – our new “favourite” release![…]

Spring ’17: Rapid Reaction

For many of us, this period in December is the point at which we start winding down in readiness for the holiday season. But not so for the always-on team at Salesforce – because for them it’s already beginning to look a lot like Spring ’17. The upcoming release’s preview notes dropped onto the web yesterday, Read more about Spring ’17: Rapid Reaction[…]

Summer ’16 – Our Top Ten Features

Before we knew it, Winter has become a distant memory and Spring is edging its way towards the exit. Yes, that’s right – Summer is nearly here! And that means that we’re also preparing for Salesforce’s Summer ’16 release, their 50th major product release! Quite the milestone for a company founded 17 years ago. It’s Read more about Summer ’16 – Our Top Ten Features[…]

Admin Commandment #5: An Awesome Admin should always… be ready for the next release!

And so we continue… What’s the next item on our awesome admin checklist? Salesforce pushes out new releases three times a year, yes that’s correct a new release drops in our laps not once, but three times each year. These upgrades arrive in the form of the Spring, Summer and Winter releases. Now, since the Read more about Admin Commandment #5: An Awesome Admin should always… be ready for the next release![…]

Spring ’15: Release Notes Digest

Salesforce gave us all an early present yesterday when the preview release notes for Spring ’15 were published. For a release which delivers on an unprecedented number of IdeaExchange suggestions, the release notes (available in HTML and PDF) are remarkably trim at just 252 pages (congratulations to Brian Kwong whose wizardry led him to the Read more about Spring ’15: Release Notes Digest[…]