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Salesforce Mobile architecture introduction

  1. 1. Mobile Architecture David Scruggs @davescruggs
  2. 2. Safe Harbor Safe harbor statement under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995: This presentation may contain forward-looking statements that involve risks, uncertainties, and assumptions. If any such uncertainties materialize or if any of the assumptions proves incorrect, the results of, inc. could differ materially from the results expressed or implied by the forward-looking statements we make. All statements other than statements of historical fact could be deemed forward-looking, including any projections of subscriber growth, earnings, revenues, or other financial items and any statements regarding strategies or plans of management for future operations, statements of belief, any statements concerning new, planned, or upgraded services or technology developments and customer contracts or use of our services. The risks and uncertainties referred to above include – but are not limited to – risks associated with developing and delivering new functionality for our service, our new business model, our past operating losses, possible fluctuations in our operating results and rate of growth, interruptions or delays in our Web hosting, breach of our security measures, risks associated with possible mergers and acquisitions, the immature market in which we operate, our relatively limited operating history, our ability to expand, retain, and motivate our employees and manage our growth, new releases of our service and successful customer deployment, our limited history reselling products, and utilization and selling to larger enterprise customers. Further information on potential factors that could affect the financial results of, inc. is included in our annual report on Form 10-K for the most recent fiscal quarter ended July 31, 2011. This document and others are available on the SEC Filings section of the Investor Information section of our Web site. Any unreleased services or features referenced in this or other press releases or public statements are not currently available and may not be delivered on time or at all. Customers who purchase our services should make the purchase decisions based upon features that are currently available., inc. assumes no obligation and does not intend to update these forward-looking statements.
  3. 3. We are witnessing the Post PC Revolution 456 Million Tablets at Work 782 Million Smartphones at Work 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013(E) 2014(E) 2015(E) 2016(E)
  4. 4. Touch Revolution 4x * comScore Mobile Metrix (March 2012) Mobile app users are more engaged*
  5. 5. How do we Apply this to the Enterprise? Access to data from anywhere, anytime Improved engagement - real-time, push, geo Redesigning processes for the mobile-first world A mobile platform strategy, not just mobile apps Mobile is an extension to the enterprise, not a standalone solution
  6. 6. Salesforce Platform for Mobile Agility
  7. 7. Legacy High Velocity Agility & Differentiation Back Office Applications Cloud Social Mobile Front Office Apps Low Velocity Standard Processes SharepointHR, Legal, ITOperations Build Agile Apps Integrated with Your Legacy Systems
  8. 8. 4.5x Faster Updates Ideal for Agile Development Make Changes Faster 80% Clicks, 20% Code Less Resources 94% Fewer Developer Hours No infrastructure or software 54% Lower TCO Lower Cost Proven, Prebuilt Components 3x More Apps Per Year Deliver More Apps Why Salesforce Platform?
  9. 9. Proven Success in Delivering Agility and Unlocking the Back Office
  10. 10. Representative Use Cases Expose Legacy Screens to End Users Embed Application Logic within Salesforce Operate on a Single Source of Truth Data Integration / Material Master Make All your Apps Mobile Real-Time Callout / Async Messaging MDM Check Mobilize Legacy Apps Leave Request and Approval Enterprise Mash Up Order Management
  11. 11. Integration APIs Middleware / Enterprise Application Integration Layer TBD Call External Service Expose Custom Service Rest API Data Replication Rest Service Workflow Data Upload Call External Service Data Replication Respond to External Service META DATA APIBULK APIREST APISOAP API Data Upload Rest Service Apex Callouts Outbound Message Confirm Message STREAMING API Topic Publish Topic Subscribe IDE Migration Tool Custom Tools Customization & Config Application Platform
  12. 12. Salesforce Platform Mobile Architecture
  13. 13. It Starts With Data • Connect to – existing systems – any cloud – partners, vendors, customers • Access beyond the firewall • Rapid innovation atop existing systems • Powerful access control, enforced across all apps, including mobile • Every object instantly REST enabled Legacy Cloud Partners Data
  14. 14. Add Some Social Collaboration • Collaborate with employees, customers & partners • Insights come to you • Leverage leading social networks • Build new social and mobile-first business processes Legacy Cloud Partners Data Social
  15. 15. Rapidly Create Business Logic • Business users can create business logic exposed for mobile devices • Reporting & analytics available on any device • Workflows & approvals available via mobile APIs • Create custom REST endpoints Legacy Cloud Partners Data Social Logic
  16. 16. Leverage a Single Trusted Identity • Extend corporate identity to mobile devices • Mobile app policies managed by admins, not developers • Customizable provisioning flows • Sign-on to mobile apps with Salesforce, Twitter, Facebook... Legacy Cloud Partners Data Social Logic Identity
  17. 17. Run on Any Device • Developer freedom: completely open source tools and libraries • Build for any device with leading JS frameworks • Native SDKs for iOS & Android Device Legacy Cloud Partners Data Social Logic Identity
  18. 18. Secure Enterprise Container • Secure storage for customer data • OAuth2 authentication, access to local device features • SmartSync for managing offline and data sync • Administrator controlled • Policies for PIN protection, access controls Device Container Legacy Cloud Partners Data Social Logic Identity
  19. 19. Device Container The Fastest Path to Mobile Apps • Instant access to the mobile apps you need via enterprise app store • Access data & logic via REST APIs • Choose the right app strategy for your business: web, hybrid, or native • Experienced mobile architects • Partnerships with leading mobile implementation providers Legacy Cloud Partners Data Social Logic Identity Apps
  20. 20. So, What’s the Right App Strategy for You?
  21. 21. Native • Full access to all device features • Objective C (iOS), Java (Android), etc + Potential for offline use + Can deploy to AppStore - Reliant on user to update app - Lack of in-house development skills ✓Great for ISV apps
  22. 22. Hybrid Local • Container provides access to device features • HTML5, JS, CSS resources distributed with app + Potential for offline use + In-house development skills more plentiful + Can deploy to AppStore - Reliant on user to update app ✓ Great for ISV apps
  23. 23. Hybrid Remote • Container provides access to device features • HTML5, JS, CSS loaded at runtime – - Can’t load page when offline (but can cache) - Can’t deploy to AppStore (but can distribute within enterprise) + In-house development skills more plentiful + App updates on every restart ✓ Great for internal apps
  24. 24. Web Apps • HTML5 provides access to some device features – Geolocation, camera (partial)… • HTML5, JS, CSS loaded at runtime – • Can share resources with hybrid apps - Can’t load page when offline (but can cache) + App updates on every restart + Widest possible footprint – every smartphone! ✓ Great for internal apps
  25. 25. But Don’t Think of a ‘Versus’ Approach to Mobile! It can lead to a silo’d mobile app strategy HTML5 Hybrid Nativevs vs
  26. 26. Think of a Mobile Platform It opens the opportunity for re-use and sharing HTML5 Hybrid Native+ + Salesforce Platform
  27. 27. Mobile SDK iOS and Android SDK for developing with
  28. 28. Mobile SDK: Accelerate App Development API Wrappers Interact with Salesforce REST APIs with popular mobile platform languages Secure Offline Storage Store business data on a device with enterprise- class encryption Push Notifications Dispatch real-time alerts directly to mobile devices Tools for building native, hybrid, and HTML5 apps on iOS and Android OAuth2 Secure authentication and refresh token management App Container Embed HTML5 apps inside a container to access powerful native device functionality
  29. 29. Use Cases & Customers
  30. 30. Field service Retail ExecutionClientelingOrder Management Consumer Apps Custom Use Case Mobile SurveysDigital Sales Aid Mobile Apps Powered By Salesforce Platform
  31. 31. Mobile App Use Cases Apps for Customers Apps for Employees Apps for Consumers
  32. 32. AXA Increases Agent Productivity 400% With iPad App World’s largest insurer launches award-winning mobile app in under 4 months Agents simulate life insurance scenarios and input orders Synchronization with AXA’s backoffice saves over 20 minutes processing time for each new customer
  33. 33. Zimmer Engages Healthcare Professionals With iPad App Leading supplier of orthopedic devices provides surgeons with key surgical content in operating room Reps access customer information and demo how medical devices function Integrates with SAP to deliver real time, global business visibility
  34. 34. Critical Systems Reduces Fire Alarm Inspection Process From Weeks To Hours With iPhone App Inspections app tracks building data and presents floor plans with fire alarm locations Field inspectors can view and update reports in real-time Reports are emailed to clients before the inspector has left the building Developed in less than 4 weeks
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