Spring '13 Release Developer Preview Webinar


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Watch this webinar to discover new and updated Salesforce Platform features coming in the Spring '13 Release including:

:: Tooling API - The Tooling API is now generally available and provides SOAP and REST interfaces that allow you to build custom development tools for Force.com applications.
:: Connect in Apex - Connect in Apex is now available for Developer Preview in all Developer Edition organizations. Connect in Apex exposes Chatter API data as Apex objects.
:: Force.com Canvas Updates - Force.com Canvas, which allows you to embed a 3rd party app within Salesforce that can recognize user context, has a few new updates including the ability to expose a Canvas app on a custom Visualforce page.
:: Connected Apps - Connected Apps are now generally available for integration using Salesforce Identity and Data APIs.

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Spring '13 Release Developer Preview Webinar

  1. 1. Spring‘13 ReleaseDeveloper PreviewPat PattersonPrincipal Developer Evangelist@metadaddySamantha ReadyDeveloper Evangelist@samantha_ready
  2. 2. Join the conversation: #forcewebinar
  3. 3. 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 salesforce.com, 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 product or service availability, 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, new products and services, 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, the outcome of intellectual property and other litigation, 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 non-salesforce.com products, and utilization and selling to larger enterprise customers. Further information on potential factors that could affect the financial results of salesforce.com, inc. is included in our annual report on Form 10-Q for the most recent fiscal quarter ended July 31, 2012. This documents and others containing important disclosures 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 presentations, 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. Salesforce.com, inc. assumes no obligation and does not intend to update these forward- looking statements.Join the conversation: #forcewebinar
  4. 4. Speakers Pat Patterson Samantha Ready Principal Developer Evangelist Developer Evangelist @metadaddy @samantha_readyJoin the conversation: #forcewebinar
  5. 5. Follow Developer Force for the latest news @forcedotcom / #forcewebinar Developer Force group Developer Force – Force.com Community +Developer Force – Force.com Community Developer ForceJoin the conversation: #forcewebinar
  6. 6. Your One Stop Shop for Spring ‘13 Demos Webinar Replay Release Notes Documentation Training Highlights Discussion http://developer.force.com/releases Join the conversation using #forcewebinarJoin the conversation: #forcewebinar
  7. 7. Agenda Force.com Canvas Updates Connected Apps Connect in Apex Tooling API Other Platform UpdatesJoin the conversation: #forcewebinar
  8. 8. Force.com Canvas UpdatesJoin the conversation: #forcewebinar
  9. 9. Force.com Canvas Recap Your 3rd party application Any platform, in any languageJoin the conversation: #forcewebinar
  10. 10. Force.com Canvas (Pilot) §  You can now expose a Canvas App on a Visualforce page using <apex:canvasApp> component •  Override standard buttons and tabs •  Embed in detail pages •  Create dashboard components or custom help pages •  Customize, extend, or integrate sidebars in the Service Cloud console §  Parameters attribute to pass controller values into your Canvas App §  Configurable Canvas sizeJoin the conversation: #forcewebinar
  11. 11. Connected Apps General AvailabilityJoin the conversation: #forcewebinar
  12. 12. Connected Apps: General Availability Connected App = API client §  Web application (including Force.com Canvas) §  Mobile application §  API access authorized via OAuth 2.0Join the conversation: #forcewebinar
  13. 13. Connected Apps: What’s New? Evolution of Remote Access Apps §  Configure OAuth scopes, mobile support (in Developer Edition org) §  Publish to an install URL §  Additional administrative controlJoin the conversation: #forcewebinar
  14. 14. DemoJoin the conversation: #forcewebinar
  15. 15. Connect in Apex (developer preview)Join the conversation: #forcewebinar
  16. 16. What the heck is “Connect in Apex”? §  Connect in Apex exposes many Chatter API resources as objects in Apex. §  Use Connect in Apex to build Chatter integrations and custom UI on Force.com without making HTTP callouts to the Chatter API.Join the conversation: #forcewebinar
  17. 17. Let’s see some examples… /chatter/subscriptions/subscriptionId Chatter.deleteSubscription(String communityId, String subscriptionId ) HTTP method: DELETEJoin the conversation: #forcewebinar
  18. 18. Let’s see some more examples… /chatter/feed-items?q=query+string ChatterFeeds.searchFeedItems( String communityId, String q ) HTTP method: GET ChatterFeeds.searchFeedItems( Where feedType can be any type of feed (such as String communityId, String q, String Bookmarks, News, Records, etc) pageParam, Integer pageSize )Join the conversation: #forcewebinar
  19. 19. And another one… /chatter/feeds/feedType/feed-items ChatterFeeds.getFeedItemsFromFeed( String communityId, HTTP method: GET ConnectApi.FeedType feedType ) Where feedType can be any type of feed (such as ChatterFeeds.getFeedItemsFromFeed( Bookmarks, News, Records, etc) String communityId, ConnectApi.FeedType feedType, String pageParam, Integer pageSize, ConnectApi.FeedSortOrder sortParam )Join the conversation: #forcewebinar
  20. 20. Last example /chatter/feed-items/feedItemId/ ChatterFeeds.postComment( String comments communityId, String feedItemId, HTTP method: POST String text ) ChatterFeeds.postComment( String communityId, String feedItemId, ConnectApi.CommentInput comment, ConnectApi.BinaryInput feedItemFileUpload )Join the conversation: #forcewebinar
  21. 21. Connect with Apex: New and Improved §  New and improved methods (just a few) •  ChatterFeeds.searchFeedItemsInFeed •  ChatterGroups.requestGroupMembership •  ChatterUsers.updateChatterSettings •  ChatterUsers.isModified •  ChatterComment.likesMessage / FeedItem.likesMessage §  New feed item templates to make feed items easier to render by defining their layout §  http://bit.ly/dev-connectapiJoin the conversation: #forcewebinar
  22. 22. Tooling API General AvailabilityJoin the conversation: #forcewebinar
  23. 23. Tooling API: General Availability Next generation API for building custom development tools §  REST and SOAP Manage working copies of code artifacts §  Apex Class/Trigger, Visualforce Page/Component Manage debug process §  Trace flags, heap dump markers, Apex Code/SOQL overlays Manage debug artifacts §  Heap dumps, debug logsJoin the conversation: #forcewebinar
  24. 24. Tooling API vs Metadata API Tooling API Deploy Metadata API •  Debug process Code •  Custom objects •  Debug artifacts •  SettingsJoin the conversation: #forcewebinar
  25. 25. Tooling API: REST Resources https://na1.salesforce.com/services/data/v27.0/ tooling/... List Tooling API Objects §  .../sobjects Tooling API Object Metadata §  .../sobjects/SObjectName/ Tooling API Object Full Description §  .../sobjects/SObjectName/describe/Join the conversation: #forcewebinar
  26. 26. Tooling API: REST Resources https://na1.salesforce.com/services/data/v27.0/ tooling/... Access Tooling API record §  .../sobjects/SObjectName/id/ Query §  .../query?q=SELECT+Id+FROM+ApexClassWrapperJoin the conversation: #forcewebinar
  27. 27. Tooling API: REST example Query $ curl -H X-PrettyPrint: 1 -H Authorization: Bearer ACCESS_TOKEN’ https://na1.salesforce.com/services/data/ v27.0/tooling/query?q=SELECT+Id+FROM+ApexLogJoin the conversation: #forcewebinar
  28. 28. Tooling API: REST example Query { "size" : 45, "totalSize" : 45, "done" : true, "records" : [ { "attributes" : { "type" : "ApexLog", "url" : "/services/data/v27.0/tooling/sobjects/ApexLog/ 07Lx00000005qwNEAQ" }, "Id" : "07Lx00000005qwNEAQ" }, ...Join the conversation: #forcewebinar
  29. 29. Tooling API: REST example GET record $ curl -H X-PrettyPrint: 1 -H Authorization: Bearer ACCESS_TOKEN’ https://na1.salesforce.com/services/data/ v27.0/tooling/sobjects/ApexLog/07Lx00000009WEQEA2/Join the conversation: #forcewebinar
  30. 30. Tooling API: REST example GET record { "attributes" : { "type" : "ApexLog", "url" : "/services/data/v27.0/tooling/sobjects/ApexLog/ 07Lx00000009WEQEA2" }, "Id" : "07Lx00000009WEQEA2", "LogUserId" : "005x0000000JwJRAA0", "LogLength" : 74760, "LastModifiedDate" : "2012-05-03T23:21:18.000+0000", "Request" : "Application", ... }Join the conversation: #forcewebinar
  31. 31. DemoJoin the conversation: #forcewebinar
  32. 32. https://force-tooling-demo.herokuapp.com/ https://github.com/metadaddy-sfdc/ force-tooling-demoJoin the conversation: #forcewebinar
  33. 33. Tooling API: Roadmap More Resources §  Log data, code coverage results etc More Operations §  Execute anonymous, run tests, etc Force.com IDE §  Port to Tooling API, release as open source Note – Metadata API is not going anywhere! §  Metadata API gives access to all sorts of metadata – e.g. SecuritySettings – that are unrelated to developer toolsJoin the conversation: #forcewebinar
  34. 34. Other Platform UpdatesJoin the conversation: #forcewebinar
  35. 35. Other Updates •  Developer Console Updates •  New Progress tab •  App Logic •  The Id field is now writable on update •  Triggers for CollaborationGroup and CollaborationGroupMember •  API Updates •  Bulk API – Compressed Responses •  Metadata API – Organization Settings Changes •  Streaming API – Tasks Supported and Increased Limits for UE and EEJoin the conversation: #forcewebinar
  36. 36. Critical Updates •  Invalid URLs Blocked •  Blocks custom links/buttons from rendering invalid URLs •  Visualforce PDF Rendering Engine Improvements •  Improved consistency on how pages render CSS files •  Improved engine for better compatibility •  Single Viewstate Enhancement •  Decreases Visualforce page size •  Improves load time and rendering efficiencyJoin the conversation: #forcewebinar
  37. 37. Spring ’13 Rollout •  Sandbox pre-release, NA1: done! •  Pre-release Trial: ongoing •  http://bit.ly/getspring13 •  NA6, NA7, NA8, NA9, NA13: Feb 1-2 •  All other orgs: Feb 8-9 •  http://trust.salesforce.com/trust/maintenance/Join the conversation: #forcewebinar
  38. 38. Upcoming Events February 1 (every Friday): §  Force.com Friday – Weekly Intro Webinar Series http://bit.ly/forcefriday-cert February 7: § Spring ‘13 Salesforce Platform Tweet Chat (9am Pacific) @forcedotcom via #Spring13QA February 12: § Integration CodeTalk – Sandeep Bhanot & Sohail Sikora http://bit.ly/intct-13Join the conversation: #forcewebinar
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  40. 40. Q&A Pat Patterson Samantha Ready Principal Developer Evangelist Developer Evangelist @metadaddy @samantha_readyJoin the conversation: #forcewebinar
  41. 41. Survey Your feedback is crucial to the success of our webinar programs. Thank you! http://bit.ly/spring13webinarJoin the conversation: #forcewebinar