Welcome to The End of Software Marc Benioff Chairman & CEO, salesforce.com
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Democratization Customization IT Success ISV Success Application Development Integration What is the Future of On-Demand?
What are Customers Asking for Now How do I change salesforce’s code? How do I add my own code to Salesforce’s servers, and get rid of my own servers? Why can’t I have the same power as a Salesforce’s internal developers to build applications?
A Vision to Build Anything On-Demand , without Boundaries Manage Data Manage Basic Processes Manage Enterprise CRM Manage Anything On-Demand Manage Custom Processes
What if There Were a C++ for On-Demand Applications?
What if There Were a .NET for On-Demand Applications?
What if There Were a for On-Demand Applications?
Introducing Apex The World’s First Multi-Tenant Programming Language & Platform
What can be developed with ? Build ANY application Highly Complex Highly Transactional Highly Intelligent Inventory & ERP E-Commerce Yield Management
Is Safe, Easy, & Fast Your Code Upgrades with Ours Your Code is Fully Encapsulated My Customizations Your Code is 100% Multi-Tenant Company A Customizations Company C Customizations Company B Customizations Company D Customizations
What Types of Code? Build Complex Business Logic Write Stored Procedures Create Triggers Run Code Under Our Buttons Build Your Own Functionality A B C D
What if You Want to Change Our Code ? Create Account Create Contact Create Opportunity
What If You Could Put Your Code Under Our Buttons?
Lets You Reprogram Our Features or Build Your Own! Create Account Create Contact Create Opportunity Create Opportunity Create Price Quote Create Draft Sales Order I want my button to … my
It’/s Not Just Buttons … Automates Complex Business Logic Advanced Lead Assignment Incentive / Compensation Management Complex Pricing and Quoting … .ANY Complex Logic & Processes! Validation & Rules Triggers Stored Procedures
It’s L ike S itting W ith O ur D evelopment T eam !
Best of All, Code Runs Entirely On Our Servers! No more operating systems … Databases… Application Servers… Web Servers… Data Centers NO MORE STACK NO MORE SOFTWARE
Browse, Share, or Install Any Apex Component on… The Entire Community Benefits, Not Just Developers! Leads Contracts Any Apex App or Feature!
Is Not Just a New Language. It’s Also a New Platform.
A Complete Platform for Development-as-a-Service Apex Language + Automatic Upgrades Advanced Marketplace Embedded Mashups AppExchange Analytics Apex API Approval Workflows
A New Platform with a New Vision. Not Another Version.
It’s Not a SQL Server. It’s a SQL Service. All your data All your business processes Anytime, anywhere
It’s Not an Application Server. It’s an Application Service.
It’s Not a Software OS. It’s a Multi-Tenant, On-Demand OS.
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At last, you can create your entire business on The Business Web… For The Business Web