7 common problems with salesforce data migration

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7 Common Problems with Salesforce Data Migration

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7 common problems with salesforce data migration

  1. 1. 7 Common Problems with Salesforce Data MigrationMonday, December 10, 12
  2. 2. About me: Mark Kofman CEO and Co-Founder of Import2.com 3 startups in data integration space - Programeter, 300.mg, Import2 Lived in 5 countries in last 10 yearsMonday, December 10, 12
  3. 3. Import2 Import2 is super-simple data import service. Online. Automated. More than 100 data migrations in last 6 months, million records importedMonday, December 10, 12
  4. 4. Problem #1: CSVMonday, December 10, 12
  5. 5. Problem #1: CSV CSV is built by developers for developers. CSV is perfect for simple cases. In reality, imported data is never perfect. People write phone numbers into email fields, leave mandatory fields incomplete, ... Manipulating large data sets is painful. Try opening 100,000 records CSV file. CSV based migration projects are often $10K+Monday, December 10, 12
  6. 6. 7 Common ProblemsMonday, December 10, 12
  7. 7. 7 Common Problems 2.Salesforce system/audit fieldsMonday, December 10, 12
  8. 8. 7 Common Problems 2.Salesforce system/audit fields 3.Group and Professional EditionsMonday, December 10, 12
  9. 9. 7 Common Problems 2.Salesforce system/audit fields 3.Group and Professional Editions 4.API daily limitsMonday, December 10, 12
  10. 10. 7 Common Problems 2.Salesforce system/audit fields 3.Group and Professional Editions 4.API daily limits 5.Custom fieldsMonday, December 10, 12
  11. 11. 7 Common Problems 2.Salesforce system/audit fields 3.Group and Professional Editions 4.API daily limits 5.Custom fields 6.Validation rulesMonday, December 10, 12
  12. 12. 7 Common Problems 2.Salesforce system/audit fields 3.Group and Professional Editions 4.API daily limits 5.Custom fields 6.Validation rules 7.Testing the data import qualityMonday, December 10, 12
  13. 13. Import2 again API based data migration service Accumulated know-how from multiple data migrations As simple as clicking a buttonMonday, December 10, 12
  14. 14. How It Works?Monday, December 10, 12
  15. 15. Thank You!Monday, December 10, 12

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