Course: Building Applications with Force.com & Visualforce (DEV401)   Register Today

 

When you complete the course, you will learn to

* Build and customize multi-user cloud applications with just clicks
* Define an application’s data model
* Customize the user interface
* Create advanced workflows and validation rules
* Automate business processes
* Manage your data
* Develop a custom user interface with Force.com pages

Course Outline for Building Applications with Force.com & Visualforce (DEV401)
Note: The course contents are prepared based on the training recommendations from salesforce.com website.

Designing Applications on Force.com
* Data Model and Navigation
* Help & Training
* Learn about factors to consider when building a data model.
* Develop custom objects and fields, encrypted fields, field help, and field history tracking.
* Use master-detail, lookup, and many-to-many relationships.
* Create a user interface for custom applications using the custom object tab, page layout, and customization options.
* Set field attributes on the page layout.
* Use custom object queues and event-based workflow rules with field update actions.
* Develop custom formulas and validation rules.


Designing Applications for Multiple Users
* Learn about factors to consider when designing applications for multiple users.
* Create profiles, understand what a profile controls (including data access), and customize profiles to manage the user experience.
* Create and customize permission sets to manage the user experience.
* Customize the user experience with record types and page layouts
* Control access to records.
* Employ organization-wide defaults (OWDs), sharing rules and levels, roles, public groups, and manual share.
* Apply profiles, OWDs, role hierarchy, and sharing to restrict access to sensitive data.
* Apply OWDs, public groups, and manual sharing to create conditional access to data.
* Analyze suitability of field-level security, page layouts, and record types to satisfy business requirements.


Implementing Business Processes

* Use the VLOOKUP, REGEX, ISCHANGED, ISNEW, and PRIORVALUE
functions to build business processes.
* Use validation rules to enforce conditional required behavior.
* Use functions to enforce data format and data consistency.
* Implement multi-step approval workflows and escalations to automate
business processes.
* Create parallel approval processes and approval processes with
dynamic approval routing.
* Use outbound messages as part of an approval process.
* Establish approval process criteria with cross-object formulas.
* Set up field history tracking to audit processes.
* Learn techniques to prevent or record data changes.

 

Managing Data

* Learn when and how to use upsert.
* Use data management tools and the capabilities of API-based tools.
* Use the Force.com data loader to create mapping files and to upsert
data.

 

Force.com Pages

* Learn about the capabilities of Force.com pages.

* Incorporate Force.com pages into Salesforce CRM.
* Construct expression bindings and incorporate Salesforce CRM into Force.com pages with components.
* Use Force.com pages components to create page layouts, input forms, output tables, custom components, and more.
* Create partial page refreshes on JavaScript events.s.br> * Learn about the functionality that comes with Force.com pages standard controllers.
* Find out when Force.com code is required for creating custom controllers or extensions.