How to Design an API in Mulesoft

In this post I’m sharing my notes for spec driven development and cover the basics on creating an API specification. Spec driven development is a development process where your application is built in two distinct phases. creation of the specification (design) development of code to match the spec(development) What are the phases for spec driven […]

How To Create A Profile Map for Custom SOQL in Boomi Salesforce Connector

Been working on Boomi platform for couple months now and here to share a quick tip that I learned earlier. Since Boomi now support Custom SOQL for an operation it however looses the XML profile when you import an object. The profile can easily be fixed by doing the following. Add a Message shape and […]

How to use a Fritz! Box 7490 as a WIFI Extender

Since fibre just recently became available in our neighbourhood I just got it installed about a month ago and has been enjoying it. The location in the house where I had the fibre box set up was in the living room as I wanted to hook it up to the gaming console. I didn’t know […]

Passed the Identity & Access Management Designer Certification (Achieved System Architect)

Just passed my last required certification which is the Identity and Access Management Designer to finally become Salesforce Certified System Architect. What a journey and accomplishment. My study method seems to be working and would like to share my methods and notes. The method : At the start of the 2nd part of thIs year(2018) […]

How to Setup Social Single Sign On in Salesforce

On this tutorial. I’ll walk through to the steps needed to setup Social Single Sign On with LinkedIn to Salesforce. Do the following Salesforce steps first then we run over next LinkedIn steps. Login to Salesforce and go to Setup and search for Auth Provider When creating an Auth Provider – you can have Salesforce […]

Notes on Provisioning Communities Users in Salesforce

I learned the different methods to provision external users in Salesforce. * You can create Customers and Partners * depending on account type you can create certain users * personaccount and contact – customers * account – partner/customer * Account owner must have a role * You can manually create contact and enable as customer […]

How To Install Let’s Encrypt SSL Certificate on Google Cloud Compute with a Bitnami Stack

So wanted to do this for some time now and got the chance to do this now as I wanted to share something new everyday. Let’s Encrypt is a free, automated and open Certificate Authority. Today I learned it was not straight forward to install. I first tried to add the ppa certbot and when […]

Share and Learn Something New Everyday – Single Sign On with Mobile SDK and Salesforce Identity

So I’m putting this post out there to motivate myself to share something everyday till 2019. Teach something that I know or have learned with regards to Salesforce development, web development or stuffs related to technology in general, big, small or  just my study notes. I’m prepping up to seat down the Identity and Access Management […]

First Architect Certification. My Tips and Takeaways from the Integration Architecture Designer Examination

I’ve been holding off taking the Architect exams until I got the Platform Devoper II done and dusted which I did last month. This is my first ever Architect certificate. I’ve set out a journey to be a Certified Technical Architect #journeyToCTA,  the pinnacle of Salesforce Certification.  I have a lined up my certification goals […]

Finally! Salesforce Platform Developer II Certification Completed

The journey to get this certificate was the longest, hardest and most cherished one for me. I had to get past several challenges professionally and emotionally. Back then it was called Advanced Developer (501). The exam is broken down into three parts. Multiple choice examination, a programming assignment, and an essay. My advanced developer journey […]