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Dreamforce is just days away! We've already covered tips from the experts to have a succesful Dreamforce, but now I'd like to take that a step further for Financial Services professionals.
To get you going in the right direction, we’ve compiled a suggested itinerary of events that will help financial services professionals get the most out of Dreamforce. From sessions and speakers to partners and parties, here’s a list of stuff you can’t miss. Whatever industry you work in or role in your company, there’s a journey for you.
Sharing and record access can be a tricky concept in Salesforce, and with Apex Managed Sharing as an option, it becomes even more complex and options are nearly limitless. So when and why would a system admin or developer leverage this functionality? There are cases where the flexibility of the platform’s declarative options are simply not flexible enough to meet business requirements, and this occurs in a variety of ways:
Logic needs to look across multiple objects for “criteria-based” sharing
Logic needs to look at record owner, and then use a complex approach to sharing the record
Business leverages ad hoc teams, and these drive record access on custom objects
Entitlements are managed externally to Salesforce, and Salesforce must inherit these changes
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Silverline was the proud host and sponsor of another great Financial Services Salesforce User Group. After some food, drinks, and networking (and a few technical difficulties as we learn how to use our A/V equipment in our new office) we heard from Cheryl Feldman, Business Systems Analyst at S&P Capital IQ and Roger Mitchell, Solution Architect at Silverline on the Top 10 Summer ‘14 Features for Financial Services.
Let's get started with the countdown:
Mark your calendars! The next Salesforce Financial Services User Group is August 7th. The meeting will be hosted virtually and in person at Silverline's new headquarters (860 Broadway, 5th Floor, NYC). Click here to register.
Discussion will focus on features in the Salesforce Summer '14 release as well as sharing and security concerns. Both Salesforce and Silverline will have financial services experts on hand to answer your questions. All levels of Saleforce expertise are welcome to attend.
FinancialPlanning.com recently shared a top 10 list focusing on the how mobile technology has transformed the wealth management industry. The wealth management industry has been a late adopter to mobile technology, though this isn’t surprising given the stringent regulatory environment and privacy issues that govern the industry.
So what made the wealth management industry embrace mobile? Let’s take FinancialPlanning.com’s list a step further and dive into the technology behind it; here is my version of the 10 ways Salesforce and mobile technology has transformed the wealth management industry: