At this Developer Group meeting, some Force.com software engineers from BigMachines will come to the Groupon office to speak on two very interesting topics.
Topic 1: Apex Triggers: Tricks and Caveats
Implementing the factory design pattern and controlling trigger execution across linked packages.
This talk will be presented by: Dex Delfrate, Senior Software Engineer, Oracle BigMachines Express; Certified Force.com Developer; 2 years of experience developing on Force.com.
Ben Baker, Senior Software Engineer, Oracle BigMachines Express; 3 years of experience as a Force.com Developer; designed and maintains development operations for Oracle BMX.
Topic 2: Automated Testing for Force andSalesforce.com (using Ruby Watir) with Intro to Continuous Integration
An introduction to the most effective tool BigMachines has found for automated testing on Salesforce.com: Ruby Watir. Introduction to the tool, why it’s the best for SFDC, how to install and get started, and tips and tricks for best practices and avoiding pitfalls. How this relates to Continuous Integration and an intro best practices for Continuous Integration.
This talk will be presented by:
Cindy Meegan, Software Engineer, Oracle BigMachines Express on QA Automation; Designed Oracle BMX’s testing framework for Ruby Watir; Certified SFDC Administrator and Force.com Developer; 3 years of experience with SFDC.
Dylan Conley, Technical Manager, Oracle BigMachines Express.