Salesforce CLI Plugins - Not Just for DevOps

Farmington, MI Developers Group
Feb. 29, 2020, 10 a.m.

About this Meeting

Salesforce CLI pluginsThe vast majority of use cases you'll see for Salesforce CLI plugins are around managing metadata or data migration. The CLI is also a full-fledged REST client and with the right plugin can be the command line front end for an application that uses Salesforce as a database. In Apex Hours session we'll introduce CLI plugins and demonstrate how to build a plugin that allows a user to access a curated set of bookmarked web pages stored in a Salesforce database.


1. CLI Overview

2. Introducing Plugins

3. Bookmarks architecture

4. Creating a Plugin

5. Adding commands

6. Accessing Salesforce Data

7. Sharing functions across commands

8. User Interaction


Keir Bowden

Keir Bowden

CTO - BrightGen

Keir is a 30 year veteran of the IT industry, CTO at BrightGen, Certified Technical Architect and Salesforce MVP since 2011.

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Feb. 29, 2020
10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.


NA NA48335

Group Leaders

Amit Chaudhary

Amit Chaudhary

Salesforce Developer
Thomas Nieman

Thomas Nieman

WorkForce Software

Senior Application Administrator
Pooja Chugh

Pooja Chugh


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