Dev 401 Certification

Overview

Topics Covered

  • List and describe components of an application
  • Describe the model-view-controller design paradigm
  • Given a scenario, determine whether sufficient information is available to plan/build/design an application
  • Describe how to create a functional data model for a business application
  • List and describe the steps required to deploy a successful application built using the declarative capabilities of the Force.com platform
  • List and describe the building blocks of an application provided by the Force.com platform
  • Given a scenario, select the features required to create a functional data model for a business application
  • Describe the properties and implications of choosing one object relationship type over another and distinguish among relationship types
  • List and describe the features use to set permission and data access in a custom app
  • Given a scenario, select the appropriate feature (e.g. profiles, defaults, roles) to provide appropriate permissions and data access in a custom app
  • List and describe optional (Salesforce-enabled) features for managing the application (e.g. create audit fields, encrypted fields, multicurrency)
  • List and describe components of any Force.com application user interface (e.g. tabs, applications, detail pages, list views)
  • Given a scenario, determine the capabilities of the declarative framework for building a user interface (e.g., what can and can’t be done is a page layout)
  • Describe use cases for how Force.com pages can extend the user interface in the declarative framework and when to do so
  • Describe the capabilities and functionality of Force.com sites
  • List and describe how to create formulas, validation rules, and workflow rules
  • Given a scenario, determine which Force.com feature to use to solve a business requirement and/or describe how to apply the solution
  • List and describe the capabilities of the Force.com approval processes
  • Given a scenario, select the appropriate features of Force.com approval processes to satisfy business requirements
  • List and describe the features of the Force.com platform for debugging and monitoring automated business processes
  • Describe use cases for extending business logic through Force.com code
  • List and describe the capabilities and constraints of import wizards
  • List and describe the capabilities and constraints of API-based tools for managing data
  • List and describe the functions of the Force.com Data Loader
  • Describe use cases and functions of external IDs and upsert
  • Given a scenario, determine appropriate uses of the GUI and command-line interface for the data loader
  • Describe the characteristics of Force.com record IDs
  • List and describe capabilities and constraints of reporting on the Force.com platform
  • Given a scenario, determine methods for analyzing and displaying data
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Class Login Part 1

Class Login

Class Login Part 2

Class Login

Application Design

Topics Covered

  • List and describe components of an application
  • Describe the model-view-controller design paradigm
  • Given a scenario, determine whether sufficient information is available to plan/build/design an application
  • List and describe the steps required to deploy a successful application built using the declarative capabilities of the Force.com platform
  • List and describe the building blocks of an application provided by the Force.com platform
Application Design Resources
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Overview of the Force.com Platform

Topics Covered

  • List and describe the steps required to deploy a successful application built using the declarative capabilities of the Force.com platform
  • List and describe the building blocks of an application provided by the Force.com platform
Force.com Platform Resources
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Data Model

Topics Covered

  • Describe how to create a functional data model for a business application
  • Given a scenario, select the features required to create a functional data model for a business application
  • Describe the properties and implications of choosing one object relationship type over another and distinguish among relationship types
  • List and describe the features use to set permission and data access in a custom app
  • Given a scenario, select the appropriate feature (e.g. profiles, defaults, roles) to provide appropriate permissions and data access in a custom app
  • List and describe optional (Salesforce-enabled) features for managing the application (e.g. create audit fields, encrypted fields, multicurrency)
Data Model Resources
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User Interface

Topics Covered

  • List and describe components of any Force.com application user interface (e.g. tabs, applications, detail pages, list views)
  • Given a scenario, determine the capabilities of the declarative framework for building a user interface (e.g., what can and can’t be done is a page layout)
  • Describe use cases for how Force.com pages can extend the user interface in the declarative framework and when to do so
  • Describe the capabilities and functionality of Force.com sites
User Interface Resources
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Business Logic

Topics Covered

  • List and describe how to create formulas, validation rules, and workflow rules
  • Given a scenario, determine which Force.com feature to use to solve a business requirement and/or describe how to apply the solution
  • List and describe the capabilities of the Force.com approval processes
  • Given a scenario, select the appropriate features of Force.com approval processes to satisfy business requirements
  • List and describe the features of the Force.com platform for debugging and monitoring automated business processes
  • Describe use cases for extending business logic through Force.com code
Business Logic Resources
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Data Management

Topics Covered

  • List and describe the capabilities and constraints of import wizards
  • List and describe the capabilities and constraints of API-based tools for managing data
  • List and describe the functions of the Force.com Data Loader
  • Describe use cases and functions of external IDs and upsert
  • Given a scenario, determine appropriate uses of the GUI and command-line interface for the data loader
  • Describe the characteristics of Force.com record IDs
Data Management Resources
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Reporting

Topics Covered

  • List and describe capabilities and constraints of reporting on the Force.com platform
  • Given a scenario, determine methods for analyzing and displaying data
Reporting Resources
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