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Test automation with Cucumber JVM, Selenium and Mocha

Cucumber: – A test framework which also supports BDD (Behavior Driven Development) – Here BA / QA can write test cases in plain text following some simple conventions – It generates .NET, Ruby, Java code stubs automatically – It’s Java … Continue reading

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force.com : a true modern RAD

Force.com : a true modern RAD. I am saying this because of reach development features of the platform. Just an example, i was able to create this simple CMS on force.com including making this available over internate in just half … Continue reading

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TFS: Delete workspace of another user from command line

One of my team member left the company and some of the project files were checked out by him. Other team members were not able to checkout those files to work on. TFS Administrator console also does not provide any … Continue reading

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Dirty Coding and Learning 1

I used standardController ‘Account’ & approx 15 VF components in this page such as: page, pageBlock, pageBlockSection, outputLabel, outputText, pageBlockTable + column, repeat + outputLabel, dataTable + column, outputLink, form, pageBlokSectionItem, outputPanel, inputCheckBox, inputTextArea, inputSecret I have also used: system … Continue reading

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Display Parent and Child navigational records in a nested DataTable

In this sample i have tried to see Parent and Child navigational capability of SOQL. Taking Contact as main entity i have navigated to Account (parent) and Cases (child). The SOQL query result is binded in a nested DataTable. Check … Continue reading

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3 Questions to be asked while understanding Business Requirements from Client

Here is 3 very simple yet very effective questions which can be asked from Client while understanding Business Requirements for building IT solutions: What is your Vision & Goal? What are your pain points? Who all are the key players/ … Continue reading

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Developing Mobile Apps: Native, HTML5 or Hybrid: Understanding Development Options

A nice article answering your Questions here.

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SQL Server Source Control

Database development traditionally hasn’t used source control at all, as a result there has been challenges in maintaining Change Control Versions. But now it is possible and very convenient as well. Read on this article and Download the free Ebook.

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Informatica – Salesforce Data export/import to SQL Server

I have been looking for a way to synchronize Salesforce data to SQL Server and I find Informatica to be the thing I have been looking for. It installs on your Salesforce instance (native Salesforce App) and an connect to … Continue reading

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APEX and SQL Server (or any other external) database connection

As of now, APEX can not directly connect to external databases like SQL Server. As an alternate, you may use Web Service and host it on the server where the SQL Server is or on any other web server. APEX … Continue reading

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