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Advanced Salesforce Data Sharing and Security Administration

by Adam Olshansky

This course will teach you all the ways to share data in Salesforce, as well as how to secure an org and configure security for different types of users. These skills will help prepare you for the Salesforce Certified Advanced Administrator exam.

What you'll learn

Salesforce security can be extremely complex. In this course, Advanced Salesforce Data Sharing and Security Administration, you’ll delve into sharing data in Salesforce and how to effectively secure an organization. First, you’ll explore configuring object and field level security with profiles, permission sets, and permission set groups. Next, you’ll discover the many ways to share records including setting organization-wide defaults, configuring the role hierarchy, creating sharing rules, and how to manually share records. Finally, you’ll learn how to restrict access to an organization using IP ranges and login hours. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of data sharing and org administration needed to fully administer a Salesforce org, and answer the age old question of ‘who sees what?’.

About the author

Adam is a 15X Certified Salesforce Engineer who works as a Salesforce Engineer at Google. He is passionate about teaching people about developing on the Salesforce Platform. He is a 7X RAD Women coach, working as a gender equality ally to help teach Salesforce development to female Salesforce administrators. He has presented at 4 Dreamforce conferences as well as several other conferences around the world including places such as Uruguay and India. When not focusing on Salesforce, he loves learn... more

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