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Play by Play: Implementing Sustainable and Scalable Salesforce Governance

by Patrick Watkins and Don Robins

In this course, you’ll learn how to establish a successful governance team and sell the importance of governance to your organization.

What you'll learn

Play by Play is a series in which top technologists work through a problem in real time, unrehearsed, and unscripted. In this course, Play by Play: Implementing Sustainable and Scalable Salesforce Governance, Patrick Watkins and Don Robins demonstrate key concepts like Master Data Management and Data Stewardship to avoid the pitfalls of “garbage in, garbage out.” Learn about key Software Development Life Cycle best practices within Salesforce, tools that make life easier for all stakeholders, and how to make your governance processes both sustainable and scalable. By the end of this course, you’ll have gained deep and valuable insight into what Governance in practice is all about, and discovered ways to use Governance to help you manage your Salesforce org.

About the authors

Patrick has worked in tech since 2004 and on Salesforce as an administrator since 2009. His areas of focus over the years have concerned governance of the platform, data migration, best practices for adopting and architecting enterprise scale. He has undertaken several major business transformation projects requiring a fundamental understanding of both business process and tools capability and understands many of the challenges teams face. Outside of governance, he is most passionate about data ... more

Don Robins is a well known Salesforce MVP, instructor, author, and speaker. A custom business application developer for more decades than he cares to admit, he focuses on Salesforce technical instruction and knowledge sharing. Certified as a Platform II Developer and an award winning Salesforce Instructor, he's presented and taught at annual Dreamforce conferences since 2010. He delivers Salesforce developer classes and workshops around the US and abroad, and manages a team of instructors ... more

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