Expanded Library

Python for Salesforce Developers

by Scott Lee

This course will teach you how to use Python to create programs that integrate with Salesforce using its APIs.

What you'll learn

By using another programming language like Python that can run outside Salesforce, you can enhance what Salesforce can do without the restriction of Salesforce's governor restrictions. In this course, Python for Salesforce Developers, you’ll learn to use Python to communicate with the Salesforce platform. First, you’ll explore how to perform single-record updates using the REST API. Next, you’ll discover large scale automated data loading. Finally, you’ll learn how to build event-driven architectures using streaming events from Salesforce, all using Python! When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of Python needed to build production quality Salesforce/Python integrated applications.

About the author

Scott is the CEO of Elega Corporation, a videogame developer and educational content creator, and serves as a Salesforce architect primarily in the energy industry. He has produced business applications as a professional programmer for a decade across industries including litigation support, renewable energy, and natural gas using programming languages such as Python, Rust, C#, and database technologies. Under Elega Corporation, Scott is the lead designer and programmer on their city management ... more

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