Building Trusted Apps with New SalesForce1 Platform Services

By CIOReview | Monday, August 10, 2015

SAN FRANCISCO, CA – SalesForce the company best known for its CRM services has recently launched Salesforce Shield, a new array of Salesforce1 platform services that includes Field Audit Trail, Platform Encryption, Data Archive and Event Monitoring.

I.T. industries were often trapped in the web of compliance or governance requirements that regulated industries and hindered them from fully utilizing their resources.

Addressing these challenges, SalesForce Shield enables the organizations to build trusted cloud apps fast-using simple mouse clicks. There’s no need to learn complex code in order to build apps. This in turn makes building business apps on cloud easy and cost effective while ensuring security and compliance.

IT professionals can now simply use drag and drop tools to quickly create trusted apps that maintains its life cycle on cloud with rigorous audits, encryption, archiving, and monitoring built in, all delivered on the Salesforce1 Platform.

Salesforce1 Shield offers features such as Platform Encryption, Data Archive, Field Audit Trail, Event Monitoring.

Extending to all Native Salesforce1 Apps, Salesforce Shield also extends to the entire Salesforce partner ecosystem. Since it is part of Salesforce Platform, now any app built natively on the platform can tap into its capabilities. The platform empowers independent software vendors (ISVs) and systems integrators (SIs) alike to create an entirely new generation of apps that address corporate governance and industry requirements and can then be sold on Salesforce AppExchange..

Tod Nielsen, Executive Vice President of Salesforce1 Platform, Salesforce says, “With Salesforce Shield, we are liberating these IT leaders and developers, and empowering them to quickly build the cloud apps their businesses need, with the trust Salesforce is known for.”