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Xforce Summit Virtual Salesforce Event

Join Us at X-Force Summit April 29-30, A Virtual Salesforce Conference.

Our Managing Director, Bash Din will be speaking at the X-Force Summit, a virtual Salesforce conference taking place April 29 and 30 with thousands of attendees from around the World. Come see Bash Din and 30+ other speakers share best practices and lessons learned on how to supercharge your Salesforce instance with data, integrations and more.  Zumzum Managing Director Bash Din will be hosting a session on “Salesforce DX for Awesome Admins”. Bash has been a user of Salesforce since 2003, building [...]

7 Lessons From a Salesforce Lightning Launch

Having recently worked on a project to rollout Salesforce Lightning experience to a long standing Salesforce customer, I thought it would be useful to share some lessons learned to help you with your own journey to the Salesforce Lightning interface.  A little background to get us started. Our customer is a long standing Salesforce user, with greater than 10 years of experience as a Salesforce user.  The business is focused on placing students from the middle east in education establishments [...]

Watch Zumzum Financials in the Epic London’s Calling Demo Jam Live Stream.

London’s calling is already Europe's largest Salesforce community event, yet it plans to be even bigger and better this year with a new venue on the 20th March 2020. Zumzum are great fans of Salesforce community events and are delighted to be a Silver Sponsors of this event again this year.  Why do we keep coming back for more ? London’s Calling is an event created by the Salesforce Ohana, for the Salesforce Ohana, packed full of incredibly useful content [...]

Salesforce DX For Awesome Admins

Salesforce DX For Awesome Admins

15.00 4th October 2019, Moller Centre, Cambridge Bash has been a user of Salesforce since 2003, building apps on the platform since 2006 and first launching apps on the AppExchange the same year. Bash will share insights from working with the team building Zumzum Financials, accounting for Salesforce and the adoption of Salesforce DX. Learn from the experience of other admins who collaborate with developers to build better apps together. This session will help Awesome Admins understand the ideas behind what DX does, [...]

Zumzum Announced As Gold Sponsor Of InspireEast 2019, Helping People Harness The Power Of Salesforce With Clicks Not Code

Zumzum is excited to be supporting InspireEast, a Salesforce Trailblazer Community event due to be held in Cambridge, United Kingdom, again this year. We are delighted to see the second InspireEast event in the UK this year, after sponsoring the inaugural event last year.  A fabulous time was had by all and a huge amount of learning, sharing and of course, fun, was enjoyed by everyone who attended.  Naturally, we jumped at the chance to support the event again this [...]

SourceForge Accounting For Salesforce Comparison of Costs

Accounting for Salesforce – Zumzum Financials vs. FinancialForce Accounting vs. Sage Live vs. Accounting Seed Comparison Chart

If you have implemented Salesforce or you in the process of implementing Salesforce, perhaps at some stage, you have considered what else Salesforce could do for your business. We hope, like us here at Zumzum, you believe you could use Salesforce to run your entire business. You may already be benefiting by streamlining and automating your lead to opportunity or order processes on Salesforce, while other parts of your business lag behind with paper laden processes, in legacy applications siloed [...]

Zumzum Financials Sales Invoice Lightning Record Page

Salesforce Dynamic Lightning Record Pages To Transform Your User Productivity

There are many reasons why you would wish to migrate your company from Salesforce Classic to Salesforce Lightning, including reducing technical debt, improving user experiences and boosting user productivity. Not only is the Salesforce Lightning user interface a delight to work with, it is also packed with a host of features to help Salesforce Admins accelerate how users get work done in Salesforce. One such capability is “Dynamic Lightning Pages” which let you display and hide components based on field [...]

RIP Sage Financials accounting for Salesforce

The End Of Sage Financials, Accounting For Salesforce

Sage Financials Will No Longer Be Available To New Customers Over the last few weeks, Sage has announced that it’s Sage Financials, accounting for Salesforce application will no longer be available to new customers. Of course, that begs the question, where does that leave existing Sage Financials customers and partners? Once you use the Salesforce cloud, you fall in love with the power and flexibility of the platform and think “What else can we do on Salesforce”?  You look at the [...]