29 Sep 2017

Sundog Cited in Vendor Landscape Report:  Salesforce Implementation Partners from Forrester

Johnathon Rademacher
Posted in: Forrester, Manufacturing, Salesforce

At Sundog, we’re honored to be included in the September 2017 Forrester report “Vendor Landscape: Salesforce Implementation Partners.”

6 Sep 2017

3 Tips & Takeaways for Creating Your Lightning Bolt Solution

Terry Luschen
Posted in: Lightning, Lightning Bolt, Next Revolution, Salesforce, Web Development, Technical Strategy

Lightning Bolt, the new Salesforce framework for deploying next generation communities and portals, is going to make standing up industry-specific applications very efficient.

31 Aug 2017

How to Use SLDS Design Tokens in a Custom Lightning Community Theme

Susanna Oliver
Posted in: Communities, Lightning, Lightning Bolt, Salesforce

Have users who want to customize branding, colors and buttons in a Lightning Community? Design tokens are the key.

23 Aug 2017

Creating Responsive Communities with Salesforce Lightning & Community Builder

Craig Johnson
Posted in: Communities, Community Cloud, Lightning, Responsive Design, Salesforce

Why is a responsive community so important? Well, it depends who you ask and what they do. From a technical mindset, the answer is pretty clear based on today’s users and their preferred devices. Mobile design is the new standard. So why is it still so painful to develop a community with a mobile experience that rivals desktop? And at the end of the day, what is most important to your users anyway?

17 Aug 2017

Sales Cloud PRM + partnerDRIVEN:  A Match Made in the Cloud

Jennifer Lefor
Posted in: Communities, Lightning, Manufacturing, Next Revolution, partnerDRIVEN, PRM, Sales Cloud, Salesforce

Salesforce.com is no stranger to releasing industry-specific solutions, from financial services to healthcare. And their dual-focus on industries and communities this year makes perfect sense. After all, solutions built with an understanding of business process and industry-specific methodology are typically at the top of the list for implementation.

27 Jun 2017

Top Takeaways from Salesforce World Tour Chicago 2017

Damie Berkey
Posted in: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Events, Manufacturing, Salesforce

This June, I had the opportunity to attend the Salesforce World Tour - Chicago.

23 May 2017

What’s Coming Next with Machine Data

Nazia Zaman
Posted in: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Einstein, Internet of Things (IoT), Machine Data, Machine Learning, Manufacturing, Salesforce

A couple weeks ago, we experienced a flooded kitchen here at Sundog due to a faulty dishwasher. What if the dishwasher could self-diagnose the issue before it happened and automatically schedule maintenance with a field technician? Sound like science fiction? Actually, it’s becoming the new reality. Technologies like this are already present in our day-to-day lives.

9 Mar 2017

Sundog Is a 2017 Salesforce Gold Partner: What It Means to You

Damie Berkey
Posted in: Certifications, Marketing Cloud, partnerDRIVEN, Partners, Sales Cloud, Salesforce

At Sundog, we’re proud to, once again, be awarded the designation of Salesforce Gold Consulting Partner.

11 Jan 2017

Understanding Lightning Component Events

Susanna Oliver
Posted in: HTML, JavaScript, Lightning, Salesforce, Web Development

Lightning components are designed to be self-contained and independent. While this is great for modular development and encapsulation, it comes at a price. That price is JavaScript. JavaScript from one component can’t talk with another, and that’s why Lightning components use events. Events handle any interaction that needs to take place between components: button clicks, modals, etc.

10 Nov 2016

Ignite Your Indirect Sales Channels: Watch the Webcast

Jen Thompson
Posted in: B2B, Manufacturing, Marketing Cloud, partnerDRIVEN, Salesforce

Want to increase your lead generation and revenue? Or drive engagement with your partner channels?