As we settle into working from home being a new way of doing things, perhaps for the longer term, we need to ensure that we support our mental health.

There are many positives to working from home. A shorter commute reduces our workday, by hours in some cases. Being hom...

Keeping your Salesforce data safe should be top priority.  So, let’s talk about security features for a moment. Salesforce has a numerous way to protect your data.  I will discuss three briefly in this article.

Password Policies

If you haven’t taken a look at your Passwo...

June 1, 2020

Working from home is the new normal for many of us, and we may be doing it for quite some time.  Even if you've set up a dedicated workspace in your home (and you should, for your own mental health; see Jeremy's article on The Pros and Cons of Working from Home), it wo...

Salesforce Summer ’20 release will be upgrading your Salesforce orgs the first two weeks in June.  I have highlighted my top five features that I think will help your productive.  

List Views:

Salesforce is making life easier with time saving features in List V...

What’s New in GoldMine 2018.2  

GoldMine Connect

Uses https by default

  • For new installations GoldMine Connect will be installed to use port 443 by default

  • The https implementation needs a certificate installed on the web server

  • If you don’t have a certi...

Happy New Year from Big Dog Computing. Wishing you a very productive, prosperous and healthy new year. Things are really busy here at Big Dog so this newsletter will just focus on the Salesforce Spring ’20 release highlights.

The Salesforce Spring ’20 release will be hi...

October 22, 2019

In the modern business world, using the internet is a must.  Unfortunately, this means your data is at risk with each click and website you visit. Even legitimate websites can harbor hidden dangers. But I have some good news for you! There are some easy ways to help pr...

It is hard to believe that the Salesforce Winter ’20 release is here.  Once again, this release is full of new features.  There is no way that I can talk about them all, here are my top five. Most of my focus will be on the new Salesforce Mobile App.  Salesforce for iO...

January 29, 2019

Price Vs Value Part 3 – Infrastructure 

In my last article, I talked about computers and why getting a “good deal” really isn’t! If you missed it, or want a refresher, you can take a look here. Getting a “good deal” that really isn’t applies to other portions of your e...