Lightning Platform Mobile apps intended to help Salesforce customers in the creation and publication of apps based on your CRM.

for a long time, the solutions in the cloud Salesforce are available for developers to create new applications by making use of APIs and open standards that connect with the platforms of the manufacturer, as well as your own service Lightning Platform. However, the company has always been aware that not all their customers have at their disposal or development teams tools to get apps that workers can use in their day-to-day using their mobile devices.

This is the main reason that has made available an extension of this platform, conceived to facilitate and accelerate the creation and distribution of mobile applications, which he has named Lightning Platform Mobile apps.

The trends BYOD are spreading more and more among the workers, so that should not be penalized when using business applications such as CRM, the solution star of Salesforce.

The platform is placed on the market by the giant’s SaaS (currently in beta) consists of three main components: on the one side is Mobile Builders, composed by an environment in which there are required advanced knowledge in terms of programming, but are available components and functions based on Javascript for companies to build on them the apps. In this way, according to Salesforce, it’s easy and fast to convert spreadsheets, data models and other information sources in mobile applications, with dashboards and interfaces that are tailored to these devices.

After we find Mobile Services to the design of more advanced processes such as the inclusion functions of artificial intelligence-based engine Einstein (developed by Salesforce), workflow, or even the integration of data sources from third party companies and services. It has even enhanced the ability to easily add and within the reach of a click the traditional notifications ‘push’  apps.

finally found Mobile Publisher, which is nothing other than the ability to post more quickly the apps developed in the app stores most widespread as Apple Store or Google Play. This includes all the automated processes of publishing packages and updates, in such a way that administrators do not have to be so dependent on these processes.

it Is expected that Salesforce Lightning Platform Mobile apps is available throughout February.