More intelligence, new and improved components and APIs, and sweet
tools for development. Whether you’re using Lightning components, Visualforce, Apex, or our
APIs with your favorite programming language, these enhancements help you develop amazing
applications, integrations, and packages.
Einstein Platform Services: Image Recognition and Natural Language Processing
Not a data scientist nor machine-learning expert but still want to integrate AI into your apps? Use the Einstein Platform Services APIs to easily AI-enable your apps with image recognition and natural language processing. Using the Einstein Vision APIs, you can leverage pre-trained classifiers or train your own custom classifiers to solve a vast array of specialized image recognition use cases. With the Einstein Language APIs, you can harness the power of natural language processing to analyze text and infer the sentiment or intent behind that text. Make your apps smarter and look like a genius at the same time.
Apex now provides a switch statement, methods to help you get the developer name for record types more easily, and many other enhancements.
Access more metadata types and Tooling API objects in API version 43.0. Enable users to modify metadata without giving them access to org data, too. Use custom metadata records to update shared values in multiple validation rules at once. Retrieve custom metadata type list views using Metadata API.
Access more of your organization’s information in API version 43.0 using simple, powerful, and secure application programming interfaces.
Salesforce Extensions for VS Code: Two New Debuggers
In addition to the enhancements we’ve made in weekly releases, Salesforce Extensions for VS Code v43 includes two major enhancements: ISV Customer Debugger (formerly available only in Force.com IDE) and Apex Replay Debugger. These features are available when Salesforce Extensions for VS Code v43 is released on June 9, 2018.
Packaging: Not Just for Partners Anymore
A package encapsulates all the changes that you’re tracking between life-cycle stages in a versioned, distributable artifact. You can create first-generation and second-generation packages.
ISVforce: Enhanced AppExchange Publishing Experience
Distribute apps, Lightning components, and other solutions on AppExchange with the help of ISVforce tools. Get more flexibility when publishing Lightning Bolt Solutions, which now support custom apps, process flows, community templates, and pages. Use the Publishing Console to share your solution’s logo and tile images with our marketing team.