Posts by Lean

Boomi: Atom Message Queuing Part 1 – The Overview

Introduction Boomi Atom message queuing is a very simple yet powerful feature that is embedded in Boomi Atom. How do you implement it? Enable the feature from your account manager Install a cloud atom or local atom Configure the following components in Boomi Platform Atom Queue component Atom Queue connection Atom Queue operation Yes, you…

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TIP OF THE WEEK: Recently Used Template in Salesforce Lightning Email

Are you sick and tired of having to choose required email templates when sending emails from a Salesforce record (e.g, contact) in lightning experience? Well, you can now a peace of mind.   Salesforce Spring ’18 release has introduced a simple enhancement to show a list of “Recently Used Templates” when you click on the “Insert, create…

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Boomi LDAP Connector Enhanced Multivalued Attribute

The Boomi LDAP Connector is enhanced to support multivalued, attribute usage in Create and Update object operation with a simple delimiter. This enhancement will be available to the public in Boomi’s  June’18 release.   To enable this feature, Create/navigate to any create/update LDAP connector operation Check the checkbox in the Operation options under ‘Enable Splitting’…

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Salesforce: Lightning Experience Button Converter

Salesforce has introduced a new “Lightning Experience Configuration Converter” tool to help you in migrating your Salesforce instance from Classic to Lightning experience. So what can this tool do for you? Currently, it only supports custom button conversion. This is mainly used to convert javascript buttons to lightning ready components, such as custom action or lightning…

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Salesforce: Lightning Component Template for Custom Javascript Button

Lightning Component Template Is the effort of replacing the custom button- especially the javascript button- the reason you are delaying to convert your Salesforce Instance from Classic to Lightning? Most people would recommend going with the basics, which is to use the global action or custom action to create/update records. What happens if you need…

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Boomi: Custom Library Component

Have you ever had difficulty maintaining custom/3rd party library jar files in Boomi across multiple atoms and environment? You can now solve this by utilizing the Boomi Custom Library Component.   How To Here are the quick steps on how to upload and deploy a 3rd party library to your local atom.   Step 1…

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We Did: Customer Data Migration and Deduplication

Challenge This customer offers a range of beauty and self-care products and services. The customer is using a 3rd party system to track the information of walk-in clients across the country. All of the clientele information is stored in a single system. This system requires human input which unfortunately leads to a lot of data duplication.…

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Boomi Tips: Arranging Shapes in Process Automatically

Boomi Arrange As you are aware, you can drag and drop shapes into the integration development canvas and arrange them as you like within Boomi. Sometimes, this can be addictive and you can end up with too many shapes in the Boomi process. This is bound to end up messy if you don’t arrange the…

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Salesforce Apex: Switch Statements

Were you aware that Salesforce introduced Switch Statement in Summer 18’ release? The Switch statements will enable developers to write APEX code without having to write nested if-else blocks, eventually resulting in a more readable, maintainable code. It supports the following: Long Integer String Enum SObject The SObject type can be directly validated against a…

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Boomi Tips: Business Rule with Child Records

In the last Boomi post, we discussed the usage of business rule shape in Boomi. Based on that, we all know that we can easily examine a document using the shape. But did you know that you can actually examine the child records in a document (e.g, XML or JSON) too? Let’s use the following…

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