This article is part two of a three-part series on using Heroku Managed Data products from within a Salesforce Function. In part one, we focused on Salesforce Functions with Heroku Postgres. In part two, we’ll explore Salesforce Functions with Heroku Data for Redis. Finally, in part three, we’ll cover Salesforce Functions and Apache Kafka on Heroku.
Introduction to Core Concepts
A Salesforce Function is a custom piece of code used to extend your Salesforce apps or processes. The custom code can leverage the language and libraries you choose while being run in the secure environment of your Salesforce instance.