Good Day, Sir! Show, a Salesforce Podcast

A weekly technology and software podcast, with a strong focus on the Salesforce Platform.

About the show

We are software engineers that focus on developing custom software solutions for the Salesforce.com Platform. We started this podcast to share our conversations around software development, technology, and the Salesforce.com Platform. Our goal is to keep developers and non-developers informed with our own unique brand of casual, honest, and entertaining commentary.

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Episodes

  • Hire ‘em Cheap and Stack ‘em Deep

    February 20th, 2015  |  1 hr 4 mins

    In this episode, we discuss Dan Lyons and Valleywag, Walmart’s use of OpenStack, Grilling with apps and the Internet of Things, our thoughts on the the Slack vs Salesforce discussion from the Software Defined Talk Podcast, and the frustration of using the [see all data] attribute for unit testing.

  • You Just Yin and Yanged Yourself

    February 12th, 2015  |  54 mins 3 secs

    In this episode, we discuss Marc Benioff named CEO of the Year by TechCrunch, rant about Salesforce deployments and unit testing, issues related to Activity History and Chatter objects, the relationship between Microsoft and Salesforce, open source enterprise cloud computing, and we dispel the idea

  • Knock, Knock.

    February 6th, 2015  |  1 hr 5 mins

    In this episode, we take a look at the latest Hour of Code video from Marc Benioff, reminisce on the days we first started using a computer, patients and doctors moving into the new UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital, some killer jokes you can share with your friends, Microsoft acquiring Sunrise, an u

  • In Technology We Trust

    January 29th, 2015  |  1 hr 8 mins

    In this episode, we discuss Slack acquiring Screenhero, the end of the Google Glass explorer program, Amazon announcing a new email service for companies, follow-up on Benioff’s “creepy” interview, Skuid release naming, things to consider when using Sass, and the 15 Apex Commandments for developers.

  • We’re All Heading to Creepy

    January 16th, 2015  |  1 hr 29 mins

    In this episode, we discuss the mysterious Salesforce Analyst summit, Glassdoor’s list of top companies to work for, Hubspot’s CRM, Salesforce browser support, Salesforce Enterprise App-Store, Salesforce losing top Wave engineer, Benioff’s Fitbit/Salesforce “creepy” sales pitch, Oracle acquires Data

  • The World Is Awesome Again

    November 24th, 2014  |  45 mins 22 secs

    In this episode, we discuss Marc Benioff awarded Business Person of the Year by Fortune, SOQL performance tips, Salesforce Trailhead, Salesforce quarterly results, and Microsoft announcing .Net will be open source and cross platform.

  • My Dog Ate Wave

    November 7th, 2014  |  1 hr 58 secs

    In this episode, we discuss the Salesforce Analytics Cloud in more detail.

  • One Freaking App

    November 4th, 2014  |  1 hr 23 mins

    In this episode, we discuss our reactions to what was presented and announced at the Salesforce.com Dreamforce 2014 Conference.

  • Something Is Different about This Cookie

    August 26th, 2014  |  1 hr 7 mins

    In this episode, we discuss annoying Salesforce ads, inconsistent session ids between Salesforce domains, Salesforce hacks, an update on Coin, features highlighted from the Skuid Summer 14 webinar, working with communities and dealing with cached content, GoInstant service shutting down, Salesforce

  • A Fruit Makes a Seed

    August 8th, 2014  |  1 hr 9 mins

    In this episode, we discuss Microsoft expanding availability of Dynamics CRM to other countries, the lunacy of performance reviews, some big updates about SKUID, Oracle’s acquisition of TOA, Salesforce launches Sales Reach, a few thoughts on Salesforce joining BSA, and a discussion on how Salesforce

  • When I Was 21 I Made Ginger Ale

    August 4th, 2014  |  54 mins 38 secs

    In this episode, we discuss whether layoffs at Microsoft could have an impact on Salesforce.com, visualforce stripping out html comments, the good and bad of commenting code, diversity at Salesforce.com, and some thoughts on Salesforce acquiring RelateIQ.

  • No Soup for You!

    July 11th, 2014  |  1 hr 2 mins

    In this episode we discuss Benioff getting denied service at a fancy restaurant, the technology behind StarTrek replicators (yeah we geeked out for a bit), an update on Benioff selling shares, Salesforce Summer ’14 release dates, challenges Salesforce is likely facing releasing across an increasing

  • A Frickin’ Little Lego Character

    July 6th, 2014  |  1 hr 15 mins

    In this episode we discuss test-driven development (TDD) and the issues with TDD and Salesforce.com, improvements to development tools from Salesforce we would like to see, the practicality of modular development vs proprietary systems like Salesforce.com, the recent initiative on Women-In-Tech, Mar

  • Get Your Sport Coat On

    June 27th, 2014  |  55 mins 1 sec

    In this episode we discuss going to Dreamforce 2014, Salesforce and Microsoft Office, wearables in an enterprise setting, the shaming school of philanthropy, optimistic locking in Salesforce.com, useless debug logs, an update on COIN, Salesforce.com as enterprise software, and Marc Benioff’s comment

  • Pillows, Flashlights, and iPads

    June 18th, 2014  |  1 hr 11 mins

    In this episode we discuss using google image search to see what a company is known for, Comixology, Atlassian valued at 3.3 billion, Heartbleed bug, Salesforce backups using Backupify, Salesforce.com's new industries unit, John's new office chair the Herman Miller Embody, are tools like Docker goin

  • Diseconomies of Scale

    April 18th, 2014  |  1 hr 13 mins

    In this episode we discuss backing up your Salesforce data, a quick discussion on press freedom, the high interest in marketing software from companies like Salesforce, Oracle, and SAP, whether Google is a threat to Salesforce, the new “One” branding and the consolidation of services that it represe