Spanning Backup for Salesforce Admin Tips and tricks

Tips and Tricks for Salesforce Admins and Developers: What You Never Knew Spanning Could Do

| | Salesforce
At Spanning, our customers are at the heart of everything we do — from design to delivery to ensuring that our product works the way you expect, to providing enterprise-grade security and world-class support. In this blog for Salesforce admins and developers, we go deep and beyond backup, to share ... Read More
Governance Definition

What is Good Governance in the Age of Office 365?

| | Compliance, office 365
A good governance plan is essential to helping your organization achieve its goals and mission. In addition, a good governance plan is key to maintaining risk management and compliance ... Read More
The Nonprofit Risk Triangle

What Every Nonprofit Needs to Know About Threats to SaaS Data

As more nonprofits move their organizations to the cloud by using G Suite, Office 365, and Salesforce, they’re finding benefits, and some unexpected threats to data security. Users and admins alike can accidentally delete data. Learn what every every nonprofit needs to know about threats to SaaS data ... Read More
Backup and Restore for Team Drives

Protecting G Suite Team Drives Data: Are You Leading or Failing?

| | G Suite
Best practices in managing Team Drives data loss risk include assessing your current state of restore readiness, testing your restore processes regularly and evaluating solutions that automate accurate restores. Learn how Spanning Backup for G Suite protects your Team Drives data ... Read More
Screenshot displaying how easily a Custom Field can be accidentally deleted in Salesforce.

How Salesforce Admins and Developers Can Restore Backed Up Metadata in 3 Easy Steps

| | Salesforce
With Spanning Backup for Salesforce, you’ll be safe from metadata loss for 14 different metadata types — Dashboards, Reports, Email, Layouts, Objects, Permission Sets, Profiles, Roles, Triggers, Workflows, Classes, Pages, Flows and Flow Definitions. In this blog post, we show you how simple it is to restore ... Read More
Pep Up Tech

Let’s Make a Good Thing Better: The 2018 Trailblazer Community Survey

| | Salesforce
For the past five years, the Trailblazer Community Survey has provided Salesforce admins and developers a “by the Community, for the Community” look at the #SalesforceOhana. Take the 2018 survey today. Every unique survey completion means $10 will be donated by Spanning to support PepUp Tech and their mission ... Read More
Data loss in Gmail: when an important email can’t be found

Gmail’s Redesign Provides a Good Reminder: Check Your Backup and Restore Plan

| | G Suite
Google has begun rolling out its new Gmail redesign to business users, and the new look means G Suite admins will likely get questions about the changes from end users. If you’re an admin whose end users also ask questions about how to restore Gmail that’s been lost, consider the ... Read More
How the Trailblazer Community Survey helped the #SalesforceOhana at Snowforce

How the Trailblazer Community Survey helped the #SalesforceOhana at Snowforce

Snowforce 2018 was a fantastic Community event – more than 400 people registered to attend 30+ sessions across 6 tracks in Salt Lake City, making for a huge #SalesforceOhana presence at the foot of the Wasatch mountains. I was fortunate enough to present at Snowforce on how beginning admins can ... Read More
saas responsibilities vendors and IT

What State and Local Governments Need to Know About Risks in G Suite and Office 365

Software as a Service (SaaS) collaborative platform adoption is increasing among state and local government — but along with increased adoption comes added risk. In this blog, you’ll learn how to reduce the risks from ransomware and malicious insiders if you’ve adopted Office 365 or G Suite. You’ll also learn ... Read More
Spanning Pups

5 Gifts for the Salesforce Admin in Your Life

The Spanning core values—Helpful, Innovative, Fun, Accountable, Driven, and Open—echo my experiences in the #SalesforceOhana, where so many of my Salesforce admin friends share not just knowledge, but their authentic selves, and have fun. This Valentine’s Day, I want to double down on the Spanning core value of “Fun” with ... Read More