Integration of Adobe AEM-5.6.1 and Salesforce
We recently finished integrating Adobe Experience Manager with Salesforce. In this integration, a lead generated from the website will go through a workflow and is finally pushed to Salesforce. Let us go through the main steps in doing the integration and issues encountered on the way.
In Salesforce Admin panel creates connected App.
Create Cloud Service configuration for Salesforce in Adobe AEM 5.6.1. Use Salesforce provided Consumer Key and Consumer Secret while creating the configuration.
Modify the Salesforce.com workflow to suit your business process for validating the lead. As a final step, you would post the lead to Salesforce.
Create your website form which acts as the source of leads. Once a visitor submits the form, create a node in AEM with the data and initiate the workflow with the newly created node as the payload. Recommended path for creating the leads would be /etc/forms//