About the Force.com Platform

The Force.com platform offers an extremely powerful, scalable and secure cloud computing platform. You can develop, package and instantaneously deploy applications without any infrastructure.

With the Force.com platform, you never need to think about hardware again. The Force.com platform architecture provides an integrated architecture that lets you concentrate on building solutions, rather than infrastructure. Assemble applications with clicks, components and code, and then instantly deploy them to the salesforce.com infrastructure.

For Developers and ISVs

The Force.com platform offers a robust and mature cloud computing platform. If you are a Developer or ISV, or simply just looking around, choose from the following resources to get started on the platform.

Learn to develop in the cloud. Regardless of your technical background, we provide the resources, tools, documentation and content necessary to take full advantage of the power of the Force.com platform. Get started coding the cloud
Do you have an interesting business idea? Do you want to take advantage of software as a service and cloud computing in your business? Our ISV program is ready to support you every step of the way, from conception to market.Get started with the ISV program
Developer Force Community
Be a part of the Developer Force community. Participate offline at events or online via the Wiki, Discussion Boards, Code Share, Blog, Ideas, and Webinars. Get started with the Community