The Heroku Connect API is an application development platform, and is used to exchange data between a Salesforce organization and a Heroku Postgres database. It can be used to sync accounts, and custom objects from Salesforce. This REST API responds in JSON format, and uses OAuth version 2.0 for authentication. Salesforce is based in San Francisco, and develops CRM software.
Six APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories such as Application Development, Payments, and Home Automation. Included in the new additions is Heroku Connect API from Salesforce. Here, we summarize the new additions and how they can assist developers.