What is force com used for?
Force.com is a Platform as a Service (PaaS) product designed to simplify the development and deployment of cloud-based applications and websites. Developers can create apps and websites through the cloud IDE (integrated development environment) and deploy them quickly to Force.com's multi-tenant servers.
What is the difference between Salesforce and force com?
Salesforce is a company and salesforce.com is a Customer Relationship Management (CRM) application developed based on Software as a Service (SaaS). force.com is a platform that helps developers and business users to build powerful enterprise applications.
Is Force Com the same as lightning platform?
Both of the products use the same platform and has the same workflow. When you buy licenses of Salesforce.com to store your Sales Cloud, you will get all the normal tabs, leads, accounts, opportunities, etc.
What is force Com license?
Salesforce.com licences are for the Sales Cloud CRM product. Force.com is the platform everything is built on, and you can buy Force.com licences to build a custom product that does not utilise the standard CRM features and objects, such as Opportunities for instance.