Brad Tilton

4 minute read

This week in our UI Builder Bytes series we’re going to take a closer look at client scripting. We did touch on and do a quick demo around client scripting in the UI Builder - Client state parameters, Client Scripts, and Events post, but I wanted to look at it a little deeper and call out some of the more common methods and properties you might need to use.

Chuck Tomasi

1 minute read

Jason McKee, Director of Developer Evangelism joins me again to talk about all things CreatorCon 2021. We’ll look at what’s new, what’s interactive, what’s recorded, some fun sessions, and things you just don’t want to miss. Have a listen! Topics 00:00 Welcome and introduction 03:02 What is CreatorCon 03:39 Some fun projects 05:08 The schedule of events 07:11 Live sessions 07:58 This year’s highlights 11:24 Evolution of ServiceNow Development Panel 13:54 Breakout sessions 14:46 More interactive sessions 16:11 Fun sessions 19:02 New features of the registration site 20:59 What is Jason looking forward to?

Chuck Tomasi

1 minute read

On this episode, join Chuck Tomasi and Brad Tilton as they explore the reporting calculation feature introduced in Quebec to help reduce the need to create specific fields and scripted logic. Join us Tuesday April 13 8AM PT. Topics 00:00 Start 01:20 Introductions 02:32 Topic introductions 05:15 Screenshare and requirements 06:13 Create a new pledge report 06:55 Introducing Configure Function Field 12:55 Creating a second function 14:33 Deactivating function fields and caution 18:59 Creating another function field on another report 24:08 Attempting multiple operations & dot-walking 32:05 Reviewing other functions 33:13 Required roles 33:55 Another look at true/false 36:43 Wrap up Links Docs: Report on function fields (Q) About: Creator Toolbox is a weekly show provided by the ServiceNow Developer Program.

Chuck Tomasi

1 minute read

Hear from ServiceNow Developer MVPs and learn how to jump-start your development journey! Take the first step at developer.servicenow.com, where you will find an ever-growing library of resources and tools such as a free PDI (Personal Developer Instance), API documentation, Learning Plans, and more. This video features the following 2021 ServiceNow Developer MVPs: Andrew Albury-Dor *Jarod Mundt *Travis Toulson

Chuck Tomasi

1 minute read

On this episode, join Andrew, Brad, Chuck and special guest and creator of GlideQuery, Peter Bell, as they convert some of their legacy GlideRecord and GlideAggregate scripts to the new GlideQuery API. Topics 00:00 Start 01:25 Welcome and introductions 04:45 GlideQuery Overview 08:51 Our objective 10:42 Screen share started 11:10 Converting an existing record insert 20:09 Bringing back extra data on insert 21:30 Using the $DISPLAY flag 29:44 Replacing GlideRecordSecure 30:28 Replacing GlideAggregate 37:04 having() explained 41:25 toArray() and what it returns 47:45 Checking if a profile exists 49:45 get() vs.

Andrew Barnes

1 minute read

Registration for Knowledge 2021 & CreatorCon is live! The event starts on May 11th. Visit knowledge.servicenow.com to register and see the content library. The Developer Program Blog team will keep you up-to-date with all the sessions, labs, and keynotes that we think are most relevant for you, our lovely audience. For now, view the CreatorCon channel and the content library and favorite the sessions you are interested in, and even share them with us here or on social media.

Chuck Tomasi

1 minute read

On this episode, Andrew Barnes and Chuck Tomasi are going to work on a dashboard to track integrations and stats for the upcoming CreatorCon karaoke live stream. Crack a beverage and come join us! Topics 00:00 Start 02:12 Introductions 07:34 Objective overview 11:32 Screen share 12:10 Building the initial data model 26:00 Creating a subflow and a checkpoint record 36:38 Creating a function on a flow 43:40 Creating initial checkpoint data 46:29 Creating the report of diffs 52:42 Adding a multiplier and a function field 56:30 Back from video break 1:01:10 Fixing the function field 1:01:55 Creating the report of donations 1:06:45 Rating of the beers Links Function fields About: Live Coding Happy Hour is a weekly show provided by the ServiceNow Developer Program.

Peter Bell

9 minute read

Stream Processing (Part 2) The second half of our Stream introduction. If you haven’t read the first half, I recommend you do so before going forward. In this post, we cover: reduce flatMap and nested queries Using chunk to improve nested query performance Creating custom Streams reduce Conceptually, a Stream can be viewed as a collection containing the results of a query. However, sometimes we want to boil down (or reduce) this collection of records into a single value.

Brad Tilton

4 minute read

Continuing our UI Builder series, in this post we’ll cover theming and styling. If you’ve worked with UI/UX/Experiences in ServiceNow long enough you’ve probably come across different ways of theming and styling different interfaces. CMS, Service Portal, Mobile, and the platform UI all have their own ways to do theming in terms of changing colors, logos, fonts, etc., and the Now Experience UI Framework is no different, though it is different :).

Chuck Tomasi

1 minute read

2021 Developer MVP Ashley Snyder joins Chuck to talk about how ServiceNow found her, what it has meant to her career, her favorite feature, and a few laughs along the way. Have a listen. Topics 00:00 Introductions 05:01 ServiceNow found Ashley 06:00 Where Ashley finds help 06:52 How ServiceNow impacted Ashley’s career 07:43 Becoming a specialist 09:40 Ashley’s Favorite feature 12:24 Ashley’s super hero story 14:50 Funnest thing ever built 16:28 First Knowledge 19:22 Looking forward to CreatorCon 21 22:07 One thing to change 23:36 Ashley’s dream job 24:24 Contact Ashley 24:49 Outro Links Ashley’s Blog LinkedIn Subscribe to Break Point Apple Podcasts Google Podcasts Spotify Amazon Music Stitcher TuneIn RSS Check out the other ServiceNow podcasts.