The PLATFORM TOOLS section deals with the configuration and development features of the Salesforce application. This section of the chapter teaches you where you need to go to create and manage metadata in Salesforce. You will also learn where to access workflow automation tools. The PLATFORM TOOLS section is heavily used when customizing your Salesforce instance.
The following screenshot shows you how to access this section on the Setup page:
Let's take a look at what the sections highlighted in the preceding screenshot contain.