The lightning components give you an client-server framework that accelerates the development, as well as the app performance, & is ideal for use with the Salesforce1 mobile app & the Salesforce Lightning Experience.
The Lightning App Builder empowers you to build apps visually, without the code, quicker than ever before by making using off-the-shelf & custom-built Lightning components. You can make your Lightning components available in Lightning App Builder so the administrators can build custom user interfaces without the code.
By making use of these technologies, you can seamlessly customize & easily deploy new apps to mobile devices by running Salesforce1. In fact, the Salesforce1 mobile app & the Salesforce Lightning Experience are built with the Lightning components.
Salesforce Lightning for Outlook is a brand-new way to experience the power of Salesforce, right in Outlook. It is 100% cloud based with no software to deploy, install, or maintain.
Boost productivity with the following features:
View all contacts, accounts, opportunities, cases, and custom objects associated to the email addresses without switching between Salesforce and Outlook; your Salesforce data appears directly within Outlook.
Search Salesforce records inside Outlook. Easily create new Salesforce records and add emails and appointments to Salesforce records in one click.
Sync contacts and calendar events with Lightning Sync