FileMaker Delivers FileMaker Training Series

Self-paced learning materials help users get the most from FileMaker 9

SANTA CLARA, Calif. – Nov. 6, 2007 – FileMaker, Inc. today announced the FileMaker Training Series, a self-paced learning program that provides the building blocks necessary to get the most from FileMaker 9. Designed for intermediate to advanced FileMaker developers, the FileMaker Training Series can benefit anyone who is creating FileMaker databases. It is also a key resource for developers looking to take the FileMaker 9 Certified Developer exam, which is planned for February 2008.

“The FileMaker Training Series is designed to benefit users with varied skill sets, from anyone needing a solid grounding in FileMaker development principles to expert developers who want to fill in gaps in their knowledge,” said Ryan Rosenberg, vice president marketing and services, FileMaker, Inc.

Comprehensive, detailed training
The FileMaker Training Series consists of 12 modules with detailed, step-by-step instructions on key FileMaker development topics. The materials include a 500+ page, full-color manual plus a CD with demo files, exercises and videos to help guide users through the content. Modules in the series cover a wide range of information, from introductory concepts such as working with fields and layouts to more advanced techniques such as connectivity and Web publishing.

“The FileMaker Training Series is the ideal tool to prepare for the FileMaker 9 Certified Developer examination. It also builds development skills that can be used to take FileMaker solutions to the next level and add value for customers,” said Jason Mundok of IT Solutions Consulting, Inc., a FileMaker Authorized Trainer.

Pricing & Availability
The FileMaker Training Series is available for US$99. For more information, please visit: .

The FileMaker Training Series can also be taken as a course offered by any one of the FileMaker Authorized Trainers. Located nationwide, these trainers have received instruction directly from FileMaker on delivering this series and have extensive knowledge of FileMaker Best Practices in solution development. A list of Authorized Trainers is available at

About FileMaker, Inc.

FileMaker is the leader in easy-to-use database software. Millions of people, from individuals to some of the world's largest companies, rely on FileMaker software to manage, analyze and share vital information. The company’s products are the FileMaker Pro line – versatile database software for teams and organizations, for Windows, Mac and the Web – and Bento, the personal database for Mac, iPhone and iPod touch. FileMaker, Inc. is a subsidiary of Apple.

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