FileMaker Announces Schedule for 2009 FileMaker Developer Conference in San Francisco

Over 60 sessions offered on the new FileMaker 10 database product line and more; register now and save $200

SANTA CLARA, Calif. – Feb. 24, 2009 – FileMaker, Inc. today announced that the schedule for the 2009 FileMaker Developer Conference, the largest worldwide annual gathering of FileMaker independent database developers, corporate in-house developers, trainers and users, is now available. This year's conference will be at the Hilton San Francisco, August 13 to 16, 2009.

Attendees can save $200 on the conference price by registering between now and June 26, 2009. Paid conference attendees will receive FileMaker Pro 10 Advanced (Not for Resale), a $499 value.

The conference will feature more than 60 sessions and workshops, led by recognized FileMaker experts, that will focus on FileMaker database development best practices and new techniques, including sessions on Web services and PHP development. Conference sessions and workshops will include a "deep dive" into Script Triggers, an exciting new feature in FileMaker Pro 10 that gives developers new options for automating tasks and boosting productivity.

At the FileMaker Developer Conference, attendees will explore new technologies and future FileMaker products, engage with developers from around the world and attend educational sessions to help them exceed their FileMaker development goals. The following is a sample from the full workshop line up:

  • Script Triggers in FileMaker Pro 10
  • Web services and FileMaker Pro
  • FileMaker Server in a Virtualized Environment
  • Utilizing the iPhone with FileMaker 10
  • Lose Your Robots…Leveraging FileMaker Server 10
  • Real World Examples of Using ESS
  • Practical Script Triggers
  • Introduction to the API for PHP
  • ESS Under the Hood
  • Integrating FileMaker Pro into your Web/Email Marketing Strategy
  • The Web Viewer Unleashed

"Whether you develop FileMaker solutions as a business, build FileMaker solutions for your organization, evangelize FileMaker within your company, manage an IT department for your organization, or work as a Tech Coordinator for your K-12 institution, the FileMaker Developer Conference is the best place to accelerate both your FileMaker career and product knowledge," said Ryan Rosenberg, vice president, Marketing and Services, FileMaker.

This year's FileMaker Developer Conference will also feature a multi-vendor product showcase featuring independent FileMaker solutions and products; under-the-hood sessions; and meetings with FileMaker engineers, product managers, and technical support team members, and a host of other social and networking events.

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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