FileMaker Announces Schedule for FileMaker Developer Conference 2010 in San Diego

Record number of over 80 sessions and workshops offered along with early-bird savings of $200

SANTA CLARA, Calif. - Feb. 24, 2010 - FileMaker, Inc. today announced the sessions and workshops schedule for the FileMaker Developer Conference 2010, the largest annual gathering of worldwide FileMaker independent and corporate database developers, trainers and users. This year's conference will be at the Sheraton San Diego Hotel & Marina, August 15 to 18, 2010.

Attendees can save $200 on the conference price by registering by May 21, 2010. A limited number of hotel rooms, at just $149 per night, are still available.

This year's conference will feature more than 80 sessions and workshops, the most ever offered, led by recognized FileMaker experts. Key sessions will focus on FileMaker database development best practices and techniques including FileMaker Server configuration, content sharing between FileMaker and Microsoft Office, FileMaker and the Cloud, working with calculations and more. Conference sessions and workshops will also include detailed information about designing databases on a large scale and displaying information through reports.

At the FileMaker Developer Conference, attendees will explore new technologies and future FileMaker products, engage with developers and exhibitors 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 lineup:

  • FileMaker Server Configuration and Best Practices
  • Reports and the Art of Information Display
  • FileMaker and Microsoft Office: Content Sharing for Mere Mortals
  • Manage Security: Best Practices to Protect Your FileMaker Solutions
  • Design Model for Basic Business Applications
  • Designing for a Million Records (in FileMaker Pro)
  • FileMaker and the Cloud: Integrating with Google Apps
  • Putting Your FileMaker Web App on Steroids
  • Working with Calculations
  • Getting a Grip on Custom Functions
  • Getting Started with FileMaker and PHP—Putting Your Data on the Web
  • Streamlining Workflow with FileMaker

This year's conference will also feature a new FileMaker Training Series Track to help prepare developers to become FileMaker Certified Developers.

"The annual FileMaker Developer Conference is the singular source for FileMaker enthusiasts from all around the world," said Ryan Rosenberg, vice president, marketing and services, FileMaker, Inc."It provides developers with creative solutions, technical ideas, a wide array of fun events and lots of inspiration to tackle new database challenges. The conference is a perfect venue to fine-tune current skills and develop new ones."

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 essential information. The company's products are the FileMaker Pro line - versatile database software for teams and organizations, for Windows, Mac, iPhone, iPad and the web - and Bento, the personal database for Mac, iPhone and iPad. FileMaker, Inc. is a subsidiary of Apple.

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