SystemYes Releases “Chrysalis LITE” Version 1

Analyze and Integrate with the Database Design Report

Hideaway, Texas – April 9, 2010. SystemYes today announced the immediate availability of Chrysalis Lite version 1.0 for the FileMaker developers and enthusiasts. This product creates a fully open database from the xml database design report created by FileMaker Pro Advanced.

About Chrysalis

Chrysalis is a concept of a suite of tools for FileMaker development and integration. Chrysalis LITE is the first product to be released and will be “supported by donation” – yes that’s right – IT’s FREE!

What’s In Version 1

Version 1 can process DDR (xml) reports created by FileMaker versions 7 through 11. Schema features for versions 7 through 10 are included with this release. FileMaker Pro Advanced 11 database design reports may be processed by this version. There are two files “Chrysalis_lite.fp7” (ddr importer) and “Chrysalis_lite_data.fp7” (data file). The data file comes with full access and IWP access enabled to provide maximum methods of access/use for the FileMaker developer. The data file also comes preloaded with the schema of the Chrysalis data file that is used for the examples in the online videos (see website) available to familiarize yourself with system features.

System Requirements

The ddr importer file can be run by any FileMaker client version 10 or 11. The data file, once created, can be opened (or hosted) by any FileMaker client/server version 9 through 11. No plug-in is required. All code is native FileMaker.

Pricing and availability

YES-It’s FREE! – donations are appreciated (see website)

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About SystemYes

SystemYes has been developing state of the art applications on a wide variety of platforms, for both small businesses and major corporations since 1979.


Marx Martin

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 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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