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Best Practices for Migrating to FileMaker 12
Thinking about upgrading to FileMaker Pro 12? Maybe you already own FileMaker Pro 12, but haven't moved yet? Converting your existing database to the new file format is easy, and let's you take advantage of the many new features in FileMaker 12: new design tools, creating and sharing iPad and iPhone databases with FileMaker Go 12, and many more. For most customers, migrating databases is as easy as dragging and dropping, but we will share tips and tricks that can aid anyone interested in moving to FileMaker 12. Join us for a one-hour presentation with David Head, Systems Engineer for Australia/Asia Pacific, FileMaker, Inc., who will cover best practices for migrating your files to FileMaker Pro 12. You'll learn how to prepare for your conversion, the easy steps required, and what to do after your files are converted.
FileMaker Go in Business: Berklee College of Music
World-famous and highly selective Berklee College of Music have streamlined their recruiting process for reviewing over 7,000 applicants across six continents each year. With FileMaker Go loaded on the recruiters' iPads, they are able to assess hundreds of prospects daily and track their unique credentials. FileMaker Go is the best-selling business database app for iPad and iPhone and is part of many custom solutions for businesses around the world. Join us for an informative real-world look at how FileMaker Go helped Damien Bracken, Dean of Admissions at Berklee College of Music, and his team develop a global audition and interview process and bring new levels of consistency to prospect evaluations.
The Advanced Features of FileMaker Pro 12 Advanced
If you develop and maintain databases for yourself or your team and want to build more powerful and more flexible database applications, then this FileMaker Pro 12 Advanced webinar is for you. Join us for a one hour session, led by Alexei Folger from FileMaker, Inc., who will discuss and demonstrate all the advanced features of FileMaker Pro 12 Advanced including the custom menu options, script debugger, the data viewer, the database design report and more.
The FileMaker iOS Demo Solutions
Get inspired to create your own custom business solutions for iPad or iPhone! In this 60 minute session, led by Matt O'Dell and Beth Nagengast from FileMaker, Inc., we'll take a tour of the free sample solutions that are included in the new iOS Demo Solutions. Designed by independent FileMaker developers, these sample databases provide a range of real-world examples of what can be created for iOS with the FileMaker Platform. You can download as many as you'd like - all for free. After this webinar, you're sure to be inspired to create your own!
My First iOS Database
Need a custom business solution for your iPad or iPhone? FileMaker 12 makes it easy for anyone to create custom business solutions for iPad, iPhone, Windows, and Mac. In this 60 minute session, Bill Kaiser from FileMaker, Inc. will show how you can create a custom solution from scratch for any task whether it be for contact management, event tracking, project management, inventory status, and more. See how FileMaker solutions can be shared and updated securely by your entire team in real time
FileMaker Training Series: FileMaker Server
Join FileMaker for "FileMaker Server," the last session in a three part webinar series based on the new FileMaker Training Series for FileMaker 12.
In this hour-long event, led by Mark Richman from Skeleton Key, you’ll learn the best practices for setting up and maintaining FileMaker Server 12 and FileMaker Server 12 Advanced. Get training on configuration processes, learn proper backup routines, and understand how to use server-side scripts.
This session is based on the material in Module 10: FileMaker Server, taken directly from the FileMaker Training Series, the official self-paced training curriculum from FileMaker, Inc.
FileMaker Training Series: FileMaker Go
Join FileMaker for "FileMaker Go," the second in a three part webinar series based on the new FileMaker Training Series for FileMaker 12. In this hour-long event, led by Aaron Gutleben from Soliant Consulting, you’ll become familiar with the FileMaker Go application environment and understand tools and behaviors to start you on your way to building solid and stable mobile applications for the iPad and iPhone. You’ll see the functionality offered to you through the menu commands, and learn the differences between FileMaker Go and FileMaker Pro. This session is based on the material in Module 13: FileMaker Go taken directly from the FileMaker Training Series, the official self-paced training curriculum from FileMaker, Inc.
Creating and Managing Custom, Business-to-Employee Mobile Solutions
A new webcast, featuring Gartner analyst Van Baker and FileMaker’s Ryan Rosenberg, explores trends and best practices in creating and managing custom business-to-employee (B-to-E) mobile solutions. Baker, Gartner vice president and research director, discusses how innovative companies are improving productivity, efficiency and customer satisfaction with B-to-E solutions. He also details key requirements for B-to-E solutions, such as security and integration with business systems, which are quite different from those of consumer apps. Baker summarizes issues, such as selection of tools and the power of native functions, for IT to consider when building custom solutions.
Ryan Rosenberg, FileMaker vice president of marketing and services, explains the unique advantages of using the FileMaker Platform for iPad and iPhone solutions. These include:
- A comprehensive environment for the end-to-end solution lifecycle that spans design, build, integration, security, management, deployment and updates.
- A robust visual development environment for creating full-featured solutions with the ability to capture digital signatures, create PDF files, and generate rich reports and charts.
- Instant updates to FileMaker apps, automatically pushed to all connected users, requiring no user action.
FileMaker Training Series: Working with Layouts
Join FileMaker for "Working with Layouts," the first in a three part webinar series based on the new FileMaker Training Series for FileMaker 12. In this hour-long event, led by Tim Jones from Accelerate Computer Training, you’ll discover tools and techniques for creating layouts in FileMaker Pro 12, including layout themes, object states, the Inspector tool palette, conditional formatting, auto-resize, Web Viewers, portals, and tab controls. Learn how to organize layouts into groups and how the new features in FileMaker Pro 12 make it easy to create stunning layouts. This session is based on the material in Module 4: Working with Layouts taken directly from the FileMaker Training Series, the official self-paced training curriculum from FileMaker, Inc.
Meet Bento 4 for iPad
Come see the new Bento 4 for iPad in action. This webinar will cover the top new features delivered in Bento 4 for iPad, including the powerful drag and drop design tools that make it incredibly easy to create your own personal productivity solutions on iPad.
Meet FileMaker 12!
Meet the new FileMaker 12 product line! Discover how the new themes, Starter Solutions, design tools, and charts in FileMaker Pro 12 can help you instantly create stunning databases. You’ll also learn how the new 64-bit version of FileMaker Server 12 improves the speed, stability, and performance of your FileMaker solutions. Plus, get up-to-speed on all the new enhancements in FileMaker Go 12 for iPad and iPhone – now available free on the App Store.