1. FileMaker Overview
FileMaker and Its Marketplace
However you approach FileMaker, some core strengths of the platform are important for all types of users:
• Flexibility—Working with FileMaker is inherently open ended. Users can easily create ad hoc data queries, quickly manage data entry, add functionality to a live system, or deploy to the Web in minutes.
• Ease of use—The folks at FileMaker, Inc., have labored hard to make FileMaker as approachable as humanly possible. Day-to-day users can easily learn how to add fields to a database, create reports, add form layouts, and more. With FileMaker Pro, organizations can be less dependent on specialized software engineers.
• Mobility—With the companion apps, FileMaker Go for iPad and FileMaker ...