Michael Layne from Gearbox Solutions presented on implementing 3 approaches/design patterns to a large FileMaker project – MVC, Transactions, and the Party Model. He shares how they went about implementing them and what worked and what didn’t and what lessons were learned.
Posts Categorized: Atlanta FileMaker Developers
Nick Ciske from LuminFire presents: FileMaker Outside theBox FileMaker does many things well, however thinking outside the box and adding other tools to your toolbox can enhance your solutions. This talk covers a few complementary technologies that can be used with FileMaker to create even more amazing custom apps
If you don’t know which method FileMaker uses for record locking, optimistic vs pessimistic, then you’ll find out during his talk. He’ll share his journey into how he became an optimistic database architect. What are the critical things be aware of when allowing FileMaker to work with optimistic record locking. We’ll look at security considerations… Read more »
This presentation is NOT about how to run FileMaker Server or FileMaker Cloud using Amazon Web Services (AWS). Instead, we will embark on a one hour tour of the incredibly powerful software as a service (SaaS) offerings from AWS. AWS is the largest cloud computing vendor in the world, with services such as real-time message… Read more »
Relationship Rescue What does it mean in the Set Field script step when it says “This calculation will be evaluated based on context determined at runtime.”? What is “context”, anyway? It turns out that there are different types of “context” that are relevant to FileMaker development. What do layouts have to do with the relationship… Read more »
Michael Layne from Gearbox Solutions presents on FileMaker’s new JSON functions. He does a deep dive into FileMaker’s new JSON functions and demos several examples of how they are using JSON for passing parameters, populating form data, validation and rollback, managing session info such as value lists as global. Michael also demos REST client and… Read more »
Todd Daniel present to the Atlanta FileMaker Developers Group this month. You can download a PDF of Todd’s presentation here. Learn “best practices” for planning and modeling your next FileMaker solution. In the second part of the presentation Toss talk about his favorite resources on the web. The idea is to not reinvent the wheel, but… Read more »
This month Earl Cook from Laser Solutions presented about his integration with FileMaker and Amazon S3 and CloudFront for managing access to video content in a FileMaker solution distributed worldwide.
Andrew Duncan from Databuzz will be presenting on integrating FileMaker with Xero, Shopify, and WooCommerce using their products fmAccounting Link and fmEcommerce Link.
This month we covered some of the new features in FileMaker 16. Check out the recording of our monthly meeting below. The sample files used in this demo are available for download from https://community.filemaker.com/docs/DOC-8138. This link is supposed to be available to download, but there’s been an error popping up on that page about restricted… Read more »