FileMaker Demonstrates FileMaker Pro 5 on Mac OS X
SANTA CLARA, CA – March 21, 2001 – Signaling its support for Apple’s
next-generation operating system, FileMaker is previewing FileMaker Pro 5
on Mac OS X at Apple launch events today and during the next few days.
“Mac OS X represents a leap forward, enabling a new generation of
phenomenal Macintosh applications,” said Dominique Goupil, FileMaker
president. “FileMaker is very excited about the user experience we will
deliver based on the vivid Aqua interface and other Mac OS X features.”
The preview of FileMaker Pro 5 database software running on Mac OS X is to
be demonstrated at Apple launch events in Cupertino, Germany and the United
“With state-of-the-art technology throughout, including an elegant user
interface called ‘Aqua’ and a UNIX-based foundation, Mac OS X opens a world
of possibilities for developers wishing to innovate on the Mac,” said Clent
Richardson, Apple’s vice president of Worldwide Developer Relations.
“FileMaker is a first-class information management application, and we are
thrilled to see FileMaker Pro 5 on Mac OS X.”
The FileMaker line of database software provides relational power, instant
and custom Web publishing and legendary ease-of-use. FileMaker is the
database software subsidiary of Apple Computer, Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL).