New Integration Between FileMaker Pro 5 Unlimited And Macromedia
Dreamweaver UltraDev 4 Announced At Annual FileMaker Developer’s
Dozens of new, powerful database solutions and services
supporting FileMaker Pro 5.5 launched by third-party developers
ORLANDO, FL – Aug.13, 2001 – Over 1200 corporate and
independent FileMaker database developers from around the world
gathered today at Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort in Florida, to
explore “The Wonderful World of FileMaker,” at the FileMaker
Developer Conference 2001.
FileMaker and Macromedia will demonstrate new ways to integrate
FileMaker Pro 5 Unlimited, the leading workgroup database over the
Web, with Macromedia Dreamweaver UltraDev 4, which enables efficient
code-level and visual authoring of Web applications. UltraDev 4 is the
only product on the market that provides a single visual environment
for authoring applications that can use Microsoft Active Server Pages
(ASP), Sun Microsystems JavaServer Pages (JSP), or ColdFusion Markup
"This is great news to our many customers that need the kind
of power and sophistication that Macromedia Dreamweaver UltraDev
provides for deploying their FileMaker databases to the web,"
said Chris Trytten, Director, Product Management, FileMaker,
A detailed tutorial, co-authored by FileMaker and Macromedia, is
available at (a
Other conference highlights include over 50 in-depth sessions on
the company’s recently launched products, FileMaker Pro 5.5 and
FileMaker Server 5.5, and upcoming products, FileMaker Pro 5.5
Unlimited and FileMaker Developer 5.5. All conference attendees are
eligible to receive a free copy of the FileMaker Developer 5.5 preview
edition, the tool of choice for developers creating custom
professional solutions. In addition, Michael Miller, editor-in-chief,
PC Magazine, will address attendees as keynote closing speaker.
Host of FileMaker third-party solutions launched
Over 30 new FileMaker third-party products and solutions will be
unveiled during the conference. They include the following:
Troi Automatisering, a leading FileMaker Plug in developer, is
shipping two new powerful Plug ins for FileMaker Pro databases: Troi
Plug in Power CD-ROM volume 6 ($19 U.S.) for FileMaker Pro 5.5 on
Macintosh and Windows, which contains twelve Troi Plug ins for
FileMaker Pro; and Troi Graphic Plug in 1.1 ($49 U.S.) that adds
graphics functions to FileMaker Pro 5.5. <(a
A.E. Wood & Erickson is releasing SyncDeK 4.0 – a unique
synchronization engine for FileMaker Pro, which includes Version
Update Manager (VUM). <(a
Chaparral Software & Consulting Services, Inc. is launching
Brushfire, a cross-reference and reporting tool that allows FileMaker
Pro users to quickly and completely analyze scripts. <(a
Ki Systems, Inc. is delivering Ki Biz System, Summer 2001 edition
($500 U.S.), a powerful multi-user, fully integrated customizable
Business Management System. <(a
ClickWare, Inc. is announcing the availability of source code for
its ClickQuery ($3,500 U.S.) product, a FileMaker Pro based
point-and-click SQL reporting tool.
Osh Vay Associates announces the September 1st availability of
CDM Pro, a robust clinical data management system specifically
developed for the needs of school-based therapists.
d-Werks is launching TrapEase, a unique and effective tool to
test, trap and display errors in FileMaker Pro databases.
Waves in Motion is introducing the new oAzium Smart Card Plug in
for FileMaker Pro, a complete tool kit required to build a FileMaker
Pro Smart Card driven solution. The company is also showcasing beta
versions of upcoming products: Visualizer 1.0 for instant database
relationship entity diagrams, and Analyzer 3.0 a new comprehensive
system for documenting and debugging FileMaker pro databases.
Ascending Technologies is unveiling Calendar Monster 1.2 ($49
U.S.), a major upgrade offering enhanced search and navigation
capabilities, simpler interface and native multi-platform support for
Windows and Mac OS X. <http://www.asctech.com>
Information Technology Systems, Inc. (ITS) is shipping ServTrak
1.0 ($99 U.S.), a powerful entry-level web based solution for Help
Desk tracking. <http://www.infotechsys.net>
Comm-Unity Networking Systems is launching three new products:
POP3it 3.0 ($65 U.S.), a flexible FileMaker Plug in that allows users
to receive email directly into FileMaker without the aid of other
applications; SMTPit 3.0 ($65 U.S.) which lets users send emails
directly from FileMaker; and FTPit 1.1 ($45 U.S.) facilitating file
transfers from FileMaker directly onto an FTP site.
For FileMaker Mobile Companion users, Brian Dunning is announcing
the release of FMPasap, a new mobile channel exclusively for FileMaker
Pro mobile users (free for FileMaker Pro community), available for
Palm and Pocket PC handhelds. <http://www.FMPasap.com>
CoreSolutions Development, in partnership with Clickware, makes
known the availability of ODBC Plug in training in Toronto, Oct.
11-12, 2001. CoreSolutions also offers FileMaker Pro classes in three
Canadian cities: Toronto, Ottawa and Vancouver.
Applied Arts is previewing its upcoming Truckin’ Buddy version
3, an accounting and dispatching software for the transportation
industry. The company is also announcing the availability of The
Schedule Program (SchedPro), scheduling and billing software for
FileMaker Pro 5 and 5.5, with support on Macintosh and Windows
Productive Computing, Inc. is launching the multi-user Calendar
version 2, which allows up to 250 simultaneous users to track their
individual and others’ calendars.
VizMotion, Inc. is launching Miranda Suite, a set of software
tools developed for the entertainment industry, designed to aid
project execution from idea, to development, to completion.
Medical Databases is showing its new product CalendarFM, a
cross-platform Plug in giving users great flexibility in handling
their calendars. <http://www.practicemaker.com>
Many of the new products mentioned above will be demonstrated at
the Exhibitor Showcase running throughout the conference. The vendors
exhibiting this year are: A.E. Wood & Erickson; Apple Computer,
Inc.; Applied Arts Ltd.; Ascending Technologies; BlueWorld
Communications, Inc.; Batty Notions; BreakPoint Books &
More; Chris Moyer Consulting; Chaparral Software & Consulting
Services, Inc.; Cleveland Consulting, Inc.; Co-Media Marketing;
Comm-Unity Networking Systems; d-Werks; Data Designs; ECXS Information
Systems BV; EGM; FileMaker, Inc.; FMPtraining.com; Genwest Systems,
Inc; Interactive Ink, Inc.; Kagi; LeSaux Media Services;
MacAcademy/Windows Academy; Macromedia, Inc.; Medical Databases; Metro
Technologies, LLC.; MightyData; New Millennium Communications, Inc.;
ODI Technologies, Inc.; Productive Computing Inc.; Professional Data
Management; TechRocks; Troi Automatisering; Waves in Motion; Advisor
Media, Inc. and more.
FileMaker is a leading provider to the growing Web-publishing and
workgroup database markets. FileMaker lets departments and teams
create and share databases to manage projects, assets and people.
FileMaker is the database software subsidiary of Apple Computer,