FileMaker Developer Conference 2002 Set for August 12-15

Integration, Data Connectivity and XML Highlight Conference Agenda

SANTA CLARA, CA – April 10, 2002 – “Information, Integration and
Innovation” is the theme of the FileMaker Developer Conference 2002, to be
held August 12-15 at the Desert Springs Marriott Resort & Spa, in Palm
Desert, California, FileMaker announced today. Expected to draw a record
number of corporate and independent FileMaker database developers from more
than 25 countries, the conference will cover a range of issues on
FileMaker’s emerging standards — including XML, web services, SQL and JDBC
— for easy, low-cost integration with other workgroups, enterprise data
and applications.

“This year’s Developer Conference is an absolute-must for corporate and
independent FileMaker developers,” said Dominique Goupil, president of
FileMaker, Inc.

Among the many experts and solutions, developers speaking at the conference
will be keynote speaker Ron Schmelzer, founder and senior analyst of
ZapThink and a well-known expert in the field of XML and XML-based
standards and initiatives. Schmelzer was recently named by Boston Magazine
to the “Internet Top 40.” Additional speakers will include FileMaker
President Dominique Goupil; FileMaker executives Bill Epling, chief
financial officer; Chung Le, vice president of product development and
Chris Trytten, director of product management.

Conference Session Overview
A partial listing of this year’s technical sessions include: Creating XSL
style sheets with FileMaker Pro; Constructing a FileMaker Security &
Privilege Management System; CDML vs. XML; FileMaker Pro: Web Services
Client; Synchronizing FileMaker and SQL Server Database Systems Using ODBC;
Managing Web Content with FileMaker and DreamWeaver; Integrating FileMaker
Pro with Enterprise Systems Using XML; Mobile Data for Multi-User
Databases; FileMaker Pro as a Business Management Tool; FileMaker Pro and
Microsoft.NET Technology Overview; Citrix and Terminal Services Deployment
with FileMaker Pro.

For online registration, a full conference brochure and a complete listing
of the conference sessions and schedule, go to

Discounted Registration
Registrants signing up for the conference by June 28 will receive $200 off
the regular registration fee.

The FileMaker Developer Conference is co-sponsored by FileMaker, Inc. and
Advisor Media, Inc., publishers of FileMaker Advisor Magazine. The
conference speakers, content and other elements are subject to change
without notice or obligation.

About FileMaker
FileMaker is a leader in workgroup databases. FileMaker software lets
departments and teams create and share databases to manage and track
projects, assets and people. Its award-winning FileMaker line of database
software provides relational power, instant and custom Web publishing and
legendary ease-of-use. FileMaker, Inc. is the database software subsidiary
of Apple Computer, Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL).