For the third time in two years, iSolutions won the 2016 FileMaker Excellence Award for ADVOCACY. This award recognizes the FBA partner that has done the most to expand awareness of the FileMaker Platform and has generated the highest volume of new prospective customers. An example of an entire team effort by no less than ten staff on the iSolutions’ sales team. This investment included; getting trained for the events, countless weekends preparing materials, thousands of travel dollars and weeks of lost billable time were worth it to tow the line for FileMaker. iSolutions is proud to be recognized for being a leader in an initiative that FileMaker optionally asked us to participate in. iSolutions won 2 out of the possible six awards in the 2016 FileMaker Excellence Awards. This is a feat that was never previously accomplished by a FileMaker Business Alliance...More Information
For the second time in two years, Cris Ippolite won the 2016 FileMaker Excellence Award for EDUCATION. This award recognizes the FBA partner that has done the most to introduce or educate new developers to the FileMaker Platform, and who promote adoption of the latest technologies among those who earn a living as FileMaker developers. Cris won this award for his work in the classroom and with Lynda.com. As the creator of the “LinkedIn Learning Path for Becoming a FileMaker Custom App Developer”, he was instrumental in setting up a way fro future FileMaker developers to start their journey. Cris still teaches live FileMaker training classes in Los Angeles each year. Please reach out for details on how to join...More Information
CLICK HERE To Get 10 days of free unlimited access to lynda.com. Take a tour of the latest features and capabilities of the FileMaker 15 platform, the business solution environment for iPad, iPhone, Windows, Mac, and the web. Cris Ippolite has over 20 years experience designing FileMaker custom apps. In this course, he is excited to share the newest features with you. Learn about the new starter solutions, the new security enhancements, additions to the Script workspace, performance improvements, Touch ID, iBeacon and App extensions on FileMaker Go and mobile browser support for FileMaker WebDirect. FileMaker Pro 15 New Features | by Cris Ippolite FileMaker 15 Platform New Features by Cris Ippolite Topics include: Basic Starter Solutions Proactive security warnings for FileMaker Pro databases Script Workspace improvements Diagnosing performance problems Integrating with other databases using the ESS adapter App extensions iBeacon support Touch ID...More Information
When Apple and FileMaker needed to pick one FileMaker consulting firm in the world to develop a beautiful custom app for their most important initiative in years, they trusted iSolutions. In December of 2015, FileMaker and Apple announced a groundbreaking new initiative called the ‘iDea to iPad Bundle“. This collaborative initiative was a first of it’s kind, packaging FileMaker Server, FileMaker Advanced and 10 hours of free consulting from a FileMaker Business Alliance member into one Apple product bundle. It serves as the first time Apple has offered a bundle of FileMaker products in their stores. This initiative ties FileMaker Go into the worldwide release of the new iPad Pro device as a preferred platform for creating custom business apps. FileMaker needed to make sure the release of the bundle was a hit. They needed a sample custom app that could showcase all the features of the new iPad Pro as well as show how FileMaker Go can solve important business problems and they needed it to be...More Information
CLICK HERE To Get 10 days of free unlimited access to lynda.com. Take a tour of the latest features and capabilities of the FileMaker 14 platform, a business solution environment for iPad, iPhone, Windows, Mac, and the web. Author Cris Ippolite covers the new Launch Center, the new security interface, new layout and design tools, the Script workspace, Calculation dialog enhancements, and improvements to FileMaker Server, WebDirect, and FileMaker Go. FileMaker Pro 14 New Features | by Cris Ippolite View this entire FileMaker 14 New Features course and more in the lynda.com Online Training Library®. Topics include: Touring the new Launch Center Adding top and bottom navigation parts to layouts Working with buttons bars, labels, and icons Introducing the Script workspace Touring the new FileMaker WebDirect interface Understanding new Server features Scripting audio and video playback in container fields in FileMaker Go Touring the new FileMaker Go interface To access FileMaker 14 New Features click here...More Information
by Molly Connolly and Cris Ippolite We are happy to announce the winners of the 2015 DevCon Scholarship! FileMaker developers Keena Tomko and Jesse Wakley were selected to attend this year’s conference in Las Vegas. For their award, each will receive a full conference pass and round-trip airfare to Las Vegas*. Please find below selections from both candidates applications essays. Not that many years ago, Keena Tomko found herself newly widowed with a family to support. “In addition to all the emotions you would expect, I was also faced with a very practical problem: Money. I had massive medical debt and no idea what to do next.” Tomko came across FileMaker Pro almost by accident. “For over a year, I studied FileMaker on my lunch hours and commutes, squinting my way through online tutorials and videos. I organized every aspect of my life into tables and fields and had recurring nightmares about conditional value lists. Finally, through a friend, I found my first client and I launched my business...More Information
New at DEVCON 2015! FileMaker Training Series Day Session Description This training session will provide attendees with an overview to the most important concepts required by developers using the FileMaker Platform. The session includes high-level discussions on creating back end architecture, user interfaces and automation needed to create impactful FileMaker solutions. Use this session as a launching pad for ongoing FileMaker training or to start a new project with the FileMaker Platform. The Training Day: Intermediate will feature award-winning trainer Cris Ippolite from iSolutions and lynda.com What you should know Attendee should have an understanding of the level of content covered in the “Basics” materials. – Modes – Views – Adding, Editing and Deleting Records – Finding and Sorting Records – Creating Tables and Fields – Creating Simple Layouts – Printing Products & Technologies FileMaker Go FileMaker Pro What You Will Learn Data Modeling (1.5 hrs) Layouts (2.5 hrs) Calculations (2 hrs) Scripts (1.5 hrs) REGISTER NOW (FileMaker DEVCON registration not...More Information
iSolutions, Inc. presented a webinar on behalf of Filemaker called: “Getting Rid of Paper-based Processes” which covered building FileMaker Go applications to replace manual processes. We did two demos of solutions created for our clients that used FileMaker Go to replace a manual or paper-based forms. Both systems also had native FileMaker syncing between go and a file hosted on FileMaker server. Please take a look at the entire webinar by clicking below: Click for : Paper Forms Webinar in Full Screen Click here to view a write up of the KOHL’s Database Solution described in the webinar: Kohl’s Portfolio Click here to view a write up of the Lanx Database Solution described in the webinar: Portfolio ...More Information
The FileMaker Excellence Award winners are chosen from over 1,200 FBA members worldwide who are FileMaker consultants, solution providers, plug-in developers, trainers, and hosting companies that serve a wide variety of industries. In 2014, Cris Ippolite won the FileMaker Excellence Award for FBA “Next Generation” of the Year. This award recognizes the FBA member that has done the most to introduce new developers to the FileMaker Platform, and promote adoption of the latest technologies among those who earn a living as FileMaker developers. Crisoffer Ippolite of iSolutions was honored with this award for 2014. He has an active FileMaker training business teaching developers best practices when developing solutions with the FileMaker Platform. His FileMaker Training program has successfully turned a number of students and recent graduates into full-time FileMaker developers. Cris has over 18 videos on lynda.com and has had over 18,000 different subscribers in over 170 countries use his videos to learn FileMaker. Cris also provides FileMaker Certification Training for FileMaker Professional Developers all over the United States and was...More Information
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