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FileMaker System Properties

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NameFileMaker
DescriptionFileMaker is a cross-platform RDBMS that includes a GUI frontend.
Primary database modelRelational DBMS
DB-Engines Ranking infomeasures the popularity of database management systemsranking trend
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Score56.67
Rank#18  Overall
#11  Relational DBMS
Websitewww.filemaker.com
Technical documentationwww.filemaker.com/­support/­product/­documentation.html
DeveloperFileMaker infoa subsidiary of Apple
Initial release1983
Current release17, May 2018
License infoCommercial or Open Sourcecommercial
Cloud-based only infoOnly available as a cloud serviceno
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Server operating systemsiOS
OS X
Windows
Data schemeyes
Typing infopredefined data types such as float or dateyes
XML support infoSome form of processing data in XML format, e.g. support for XML data structures, and/or support for XPath, XQuery or XSLT.yes infoA http query request can return the data in XML format
Secondary indexesyes
SQL infoSupport of SQLyes infovia plugins
APIs and other access methodsFilemaker WebDirect
JDBC
ODBC
Supported programming languagesPHP
Server-side scripts infoStored proceduresyes
Triggersyes
Partitioning methods infoMethods for storing different data on different nodesnone
Replication methods infoMethods for redundantly storing data on multiple nodesMaster-slave replication, warm standby infosince Version 14
MapReduce infoOffers an API for user-defined Map/Reduce methodsno
Foreign keys infoReferential integrityyes
Transaction concepts infoSupport to ensure data integrity after non-atomic manipulations of datano
Concurrency infoSupport for concurrent manipulation of datayes
Durability infoSupport for making data persistentyes
User concepts infoAccess controlsimple rights management via user accounts and connection to external directory services

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Recent citations in the news

Apple subsidiary FileMaker Inc. changes its name (back) to Claris
6 August 2019, TechCrunch

FileMaker 18 for macOS Launches With Improved UI and More Security Controls
22 May 2019, MacRumors

Hands on: Newly updated FileMaker Pro 18 focuses on improvements for long-time users
22 May 2019, AppleInsider

Workplace Innovation Platforms Market Qualitative Analysis Reveals explosive growth by 2027 with Top Key Competitors like FileMaker, Airtable, Salesforce, K2 Platform, Quick Base, Zoho Creator
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