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Manage Data Like a Pro - Finally

For a limited time only, get 25% off when you leave Microsoft® Access® and move to the FileMaker Platform.*

Is it time to figure out what to do with an old Microsoft Access database in your business?

Wish you could run your Microsoft Access database on a Mac?


Want easy mobility and sharing?

Move to the FileMaker Platform and get more than a database.

Run across platforms

Use iPad, iPhone, Windows, Mac, and the web.

Easy to share

Get secure, reliable access for your team.

Scale your usage

Expand and upgrade as your business changes.

46%

of FileMaker customers use their custom app for reporting and analysis

71%

of apps were up and running in less than 4 weeks**

Wondering what’s different? Here’s how the FileMaker Platform stacks up vs. Microsoft Access:

Features

FileMaker Platform

Microsoft Access

PLATFORMS SUPPORTED

iPad, iPhone, Windows, Mac, and the web

Windows

Reporting

Get step-by-step help to quickly build custom reports, layouts, and labels. Easily modify your reports by adding, sorting, or hiding fields and records. Using an integrated set-up window, create 10 types of eye-catching graphs including bar, line, and pie charts. Use Quick Reports to make reports in a spreadsheet-like format. Group and summarize data on the fly.

Manual design interface Wizards aid in creating simple reports however modification requires use of an advanced design interface. Charts are limited to wizard options and cannot be customized further. Reports are not supported when published to SharePoint on Office 365 – the Microsoft cloud computing platform.

Mobility

iPad, iPhone, and mobile browsers

 

Limited mobility capabilities. No native mobile client.

Sharing

Easy to configure sharing with FileMaker Server for groups up to 500 users.

Limited sharing capabilities. Requires network folder or Microsoft SharePoint.

Ease of Use

Make your own custom apps, databases, and reports even without extensive development experience or IT skills.

Wizards aid in creating simple reports however modification requires use of an advanced design interface.

Hosted Version

Yes: FileMaker Cloud provides secure, reliable access to your custom apps using FileMaker Pro, FileMaker Go, and FileMaker WebDirect — all without the administrative hassle.

Yes via SharePoint or Azure

Customer Spotlight

“We use FileMaker to gather service statistics to look at the products we make and zero in on product quality issues. It allows us to focus our energy on improvements in those areas. I seriously doubt we would have been this satisfied with anything in Access or SQL.”

–Tony Maniaci, Vice President Engineering & Technology American Security Products Co. (AMSEC)

“The features of the new app are unbelievable. We love the speed at which it assists us in selling and purchasing. Having the right tools saved us thousands of dollars in both areas.”

–Cliff Cohen, Vice President Procurement & Sales Glenn Sales Seafood Co.

Ready to buy? Choose your team size.

Business pricing

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Education pricing

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800-725-2747

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