Greg Lane (Skeleton Key)
FileMaker Server has a powerful script engine for running your FileMaker scripts either on a schedule or on demand when called by the ‘Perform Script on Server’ script step from any client. This session will help you understand why and how to use server-side scripting to improve performance, access plug-in functions from FileMaker Go, and develop mobile solutions with enhanced features and responsiveness. We’ll also explore a variety of techniques for writing and debugging server-side scripts more efficiently.
What you should know
Experience with writing FileMaker scripts is recommended.
Products & Technologies
- FileMaker Pro
- FileMaker Pro Advanced
- FileMaker Go
- FileMaker Server
What You Will Learn
- How to dramatically improve remote performance for data-intensive tasks
- Discover ways to use plug-in features from FileMaker Go
- How to troubleshoot server-side scripts
- To understand the security and context implications of using server-side scripts