COR009 - Relationships Graph Techniques: Which is Best — and When? - Chad Adams

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    Chad Adams (Skeleton Key)

    Session Description

    Do you set up the Relationships Graph in the best way for the app you are building? In this session, we will examine a single custom app built using three different Relationships Graph techniques. We’ll investigate questions like:


    How does the graph technique impact speed of development? How does it affect WAN performance? How does it change the scripts we write? If you feel anchored to one technique, this session could be right for you.

    What you should know

    Attendees should have some experience building FileMaker custom apps and be familiar with the concept of FileMaker relationships and the Relationships Graph. Scripting experience will be helpful.

    Products & Technologies

    • Pro/Advanced
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    Session Materials

    • Please see the attachment(s) below.

    What You Will Learn

    • What advantages and disadvantages do different Relationships Graph techniques present?
    • How do you decide which graph technique to use for a given app?
    • What impact does a graph technique have on development speed?
    • What affect does the graph technique have on other areas of the app (scripting, layout design)?