INN001 - Leveraging JSON in Your Custom Apps - Anders Monsen

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Anders Monsen (Soliant Consulting)

Session Description

JSON is a data language that’s becoming increasingly popular in the tech world and you can integrate JSON with FileMaker for your data interchanging needs..


In this session, you'll learn the various ways in which to leverage JSON in your custom apps. Take real world examples and investigate integration capabilities by contrasting FileMaker 15 (without plugins and 3rd party tools) and FileMaker 16 (using 16’s new JSON functions), including approaches for dealing with improperly formatted JSON.

What you should know

Attendees should be familiar with scripting and creating custom functions.

Products & Technologies

  • Pro/Advanced

Session Materials

  • Please see attachments below.

What You Will Learn

  • Identifying and dealing with improperly formatted JSON
  • Your options for importing and parsing JSON in FileMaker
  • Handling JSON in the FileMaker Platform Pre-16 vs 16
  • Exploring the intricacies of real world JSON handling