Server 17 Admin Console.. meh.

Discussion created by jsanders on May 15, 2018
Latest reply on May 16, 2018 by sibrcode

One of the major selling points of the Filemaker ecosystem is its "low-code" or "ease of use" orientation.  I've read the docs on Server 17 and I gotta say:  I think the new server admin console takes a step backward in this regard.  Yes the API is cool but I don't want to have to build my own server monitoring and admin tools.  I don't want to dig around the file system for the log files and figure out how to interpret them.  I want all the help I can get in generating certificate requests. 


The new master/detail setup in the client is a step toward "easier" for [new] developers.  The divergence between the two products is interesting.