August 28, 2009 in FileMaker (E)
[prMac.com] Atlanta, Georgia - 360Works, a leading FileMaker product developer and innovator, announced today the release of updated versions of their entire product line for compatibility with the latest version of Mac OS X, Snow Leopard, which was also released today. The newest versions of the 360Works suite of tools can be downloaded from the company's website. These updates are free to current users, and demo versions are available to everybody.
Jesse Barnum of 360Works says, "I've been very impressed with the pre-release versions of Snow Leopard, and I know that our customers will be eager to upgrade too. That's why we've been working hard on updates to all of our products to make sure we'd be ready the same day Apple released its new operating system. We're proud of our track record in keeping our products up-to-date and functional with each new platform update - whether Windows, OS X or FileMaker Pro. Timely releases of new product versions mean smooth upgrades for all of our customers."
Each of the following 360Works products, all of which enhance or extend the functionality of FileMaker Pro, have been updated and tested to work with Snow Leopard:
SuperContainer v2.6 - Supercontainer enhances and extends Filemaker's native file-management functions, letting users upload, view, and download files to and from any FileMaker database, plus it offers faster speeds, smaller file sizes, web browser uploads, and cross-platform file path compatibility.
FTPeek v1.43 - FTPeek lets Filemaker users manage upload, download, and manipulation of remote files on any FTP (File Transfer Protocol) server from within their database.
Plastic v1.67 - This utility makes it easy to process secure credit card transactions from within FileMaker Pro.
Textractor v1.64 - Textractor extends FileMaker's native file management capacities by extracting plain text from PDF, Microsoft Word, and Microsoft Excel documents.
Charts v1.61 - This easy-to-use plugin enables users to create various types of graphical charts within FileMaker solutions.
Patterns v1.66 - Patterns lets developers performs Regular Expression (Regex) matching within FileMaker Pro.
Email v1.93 - This plug-in makes FileMaker Pro into a fully functional email client, allowing users to integrate email functionality into their database solutions.
Difference Engine v1.74 - A utility that lets users see color-coded differences between field contents, showing what text has changed between two similar versions.
JDBC v1.69 - Allows users to use JDBC to access data in any database from within FileMaker Pro.
Web Assistant v1.49 - Allows POST and GET URLs directly from FileMaker; perfect for filling out online forms, downloading web sites into FileMaker, or grabbing an image from the web and storing it into a container field.
RemoteScripter v1.72 - Allows users to remotely trigger FileMaker scripts on another computer.
ScriptMaster v3.1 - free, general-purpose, modular plugin that comes out of the box with modules for file manipulation, URL and network utilities, Web Services, shell scripting, event/script triggering, and many others.
AdminAnywhere and SafetyNet, which extend the functionality of FileMaker Server, have not yet been updated. FileMaker, Inc. has not yet released a version of FileMaker Server that is compatible with Snow Leopard. As soon as this becomes available, 360Works plans to release updated versions of these products.
Located in metro Atlanta, 360Works, a FileMaker Platinum Business Alliance member, has been providing FileMaker-based solutions for more than a decade. The company is a leading developer of both shrink-wrapped and custom FileMaker database design solutions for clients such as NASA, Bernard Hodes Group, US Marines, Make-A-Wish foundation and others. The company is credited for its forward-thinking solutions, dedication and unparalleled client service. Jesse Barnum of 360Works recently received the 2009 award for "Outstanding Contribution to the Filemaker Community" at the FileMaker Developer Conference.