Changes in FileMaker Server 12’s backup scheme and the new ability to store container data externally offer significant improvements in data protection, performance and data delivery to the user.
File Management in FileMaker Server
In this session from the 12 Days of FileMaker 12, we explore
- Full backup functionality changes (hard links)
- Understanding, configuring and restoring from progressive backups
- Understanding and implementing external container data storage
- Delivering container data via HTTP streaming
- Secure vs. open storage
About Colin Keefe
Colin Keefe holds an MFA in Sculpture from Cranbrook Academy of Art. He built his first FileMaker database in the front office of a woodshop in 1994. Subsequently he spent time in a Silicon Alley startup before beginning full-time FileMaker development in 1998, first at EnglishComp and then as an independent developer.
Colin has been with IT Solutions Consulting since 2005, where he is currently a Project Manager in the Application Development department. He holds FileMaker certifications for Versions 7 through 11, is a FileMaker Authorized Trainer, has presented at DevCon, conducted roundtable sessions at Pause On Error, and written for FileMaker Advisor Magazine. He’s also been the coordinator for the Philadelphia FileMaker User Group since 2008.