DevCon 2014: Developing with Perform Script on Server

Video created by mark_baum on Jul 30, 2015

    Greg Lane (Skeleton Key)


    Session Code: COR005


    The new Perform Script on Server script step in FileMaker 13 provides new opportunities for optimizing performance and it enables access to features that were previously unavailable to FileMaker Go clients. This session will help you understand why and how to use Perform Script on Server. We’ll take an objective look at the performance benefits over various network connection types. We’ll also explore a variety of ways to use Perform Script on Server to bypass performance bottlenecks, access plug-in functions from FileMaker Go, and develop mobile solutions with enhanced features and responsiveness.

    What You Should Know

    Familiar and comfortable with FileMaker calculations and scripts.


    Products & Technologies

    • FileMaker Pro
    • FileMaker Go
    • FileMaker Server
    • FileMaker WebDirect


    What You Will Learn

    • Learn how to dramatically improve remote performance for data-intensive tasks
    • Discover ways to use plug-in features from FileMaker Go
    • Learn how to troubleshoot and handle errors
    • Understand the security and context implications of using Perform Script on Server