Understanding Relational Concepts

Video created by eric_fraser on Sep 13, 2016

    You’ve started building your app and now it’s time to establish relationships to connect data points. What do you do? This is a common barrier for people new to database design. Understanding data modeling and relationships is fundamental for custom app development using the FileMaker Platform. This session is geared toward new developers and will draw from concepts in the Data module of the FileMaker Training Series with an emphasis on context.


    Watch a 60 minute session featuring Jeremiah Hammond, Senior Technical Project Lead, from DB Services.


    Topics include:

    Understanding context, the key to the relationship graph

    Identifying relationships and modeling relationships with keys

    ERDs vs the relationship graph

    Working with complex relationships

    Evaluating graph methodologies and which put an emphasis on context