Categories

Pages

Events Calendar

MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
 123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
25262728293031

Archive for January, 2008

« Previous Entries

MacWorld 08: State of the Art Dynamic Interfaces: Flash and FileMaker

Tuesday, January 15th, 2008

Cris Ippolite to Speak at MacWorld Expo 2008 CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD US922 Session Files Conference: Users Conference Track: Inspire Session Code: US922 Speaker: Cris Ippolite–President,iSolutions, Inc January 16, 2008 4:15pm- 5:30pm For the database designer looking to create state of the art dynamic solutions for his customers, the combination of Flash and Filemaker offers […]

Vol 1. Grammar of Data: Intro “Studies on IT Project Success Rates”

Monday, January 7th, 2008

Studies on IT Project Success Rates IT development success rates are abysmal. When projects go over budget, miss their ship date, and suffer from feature creep or lack of proper quality assurance, no one wins. The client isn’t happy, the users aren’t happy, and chances are you aren’t happy, either. While the research shows that […]

Vol 2. The Grammar of Data: Intro “Examples of Problems Caused by Poor Planning”

Monday, January 7th, 2008

Examples of Problems Caused by Poor Planning Many of these studies focused on large projects using enterprise software systems. So, you may be thinking, “Those studies apply to the big projects. I don’t need a structured development process because I’m working on a much smaller scale.” That is a very dangerous thought. The process outlined […]

Vol 3. The Grammar of Data: Intro “Causes for Project Failures”

Monday, January 7th, 2008

Causes for Project Failures To prevent project disasters, you must examine the common reasons for failure to understand the importance of a process that will avoid them. Most failed projects experience one or many of the following characteristics. You aren’t guaranteed project success by avoiding these mistakes. However, they will keep you from completing your […]

MacWorld Expo: State of the Art Dynamic Interfaces: Flash and Filemaker

Monday, January 7th, 2008

Cris Ippolite to Speak at MacWorld Expo 2008    Conference:Users Conference Track:Inspire   Session Code: US922   Speaker: Cris Ippolite–President,iSolutions, Inc   January 16, 2008   4:15pm- 5:30pm For the database designer looking to create state of the art dynamic solutions for his customers, the combination of Flash and Filemaker offers a compelling combination. In […]

FileMaker Tech Brief- Web Viewer

Monday, January 7th, 2008

When FileMaker 8.5 was released I was asked by FileMaker to write a technical brief on their new Web Viewer Control. I think it was one of the coolest new features released in FileMaker in some time. It allows developers to integrate Web content into FileMaker layouts and allows iSolutions to integrate FLASH seamlessly into […]

Advisor Articles

Monday, January 7th, 2008

Its been awhile, but I used to write for a magazine called FileMaker Advisor Magazine. I worked with one editor, Liz Novak (Olsen) and could not have been happier with the process. I credit Liz for making me look good. I have not written in a year or so but after 16 articles and two […]

Lynda.com Videos

Monday, January 7th, 2008

I am very proud to be part of the lynda.com Online Training Library. I began recording when FileMaker 8 was released and have done a total of 7 titles. I love the group over there and have been a fan of lynda.com for years. I even learned Flash from the Hands on Training from Lynda […]

Flash and FileMaker Examples

Monday, January 7th, 2008

Check out this snippet from a recording I did last year demonstrating different ways to integrate Flash in FileMaker’s Web Viewer to extend FileMaker layouts:[googlevideo:http://video.google.com/videoplay?docid=1256266694493525931] ALSO check out this video that shows another application we created in FileMaker and Flash for the Massachusetts Fallen Firefighter Memorial: http://www.isolutions-inc.com/MFFM_Demo.html If you are interested in the complete video […]

Vol 4. The Grammar of Data: Intro “Causes for Project Successes”

Sunday, January 6th, 2008

Causes for Project Successes Successful projects tend to follow a similar pattern regardless of the companies involved or the business and technical purpose of the project. There are myriad ways to fail when building large software systems. There are only a very few ways to succeed. Successful projects that finish on time and within budget […]

« Previous Entries