FileMaker 19.5 Explained

FileMaker 19.5 Explained

With the highly anticipated release of FileMaker 19.5, we at Direct Impact were eager to experience the new features included with this update. In addition to nearly 400 bug fixes throughout the ecosystem, this release brings some exciting new elements and...
How to Send Emails from a Dev Environment

How to Send Emails from a Dev Environment

I used to dread developing code for email-related tasks. It always felt like it was difficult to get set up for, and that there was a lot of potential for things to go wrong. When the email task we’re working on is still underway, we want to avoid sending emails...
Modernizing Checkbox Sets with Portals

Modernizing Checkbox Sets with Portals

Checkbox sets have been a staple in Claris FileMaker development for decades. They are simple to use, easy to implement, and help ensure data integrity. However, from the standpoint of a user, they can be clunky and prone to incorrect selections, especially in large...
James Hea, A Strong Team Player

James Hea, A Strong Team Player

James Hea, Customer Success and Project Manager at our Toronto office, has been instrumental to Direct Impact Solutions’ push into English Canada and the United States. He’ll be taking his well-deserved retirement in August—our first retiree!—as he steps down from the...
How to Measure Table Size in FileMaker

How to Measure Table Size in FileMaker

Have you ever wondered which tables in your database are taking up storage space on your server? Perhaps you want to monitor how fast your table size is increasing in order to work out an archiving strategy for controlling storage space consumption. This article will...
25 Years of Success

25 Years of Success

Other News >>> Direct Impact Solutions  25 Years of IT Consulting: Your Guide to Success Locations Clients Projects Employees It was the summer of 1996—the dawn of the Internet age. Rumblings of our digital future could be heard everywhere, along with two...
What is the Claris Problem Solvers Circle?

What is the Claris Problem Solvers Circle?

On Wednesday, April 27th, Claris announced a new program available to select customers known as the Claris Problem Solvers Circle. Clients that enroll in the Claris Problem Solvers Circle will receive a discounted two-year site license with access to the full Claris...
Canadian Digital Adoption Program: Unlocking Government Support

Canadian Digital Adoption Program: Unlocking Government Support

With the introduction of the Canadian Digital Adoption Program (CDAP) and the Quebec C3i and ITC tax credits, government support for digital transformation can help qualified Canadian organizations looking to invest. Here’s how to know what’s covered in...