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Introduction to the FileMaker DDR

The FileMaker DDR, not to be confused with the video game Dance Dance Revolution, is a tool featured in FileMaker Pro Advanced that allows users to get a snapshot of their entire solution. The actual acronym stands for Database Design Report, but it offers much more than just table and […]

Happy Holidays!

The Holidays are here! For us at Cross, it not only means a time for food, shopping, food, and being with loved ones (Did we mention food?), but it’s a time for remembering all the things we are thankful for and reflecting on the year that has passed since the […]

FMburgh February 2018 Meeting – CANCELED

Due to the Winter Weather Advisory issued by the National Weather Service for Wednesday, February 7, we have decided to cancel the February meeting of FMburgh. The Winter Weather Advisory is currently in effect from 2:00 AM until 6:00 PM on Wednesday. A total snow accumulation of 3 to 5 […]

FMburgh December 2017 Meeting

The agenda for the evening includes a roundtable discussion centered around the topic “What’s In A Name?”. The FileMaker Platform does not require tables, fields, scripts, layouts, custom styles or layout themes to be named a specific way. However, it is a best practice to use some type of naming […]

FMburgh November 2017 Meeting

As part of this “FileMaker Show-n-Tell”, our own Thomas Waters and Todd Weller will each present a mini-keynote. Thomas and Todd will walk us through the topics of their choice, highlighting development work done on their various solutions. Each presentation gives us the opportunity to see how our peers have solved […]

FMburgh October 2017 Meeting

It’s hard to believe, but the first meeting of FMburgh, the Pittsburgh FileMaker Developer Group, was held back on Wednesday, October 3, 2012. Please plan to join us as FMburgh celebrates its fifth anniversary. More details about the complete agenda for this meeting will follow in a few weeks. As […]

FMburgh September 2017 Meeting

As part of this “FileMaker Show-n-Tell”, our own Beth Latta and Thomas Waters will each present a mini-keynote. Beth and Thomas will walk us through the topics of their choice, highlighting development work done on their various solutions. Each presentation gives us the opportunity to see how our peers have solved […]

Workflow Automation… Part 1

This past week, I had both the honor and the privilege to present a session as part of the Intermediate Track at the 2017 FileMaker Developer Conference, held in Phoenix, AZ. My topic was “Workflow Automation with Script Triggers”. If you will indulge me, I would like to share some […]

Cross IT Presenters at FileMaker DevCon 2017

At FileMaker DevCon 2017 in Phoenix, AZ July 24-27, Todd Weller will be a featured speaker. The title of Todd’s presentation is “Workflow Automation with Script Triggers”. Eric Lewis will be a panelist on FBA Day hosted by Ro Parry at FileMaker in a session titled, “Pro Tips for FINISHing Projects”.  

Announcing Verdant.Software!

Cross IT Services and Solutions, LLC. is pleased to announce they are expanding into the Vertical Market with Verdant.Software. A new brand of software focused on a user centric design by the use of ‘off the shelf’ solutions to help increase communication, business efficiencies and overall employee / customer experience. This team brings many […]