FileMaker Pro by Claris, an Apple Company

Claris, the makers of FileMaker Pro, have clarified their relationship to Apple. FileMaker has been around for more than forty years. It was owned by a few different companies during its early years. One of those companies was Claris, which then changed their name to FileMaker, and a few years ago, they changed it back […]

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New Software

HighPower’s Newest Software Offerings

Two Software Products have been added to the Claris Marketplace Claris has approved the addition of two of our powerful software tools to their Claris Marketplace. If you are not aware of what this is, the Claris Marketplace (marketplace.claris.com), is an international repository of top FileMaker Pro software. Last month our Freelance agency software which […]

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How to Apply Elon Musk’s Engineering Philosophy to Your Business

or, How you can improve your business using FileMaker Pro There was an interesting article in Lucept: ( https://lucept.com/2021/08/06/elon-musks-5-step-rd-strategy/ ) about Elon Musk and his engineering philosophy. I will summarize the five main points from his philosophy here, and then talk about how at HighPower Data Solutions, using FileMaker Pro, we can apply this same […]

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Freelance Software

Freelance Software: A Quick Overview

New Product Built with FileMaker Pro to Grow Your Own Freelance Agency HighPower Data Solutions is offering a new product on our product store. It is called “Freelance Software” and it is a fabulous tool for anyone who wants to grow their own freelance agency. Whether you are working with software, websites, or are a […]

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Release 19.3

New FileMaker Release 19.3

Claris has released a new version of FileMaker Pro. Here is a quick highlight of the new features: Apple Silicon Support FileMaker Pro is now a Universal macOS app, which takes advantage of the advanced capabilities of Mac computers with Apple silicon and also runs on Intel-based Mac computers. If you use FileMaker plug-ins or ODBC […]

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How FileMaker can make your business more valuable, Part Three

We are continuing with our comments about how you can increase your business value by using FileMaker Pro to run all your essential business services. How can software developed with FileMaker help you to sell your business? There are numerous factors which make a business a sale-able commodity, not the least of which is that […]

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Business Value

How FileMaker can make your business more valuable, Part Two

How FileMaker software can increase the value of your business

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Business Value

How FileMaker can make your business more valuable

When it is time to sell your business, FileMaker can help you to get a bigger payday! There comes a time when every entrepreneur thinks of selling his or her business. After all, you have put in tons of blood, sweat, and tears into your business. It is natural to hope that someday you can […]

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FileMaker Pro Charting Options

Charting Options in FileMaker Pro

Dashboard systems to visualize your data in FileMaker Pro It used to be that in the “old” days of FileMaker, if you want to present a chart, you only had access to FileMaker’s internal charting options. But now, you have three choices. First, you can use FileMaker’s internal charting options These have been around forever, […]

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HighPower Freelance Software: The Dashboard, Part Two

An Awesome New Tool which uses FileMaker Pro to power your business! Last week we took a look at the Business Dashboard of HighPower Freelance software. Here is a screen pic of it: The three graphs at the bottom have already been explained last week. The top section contains some key numeric data which you, […]

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