However your organization uses Claris FileMaker, Skeleton Key can help you leverage a hosting platform that matches your organization’s unique needs and goals.
Claris FileMaker Cloud
Claris FileMaker Cloud hosting offers the most simplified hosting solution for the Claris FileMaker platform. Supported by Amazon Web Services (AWS), Claris FileMaker Cloud hosts your custom solution, so your organization doesn’t have to be concerned about additional upfront hardware costs to get your solution running.
Regardless of whether you have an in-house IT team or are working with the team at Skeleton Key, deploying a solution with Claris FileMaker Cloud services won’t demand a lot of time or effort from your team. With planning, your Claris FileMaker cloud-based solution can usually be deployed in under an hour, and if in the future you find that your organization needs additional server resources at a moment’s notice, Claris FileMaker Cloud provides a rapidly scalable solution to respond to that growth in demand.
On-Premise Claris FileMaker Server
An on-premise Claris FileMaker Server provides an ideal solution for organizations that prefer a more hands-on approach than the Claris FileMaker Cloud offers. Claris FileMaker Server enables you to host your custom Claris FileMaker solution on site, so your organization will either need to use existing server resources or invest in server-class hardware. Fortunately, Claris FileMaker Server supports multiple operating systems and virtual environments, so most mature IT infrastructures have no trouble accommodating it’s moderate system requirements.
While adding or deploying server resources may extend the deployment timeline required to install and configure hardware, and will require a plan for an ongoing system, you’ll have significantly more control–and responsibility–over server management and resource utilization.
Dedicated Cloud Vendors
While Claris FileMaker Cloud and on-premise Claris FileMaker Server solutions work for most of our clients, sometimes third-party cloud vendors can be leveraged to get your organization the unique toolset you need. If this ends up being the case, we’ll work to analyze the best options on the market to help you decide on an ideal cloud hosting plan. We’ll help you figure out where to host your Claris FileMaker solution while ensuring that the provider will perform and scale with your goals over time.
No matter how your organization uses the Claris FileMaker platform, we have the expertise to make it do more for you. Get in touch with our team to start exploring the possibilities for a hosting solution that’s optimized for your goals and operations.