Filemaker 4.1 release

FileMaker, formerly Claris, will release FileMaker Pro 4.1 later this year, with enhanced support for Microsoft file and database formats. Other features will include a built-in contact manager and advanced features aimed at developers.

FileMaker Pro 4.1 will be able to access data stored in ODBC/SQL compliant databases by allowing customers to use SQL to import data directly from local or network sources. The product will be certified for use with the following Intersolv ODBC drivers: Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle, Sybase, dBase, and Excel.