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Andrew Smith
Object Marketing
Tel: 020 8762 9292


LONDON, UK – May 20th, 2004 – Macworld magazine, the UK’s leading monthly title for the Mac market, has named FileMaker Server 7 as winner of its Editor’s Choice award for Best Productivity Software. This is the third year in a row that a FileMaker product has gained this highly prestigious award. FileMaker Pro 7 was also shortlisted for software product of the year in the reader awards category.

The Macworld awards ceremony, attended by many hundreds of people drawn from all areas of the industry, was held at the East Wintergarden, Canary Wharf, London, on Thursday, May 19th, 2005.

FileMaker Server 7 is high-performance server software that efficiently manages shared database solutions. FileMaker Server 7 features a significantly remodeled server architecture that can host millions of data tables and leverage high-performance hard disk storage systems and multi-CPU servers (Mac OS X, Mac OS X Server, Windows 2000, and Windows 2003 Server). FileMaker Server 7 also allow users to protect their data with industry standard security features, such as SSL (Secure Socket Layer), and perform live backups of data without interruption to other users. Administrators can leverage existing user accounts with external authentication based on Active Directory or Open Directory.

Commenting on the award, FileMaker Regional Manager for Northern Europe Tony Speakman said: “Winning the award for a third year in a row must be some kind of record. We are deeply honoured to have received this prestigious accolade again from such a highly respected and independent third party source. We look forward to making it four times in a row next year!”

About FileMaker, Inc.

FileMaker is used by millions of individuals and workgroups around the world to be more productive and efficient. Business, education and government customers rely on FileMaker to manage people, projects, images, assets and other information. In addition to the #1-selling easy-to-use database software, the award-winning FileMaker product line also includes low-cost Applications that automate basic business tasks, and built-in ready-to-use Starter Solutions and tools to create and share solutions from the desktop to the web. FileMaker, Inc. is a subsidiary of Apple Computer, Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL).



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