FileMaker offering two-for-one deal on FileMaker Pro 13 Advanced

Posted by Justin Hesser on May 6, 2014

For many businesses, software can be a pricey purchase. However, a keen eye will be able to pick up deals that can help them get their hands on the latest software at a fraction of the price.

According to a recent press release from the company, FileMaker has announced that starting today users will be able to buy one copy of FileMaker Pro 13 Advanced ($549) and get a second downloadable copy for free. This second version can be accessed by the user or given away to a friend, colleague, client or charity. The offer will expire on June 10, 2014.

This can be a great way for organizations and consultants to get their hands on this powerful tool. FileMaker Pro 13 Advanced includes everything in the suite of advanced development and customization tools. It allows organizations to easily create and use these personalized business solutions that run on iPads, iPhones, Windows, Macs and the web.

"There is strong demand worldwide for skilled FileMaker developers within all types of organizations and also within firms specializing in FileMaker consulting," Ryan Rosenberg, vice president, marketing and services, said in the press release. "This limited offer will encourage new FileMaker developers to create innovative solutions on hot platforms like iOS and the web."

The offer is limited to one per person, per household or company. It is valid for downloadable versions of the software and the free version is a fully operational one with no restrictions.

With the help of a FileMaker support service, any organization will be able to gain a hand implementing and mastering this hardware in a meaningful way.