After a rigorous search for someone prepared to work for what we would pay, we’re delighted to welcome Aleks Beer to the team. When he’s not learning the marvels of FileMaker, Aleks jumps off cliffs and planes and rides just about every board known to mankind. He has also turned out to be a man […]

New Office

We’ve moved again! This time it is only about twenty metres downstairs and has been relatively painless. All contact details remain the same. We have a new VOIP phone system and would appreciate your feedback on it. Working from a ‘home office’ again has proved to be a really good idea. Compared to the CBD, […]

Big Brother is Watching You and He Lies!

True story. Earlier this year, Matthew was working late one Sunday night when there was a stern thumping on the front door. There were two of Meadowbank’s finest constabulary. Apparently his Android cell-phone had dialled “111” and treated the emergency operator to sounds of a violent domestic incident. They tracked the number and were at […]

What’s New in V12

There is an updater available. This is highly recommended, if you need assistance, call us. SQL commands. Most clients will have no interest in this but it is already making a huge difference to the way we do things giving us, in some instances, the ability to both develop faster and deliver a process that […]

Same But Different

You will see a new invoice from 1/4/12. We have reformed as Foundation Data Ltd (trading as FBSL) and our GST number will change etc. This represents no more than Chris’s final exit and it is business as usual in all regards.

Sayonara Stapleton-san

After nearly a year back in the UK, Chris has faced the inevitable and got a real job. His last day “in the office” is today and after Easter he will be commuting to London for 5-day stretches. He will no longer be available to service his residual clients who will be transferred back to […]

Make Mine iPad!

iPad-related solutions represent about 80% of our current workload. Apart from the fact that iPads are way-cool, there are several compelling reasons to consider Foundation, FileMaker and the iPad. Break-down the interpersonal barrier. Use: Sales, Consulting, Medical. If you sit down beside someone and show them your presentation, or notes, or their personal record; you […]