The Claris platform

Activate the power
of your data.

Innovate every day with Claris. Use a unified, hybrid platform to build and deploy custom apps, integrate with existing data and systems, and automate manual workflows.

The perfect platform for you – and a million others.

As an Apple company, Claris has been successfully delivering continuous innovation – for more than 35 years – that organizations rely on for their day-to-day operations.


Active users globally across small and medium-sized businesses.


Worldwide operations with headquarters in Cupertino, CA and offices in Tokyo, London, Beijing, and Sydney.


Partners worldwide ready for app development, consultation, and training.


Online community members around the world.

Run your business like no one else.

To effectively stay ahead of the market, you need agility — quick wins, over and over following a continuous improvement strategy to beat the competition.

The Problem

Scattered data.

The Solution

Consolidate all of your data from multiple, siloed sources.

The Problem

Expensive, rigid

The Solution

Use affordable and flexible software to build solutions tailored specifically for your business.

The Problem

No visibility.

The Solution

Get the insights you need to run your operations and manage your business.

Innovate at the speed of success.

Run your operations. Assemble your data. Manage your business.

Maximize output.

Increase productivity and efficiency with customized operational apps that integrate with your existing data and systems.

Data-driven decisions.

Gain visibility for critical decision-making with management apps and dashboards.

Own your innovation.

Continuously innovate your business and align your teams for success.

The Claris advantage.

Only the Claris platform gives you everything you need to run your operations, manage projects, and align your teams — all tailored for how you do business.

Unified platform.

All components of the Claris platform work together to help you build customs apps, integrate existing data, and automate workflows.

Mixed environment support.

Deploy apps in any environment — cloud, on premise, hybrid, and mobile.

Industry-standard security.

Security and governance are our top priorities. Rigorous policies and procedures are in place to ensure your data is safe and remains private.

Built-in integration.

Integrate all of your data from people, apps, and systems with prebuilt tools and connectors.

Greater visibility.

Assemble data from across your entire organization to gain visibility and align your teams with reports, charts, and dashboards you can create in minutes.

Affordable software.

The Claris platform fits any budget, and it is a great value compared with expensive enterprise applications.

Tackle any task with a unified tool set.

Build custom solutions and workflows to streamline manual processes, reduce costs, and create new efficiencies for your business.

Claris FileMaker

Use a professional toolset to build robust custom apps that run your operations. Securely deploy on-premise or in the cloud. And run on any device – computer mobile device, or the web. Solve the hard problems that matter with fast, flexible software that can continuously adapt to changing business needs.

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Included with Claris FileMaker

Claris FileMaker Pro

Build custom apps that run your operations. Access them natively on macOS and Windows.

Claris FileMaker Go

Access your custom apps on iPad and iPhone devices.

Claris FileMaker WebDirect

Run apps in a web browser and access them from any device.

Claris FileMaker Server

Securely host your apps on premise to share data in real time.

Claris FileMaker Cloud

Deploy and host Claris apps, hassle-free, to the cloud in just minutes.

Claris Studio

Build rich web experiences with responsive views of your information and two-way data interaction with Claris FileMaker apps. With this new cloud-native tool set, your apps can scale dynamically to meet the changing requirements of external audiences – customers, vendors, or partners.

Learn more about Claris Studio

Claris Connect

Automate workflows between the apps and cloud services you use every day. Connect Claris apps to Slack, DocuSign, Outlook, and much more. Streamline your business and eliminate manual operational processes for greater productivity and efficiency.

Learn more about Claris Connect
No doubt, it’s an exciting time to be a Claris developer! The entire new platform solves problems in a way one tool can’t do alone. We’re really excited to see how the Claris platform has evolved.
Scott Love, CEO, Codence, Inc.

Solve problems faster with the Claris platform.

See how the platform tools work together to help your business tackle problems and deliver value across the entire organization.

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Help when you need it.

Claris provides resources every step of the way to help you innovate your business.

Learn at your own pace.

Explore the Claris Academy and build skills that will help you solve your unique business problems.

Join a community.

Claris Community is an online group where you can ask questions and get input from other Claris developers.

Get help from a partner.

A network of 1,400 global Claris Partners can help build an app or provide consultation and training.

Start building today!

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