FileMaker, Inc. has announced their name change to Claris International, Inc. The name
change is a return to their original name, which was used from 1986-1998 before
changing to FileMaker, Inc. to reflect their focus on the FileMaker product.
The change to Claris International, Inc. is a reflection on the company’s intent to expand
past just the Claris FileMaker product, and to reach for new, innovative heights. The
mission of Claris is simple: bringing “power to the problem solvers”.
“Claris stems from the Latin root ‘clarus,’ which means ‘clear, bright and shining,’” said
Brad Freitag, Claris CEO. “Nothing better encapsulates the company’s mission: to
empower the problem-solver with smart solutions that work for their business. By
extending the reach of our platform as a modern, multi-faceted, and powerful merger of
on-premises custom apps and third-party services, our customers can streamline their
business processes across the cloud services that they use every day.”
Claris additionally announced the acquisition of the Italian startup Stamplay, which will
be renamed and rebranded to Claris Connect. Claris Connect will allow users to improve
their workflow via the integration and connection of hundreds of 3 rd party cloud
Claris International, Inc. is the #1 Workplace Innovation Platform in the world, as ranked
by G2 Crowd. DB Services’ mission is to make organizations more efficient and effective
through the use of custom Claris FileMaker solutions. Since 2003, they have provided
custom applications and workflow solutions to Fortune 500 companies, small
businesses, K-12, universities, and non-profit organizations. They are Claris FileMaker
Business Alliance Platinum Member that offers FileMaker Development, FileMaker
Support, FileMaker Training, FileMaker Cloud Hosting, and FileMaker Licensing.
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