FileMaker based ERP software for Mac, Windows & iOS

Customizable ERP software with CRM, inventory management and billing for Apple Mac, PC and iOS

ERP software with CRM, Billing and Product management

gFM-Business ERP software for Mac, PC and iPadWelcome to! We are the developer of the FileMaker platform-based ERP system gFM-Business with integrated CRM, billing and product management for Mac, Windows and Apple iPad. The integrated project management with time recording allows the use as agency software, with the batch management the use is also possible as medical software. The ERP software is available as customizing and open license to customize and enhance custom operations with FileMaker Pro.

For start-up founders, small businesses and freelancers we also offer the basic version gFM-Business Basic as a free freeware billing software with customer administration, inventory management and billing.

News about gFM-Business ERP software & FileMaker

Ten tips and tricks for working with gFM-Business.

10 Tipps und Tricks für die Arbeit mit gFM-BusinessSometimes it’s the little things you just have to know to make your daily work with the computer easier. An enterprise software serves to store as much data of the enterprise as possible in a structured way and for this reason usually has a relatively high complexity. In this article we present ten short tips and tricks that will make your work with the FileMaker-based CRM, invoicing and merchandise management system gFM-Business easier.

Open new windows in no time at all while working, call up program functions from different menus, create complex search queries in a simple way, replace data with calculated values in any number of data records simultaneously or create graduated prices with the help of price groups in article management. The tips and tricks in this article will help you work faster and more effectively with gFM-Business. Some of the following tips are universal and can be used in other FileMaker solutions. (more…)

Using gFM business simply on different computers.

The enterprise software gFM-Business is also available as a multi-user license for network sharing. In some cases, however, the software should only be able to be used on different computers without the need for multiple simultaneous accesses to the software. This task can also be easily performed with the single-user licenses of gFM-Business if the different computers each have the same operating system.

gFM-Business to go: In this article we show you how you can set up gFM-Business Free, Basic and Light so that the software can be used on several computers. All you need is an external storage device such as a USB stick, an external hard drive or storage space in a cloud solution. (more…)

Using FileMaker Pro as a data tool alongside gFM Business

The enterprise software gFM-Business is based on the FileMaker platform and requires a license of the database software FileMaker Pro for use in a network under Mac OS X or Windows and for editing print layouts. In addition to the use of gFM Business, this software can also be used for other purposes without any problems, because FileMaker Pro has a powerful range of functions to manage and process all types of data in a structured manner.

In this three-part series of articles, we’ll show you some of the options available when you purchase a FileMaker Pro license. Use FileMaker Pro as a data management tool or for editing and creating Excel spreadsheets. If you work a lot with Excel, you’ll have a lot of fun with FileMaker Pro, because FileMaker’s capabilities go far beyond spreadsheets in many areas. In the following we present some of the starter solutions from the brand new FileMaker Pro (Advanced) 15. Most solutions are already available in FileMaker 14. In the second and third parts of this series, we’ll introduce more FileMaker Pro starter solutions and capabilities. (more…)

Another award ‘Best Of CRM’ for gFM-Business.

We are delighted to once again be among the best solutions submitted in the category ‘Customer Relationship Management’ (CRM) with the gFM-Business enterprise software at the IT Innovation Award. Since 2004, the Initiative Mittelstand has awarded the IT Innovation Prize to particularly innovative products and solutions for SMEs once a year. This year’s competition, in which several thousand companies participated, was held under the motto ‘THINK. INNOVATION’ takes place. The IT Innovation Award is supported by TÜV Informationstechnik GmbH (TÜV Nord) as patron and CeBIT as official partner. In addition to 38 category winners, one winner will be chosen per federal state and two special awards will be presented for Austria and Switzerland.

After 2014, the CRM, invoicing and merchandise management system gFM-Business is again this year one of the best solutions in the ‘CRM’ category. The awarded product convinced the jury and belongs to the top group of this year’s INNOVATION AWARD IT. With this award, the Initiative Mittelstand honors particularly innovative solutions that small and medium-sized enterprises are creating for a successful digital future.

gFM-Business Short tip: Sort articles by turnover

As a FileMaker-based database, gFM-Business can search for any field and sort records by any criteria. The article management of the software contains an integrated statistic, how often and to which value the called article was bought and sold. In this short guide we explain how products can be sorted in the article management of gFM-Business according to sales revenue in ascending or descending order, for example to determine top sellers or slow-moving items. We use the gFM Business function [Sort] whose button is located in the toolbar of each mask in gFM Business. This tip can also be applied to all other masks in all modules without any problems. (more…)