The benefits of upgrading to FileMaker 16: comparison with previous versions

FileMaker 16 launched with a plethora of new features that streamline developing new solutions, but what are the benefits of upgrading if you are currently using an older version of FileMaker?  Below we highlight when some of the key differences in features were introduced between FileMaker v13, v14, v15 and now v16 releases. 

Using a version of FileMaker older than v13?  Call our team to find out more about the benefits from upgrading that you have been missing out on!

Feature & Benefits FileMaker 
v13
FileMaker 
v14
FileMaker 
v15
FileMaker 
v16
New layout & design tools No No Yes Enhanced
Card interface overlays
New Script Workspace No No Yes Enhanced
Live calculations preview
Enhanced Security
Support for 256-bit AES encryption
No No Yes Yes
Enhanced Security
Support for iOS Touch ID
No No Yes Yes
Enhanced Security
Support for OAuth 2.0
No No No Yes
WebDirect
Breakthrough web technology for data access anywhere.
Yes Yes Yes Enhanced
Supports up to 500 users.
Build for iPad & iPhone
Additional support for native iOS behaviours.
Yes Yes Yes Enhanced
App interface transitions
FM Cloud
Access solutions hosted on FM Cloud
No No Yes Yes