Marvin was built using the FileMaker platform, a robust relational database system for complex data management, which can be licensed separately from Claris. Using FileMaker Server (FMS), your data can be accessed anywhere with an internet connection. FMS also allows for simultaneous access from users on both Macs and PCs as well as on iOS and Android devices.
If you've never used FileMaker before, don't worry, we've worked hard to make Marvin easy to use and intuitive so you don't need to know much other than how to open FileMaker and our app. And if you're a FileMaker expert, you should likewise feel right at home as we've maintained many of the menu options and shortcuts. Claris offers a free trial if you'd like to try FileMaker and our apps before you buy them.
Reference our technical specifications article for details on compatible versions of FileMaker as well as our recommendations article for tips on setting up FileMaker Server.