360Works FileMaker Hosting: FileMaker Cloud and Pricing Comparison Charts

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360Works Hosting Advantages:

360Works Hosting FileMaker Cloud
Full support for the Data API Data API is unusable due to a serious bug
Full support for XML Custom Web Publishing No XML Custom Web Publishing
Full IPv4 and IPv6 Support No IPv6 support, only IPv4
Supports all licensing types (teams, concurrent, site license, solution bundle) Only supports licensing for teams
Login with regular FileMaker Accounts, Active Directory, or OAuth with Amazon, Facebook, and Google Login only with Claris ID, which must be purchased for all users, even ones who already own FileMaker.
This also creates problems for working on offline copies, which can’t use Claris ID.
Tested support for up to 500 users Tested support for up to 250 users
Supports ODBC / JDBC access No ODBC / JDBC support
Supports any type of scheduled script Only supports backup scheduled scripts
Available in the United States, Canada, Europe, Japan, and Australia, plus South Africa, India, Singapore, Bahrain, and Brazil. Available in the United States, Canada, Europe, Japan, and Australia
Supports server-side plug-ins for scheduled scripts, Perform Script on Server, and Web Direct. No server-side plugin support
Supports automated deployment of new database versions with 360Deploy Deploying a development version to the production server is a manual task
Upgradeable to 24,576 gigabytes of RAM, 224 CPUs Upgradeable to 64 gigabytes of RAM, 16 CPUs
Pay per quarter (3 months) in advance Pay per year in advance
Supports automatic file downloads for MirrorSync users Does not support downloads via API, administrator must do this manually in web console
Supports multi-server synchronization setups Does not have any API to upload or download files, making this impossible
Supports encrypted or unencrypted databases Only supports encrypted databases, making it inconvenient for offline synchronization

FileMaker Cloud Advantages:

360Works Hosting FileMaker Cloud
No OData support Supports OData standard
Does not support multi-factor authentication Supports multi-factor authentication

Pricing, 20 users:

360Works Hosting (Premium, 8 gigabytes RAM) FileMaker Cloud Essentials FileMaker Cloud (8 gigabytes RAM)
Annual cost (hosting and licensing) $5,160 N/A, only supports 5-10 users $9,360
Storage 20 gigabytes data + 100 gigabytes backup. Additional 100 gigabytes of storage would add $240 to annual price. N/A, only supports 5-10 users 120 gigabytes data.
Additional storage per year $2.40 per gigabyte N/A, only supports 5-10 users $6.00 per gigabyte
Maximum number of files 125 N/A, only supports 5-10 users 125

Pricing, 5 users:

360Works Hosting (Standard, 4 gigabytes RAM) FileMaker Cloud Essentials FileMaker Cloud (4 gigabytes RAM)
Annual cost (hosting and licensing) $2,040 $1,140 $2,340
Storage 20 gigabytes data + 100 gigabytes backup. Additional 10 gigabytes storage would add $24 to annual price. 10 gigabytes data, non-upgradeable. 30 gigabytes data.
Additional storage per year $2.40 per gigabyte Cannot add storage $6.00 per gigabyte
Maximum number of files 125 3 125

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