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Direct Impact Consulting / Informatique Direct Impact inc.

Direct Impact Consulting / Informatique Direct Impact inc.
1650, De Lierre Pl.
Laval, Quebec H7G 4X7

P: 450-663-0005
F: 450-663-2529

est: 1996

IT Strategies

With three offices in Canada (Laval, Montreal and Quebec City), Direct Impact offers data organization, sharing and protection services to businesses that depend on managing information. Founded in 1996, Direct Impact is a Microsoft Certified Partner (Small Business Specialist) and a FileMaker Business Alliance Platinum member, as well as a FileMaker Trainer for FileMaker 13.

We offer a full-featured Web hosting service for FileMaker 9-13 solutions, including options for Virtual Private Servers (VPS) hosting. Available in multiple languages (English, French and Spanish), our web-based console, FM Admin, provides clients with rich and user-friendly remote database management. For more information, visit:

Our knowledge and experience cover a wide range of services from database design (FileMaker, MySQL, Microsoft SQL Server) to Web integration (WSDL, XML, XSLT, PHP, ASP.NET) and network security (Linux, OpenBSD, Windows, Mac OS X).

We also provide solutions integrating FileMaker with:
- Accounting packages such as Simply Accounting, Acomba, Avantage and QuickBooks
- Content management systems (CMS) such as Joomla!, WordPress and SilverStripe
- Web Services such as NET Scoop, mass e-mailing tool (
- Microsoft Exchange and Microsoft SharePoint

Our team counts several FileMaker 7-13 Certified Developers and Microsoft Certified Professionals (MCSD, MCDBA & MCSE).

As a Microsoft Certified Partner, the company has been awarded the following specific competencies:

- Networking Infrastructure Solutions Competency
- SOA and Business Process Competency
- Security Solutions Competency (Identity & Secure Access Specialization)
- Custom Development Solutions Competency (Web Development Specialization)

As a bilingual company, we offer service in both French and English.

FileMaker Pro Certification

This area lists any/all applicable FileMaker development certification(s). Certification is officially sanctioned by FileMaker Inc and all developers who qualify have completed and passed the official exam for the specified version of FileMaker Pro. Certification covers competency in the areas of general development as well as server-based aptitude..

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FileMaker Trainer

This company offers a wide range of services to help people expand their FileMaker knowledge. While some companies offer training through formalized class or seminar formats, other companies focus more on individual needs through remote and on-site instruction. Where “FileMaker Training Series” is checked, these trainers have successfully completed course requirements authored by FileMaker Inc. and teach seminars geared specifically toward persons obtaining certification.

 FileMaker Authorized Trainer FileMaker Training Series

FileMaker Specialty

A list of specialties, or areas of discipline within the FileMaker development arena

 Custom Functions ESS Export Data Excel Migration Import Data Layout Design Quickbooks Integration Report Creation Scripting


This section includes a list of core competencies (as it relates to FileMaker development) where the company has a proven level of experience or offers it as a trademark skill.

 Needs Determination Needs Analysis Security Data Modeling Terminal Services Server


This section illustrates the computer languages used to make queries into databases and information systems. When checked, the company has working knowledge and/or advance aptitude in that particular language.

Remote Control/Access Support

This company can offer support from remote locations using the following technology.

 Leopard iChat Microsoft Remote Desktop

Web Technology

The following list includes all technologies especially suited for web development -- building, creating and implementing web sites as well as sites with a Db backend.

 PHP FileMaker PHP API Custom Web (CWP) Instant Web (IWP) AJAX .net javascript css xml xsl xslt html email smtp pop imap

Web Hosting

This company offers web hosting. See below for the available options.


A platform describes the type of hardware architecture or software framework (including application frameworks), that allows software to run. Typical platforms include a computer's architecture, operating system, programming languages and related runtime libraries or graphical user interface.

 Linux Unix Mac Windows iPhone iPad Windows Mobile Android

Professional Accreditation & Affiliation

The following includes professional agencies, organizations and/or groups where the company is an active member.

 FMPug Network FileMaker Technical Network (Technet) FMForums Microsoft Certified FileMaker Business Alliance Platinum (FBA Platinum)


A security clearance is a status granted to individuals allowing access to classified information. The term "security clearance" is also sometimes used in private organizations that have a formal process to vet employees for access to sensitive information. Anyone with access to classified data requires a clearance at or higher than the level the data is classified at. For this reason security clearances are required for a wide range of jobs, from senior management to contractors and sub-contractors.

Location Preference

This section illustrates the company’s preferences as it relates project location and travel requirements. Certain companies prefer to omit long distance travel, while others are willing to commute daily and spend their time directly on-site.

Language Support

 English French


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