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Scott Pon

Researching FMGo in Windows Domain

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Hi All. 

I'm trying to understand how this works in my environment.  We have Filemaker 13 Server, with FM Pro and FM Pro Adv clients.  We are in a Windows Server 2012 Domain.  

So if I get an Ipad and connect it to the network, then download and install FM go, how does it connect to the FM server?  will there be a problem with the Domain? The Ipad doesn't join the domain. Since it isn't joined, it also wouldn't be able to access the fileserver to view PDFs on the fileserver.  is this correct?

Extra question non-FM.  What concern do you have with the Ipad being hacked?  The Ipad would be on the network (even if it didn't get fileserver access).  It could cause a security issue.  

thanks, not sure if I'm correct on these things.  so let me know if I'm wrong.

Scott

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