Share access database

Hi EE

A small company two people  both work from their respective homes. Is there an easy way for them to share the Data. I have tried using Logmein Hamachi but can't get it to work. Any help appreciated

chestera
chesteraAsked:
Who is Participating?

[Product update] Infrastructure Analysis Tool is now available with Business Accounts.Learn More

x
I wear a lot of hats...

"The solutions and answers provided on Experts Exchange have been extremely helpful to me over the last few years. I wear a lot of hats - Developer, Database Administrator, Help Desk, etc., so I know a lot of things but not a lot about one thing. Experts Exchange gives me answers from people who do know a lot about one thing, in a easy to use platform." -Todd S.

Ryan ChongBusiness Systems Analyst , ex-Senior Application EngineerCommented:
how you want to allow these 2 users "share" their "data"? What's the data format to be captured and shared? pure records, documents, etc?

will you considering to have a web server and a web application, and share data from there, or some kind of cloud computing solutions will meet your requirements?

Experts Exchange Solution brought to you by

Your issues matter to us.

Facing a tech roadblock? Get the help and guidance you need from experienced professionals who care. Ask your question anytime, anywhere, with no hassle.

Start your 7-day free trial
Scott McDaniel (Microsoft Access MVP - EE MVE )Infotrakker SoftwareCommented:
You could use a service like this:

www.eqldata.com

There's a monthly charge per user, but it's the quickest and easiest way to get your Access db online.

You could also setup an RDS system, which would require an investment of time/money. There would be no monthly fee.

Or you could move to SQL Server, and have the data hosted somewhere. This can be somewhat difficult to do it you're not well versed in the migration to SQL Server, or if you've used techniques that don't translate well to server-based data.
chesteraAuthor Commented:
Ryon Chong

Hi Ryon. The data is access backend. I was lookling for some cloud solution. I don't want to go down the SQL server I am not sure how to set up I did try some time a but gave up

chestera
Determine the Perfect Price for Your IT Services

Do you wonder if your IT business is truly profitable or if you should raise your prices? Learn how to calculate your overhead burden with our free interactive tool and use it to determine the right price for your IT services. Download your free eBook now!

chesteraAuthor Commented:
Scott McDaniel

Hi Scott. I will a look at the www.eqldata.com. I am trying to not get to complicated

Alan
Ryan ChongBusiness Systems Analyst , ex-Senior Application EngineerCommented:
Since you're using Access database and wish to share among the users. I'm thinking a web based solution should meet your requirement.

Diagram
Web application solution means you need to have minimal programming skills to develop the web front pages, which connecting and saving data into a database. You may also need to host your web application on Internet, if not then within an Intranet.

I'm not too sure the solutions and services provided by www.eqldata.com (as suggested by Scott), but you may also consider those off the shelf applications if you don't wish to develop your own one.
chesteraAuthor Commented:
Ryon and Scott

Many thanks for your info most appreciated

Alan
It's more than this solution.Get answers and train to solve all your tech problems - anytime, anywhere.Try it for free Edge Out The Competitionfor your dream job with proven skills and certifications.Get started today Stand Outas the employee with proven skills.Start learning today for free Move Your Career Forwardwith certification training in the latest technologies.Start your trial today
Microsoft Access

From novice to tech pro — start learning today.