About Altova MapForce Enterprise Edition

Data mapping tools.

Altova MapForce is a graphical data mapping tool for any-to-any conversion and integration. Its powerful data mapping tools convert your data instantly and provide multiple options to automate recurrent transformations.

Altova Mapforce Enterprise Features

Supported Data Formats

  • Support for XML.
  • Support for relational databases.
  • Support for flat files (CSV, tab-separated, fixed width, etc.).
  • FlexText™ utility for parsing structured text files.
  • Support for ANSI X12 EDI messages (versions 3040 to 6020).
  • Support for HIPAA X12 transactions (version 5010).
  • Support for all UN/EDIFACT EDI configuration files (versions 93a to 16a).
  • Support for all HL7 EDI formats (versions 2.2 to 2.6).
  • Support for all HL7 XML formats (version 3.x).
  • Support for NCPDP SCRIPT EDI formats (versions 8.1, 10.6, 10.10).
  • Support for NCPDP SCRIPT XML formats.
  • Support for SAP IDoc.
  • Support for IATA PADIS (versions 92.1 to 08.1).
  • Support for TRADACOMS EDI.
  • Support for Excel 2007+ (OOXML).
  • Support for Excel 2013 Strict Open XML.
  • Support for JSON, JSON5, and JSON Lines.
  • Support for XBRL, XBRL Dimensions & XBRL Table Linkbases, Inline XBRL, XBRL Taxonomy Packages.
  • Support for Google Protocol Buffers.
  • Support for Web services based on WSDL 1.1/2.0.
  • Support for REST Web services.

Data Processing

  • Multi-source, multi-target mapping.
  • Processing data from/into multiple files.
  • Chained transformations.
  • Built-in extensible function libraries.
  • Visual function builder for creating user-defined functions.
  • Transformation input parameters.
  • Sort data by various criteria.
  • Optionally apply an XML digital signature to XML and XBRL output documents.
  • Direct file input and output (data streaming).
  • Process XML, JSON, EDI, CSV, FLF, or FlexText components as strings.
  • Built-in execution engine for immediate output of all edition-supported data formats.
  • Project management support.

Data Mapping Debugger

  • Step through data mappings and examine intermediate values.
  • Set breakpoints on any input or output node.
  • All intermediate values displayed on the mapping pane.
  • History of values for all data mapping nodes.
  • View partial output during debug session.

XSLT / XQuery Generation

  • Generation of XSLT 1.0 or Schema-aware XSLT 2.0 transformation code.
  • XSLT transformation engine for immediate XML-to-XML conversion.
  • Generation of XQuery transformation code.

Program Code Generation

  • Java code generation.
  • C# code generation.
  • C++ code generation.

Automation Support

  • COM-based and Java APIs.
  • OLE support.
  • ActiveX Control.
  • Command-line interface.
  • Compile mapping execution files for MapForce Server.
  • Deploy mapping projects to FlowForce Server for automation.

Web Services Tools

  • Map data from REST and SOAP Web services with support for parameters and authentication.
  • Build new Web services graphically.
  • Connect data to Web services.
  • Use Web services as a mapping source, target, or data processing function.
  • Support for authentication based on the WS-Security (Web Services Security) standard.
  • Support for OAuth 2.0 authorization.
  • Web services error handling.

Global Resources

  • Configure / switch to multiple deployment environments.
  • Deep integration with MissionKit tools.

Multi-purpose IDE integration

  • Visual Studio® integration.
  • Eclipse integration.

Mapping Documentation

  • Documentation generation in HTML, Microsoft® Word, or RTF.
  • Custom mapping analysis reports via StyleVision®.