About Altova MapForce Professional Edition

Graphical data mapping, conversion, and integration tool.

Altova MapForce Professional Edition includes support for XML-to-XML data mapping and XSLT 1.0/2.0 code generation. It also includes support for XML/database/flat file data mapping, and auto-generation of XSLT 1.0/2.0, XQuery, Java, C++, and C# code.

Altova Mapforce Features

Supported Data Formats

  • Support for XML
  • Support for relational databases
  • Support for flat files (CSV, tab-separated, fixed width, etc.)
  • Support for all HL7 XML formats (version 3.x)

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
  • 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
  • Deploy mapping projects to FlowForce Server for automation

Supported Databases              

  • Microsoft® SQL Server® 2005, 2008, 2012, 2014
  • PostgreSQL 8, 9.0.10, 9.1.6, 9.2.1, 9.4
  • Oracle® 9i, 10g, 11g, 12c
  • MySQL® 5, 5.1, 5.5, 5.6
  • IBM DB2® 8, 9, 9.5, 9.7, 10.1, 10.5
  • IBM DB2 for iSeries® v6.1, 7.1
  • Informix® 11.70
  • Sybase® ASE 15
  • Microsoft Access™ 2003, 2007, 2010, 2013
  • SQLite 3.x
  • Firebird 2.5

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®