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Altova Press Releases
2014-09-17
Altova Adds Exciting New Functionality in Version 2015

Altova® announced the release of Version 2015 of its MissionKit desktop developer tools and server software products. This release offers exciting new features including support for XQuery Update Facility in XMLSpy®, JSON data mapping and conversion in MapForce®, enhanced support for XBRL Table Linkbase and XBRL Formula in multiple products, performance-enhancing options for workflow automation, and much more.

2014-05-12
Altova MobileTogether Lets You Design Powerful Mobile Solutions in Record-Time and Deploy Them to All Device Platforms

Altova® announced the upcoming release of Altova MobileTogether®, a unique cross-platform mobile solution that enables companies to easily put relevant data at the fingertips of their employees, wherever they are. Using MobileTogether, companies design custom enterprise mobile solutions that are accessible on any mobile device, with native support for Android, iOS, Windows Phone 8, and Windows 8 smartphones and tablets, as well as any other device via a browser-based client.

2014-03-27
Altova’s Powerful Data Transformation Platform Gets a Major Update

Altova® announced the availability of Version 2014 Release 2 (v2014r2) with increases in performance and speed to its robust data integration platform, which consists of MapForce®, MapForce Server, and FlowForce® Server.

2014-03-25
Altova Amplifies XBRL Support in Version 2014r2

Altova® announced new capabilities for working with XBRL in XMLSpy, its industry-leading XML and XBRL editor, and RaptorXML+XBRL Server, its high-performance XBRL processing server. New support for XBRL Table Linkbase, new functionality for working with XBRL Formula, and a substantial increase in XBRL validation speeds reinforce Altova’s position as a leader in this important space.

2014-03-19
Release 2 of Altova’s Version 2014 Product Line Sets the Performance Bar Even Higher

Altova® announced the release of Version 2014 Release 2 of its MissionKit® desktop developer tools and server software products. This release provides a plethora of new functionality to increase performance and efficiency, including the revolutionary new XSL Speed Optimizer in XMLSpy, powerful new data mapping options in MapForce, speed-boosting functionality in Altova server products, updated standards support for XSLT, XQuery, and XBRL in multiple products, and much more.

2013-11-05
Altova Introduces a New Online Training Course: XML Schema 1.1

Altova® announced the availability of a brand new Altova Online Training course on XML Schema 1.1 Technology.

This recent addition to a series of technical trainings available on Altova’s web site is appropriate for beginners who need to master the fundamentals of the XML Schema language, as well as seasoned developers who are interested in learning about the new functionality added in XML Schema 1.1.

2013-10-29
Altova Introduces Version 2014 of its Developer Tools and Server Software

Altova® announced the release of Version 2014 of its MissionKit® desktop developer tools and server software products. MissionKit 2014 products now include integration with the lightning fast validation and processing capabilities of RaptorXML®, support for Schema 1.1, XPath/XSLT/XQuery 3.0, support for new databases and much more. New features in Altova server products include caching options in FlowForce® Server and increased performance powered by RaptorXML across the server product line.

2013-06-12
Altova Announces General Availability of RaptorXML

Altova® announced the general availability of its ground-breaking new XML and XBRL validation and processing server, RaptorXML. Altova RaptorXML is a high-performance XML and XBRL server optimized for today's multi-CPU, multi-core computers and servers. Developers creating solutions using Altova MissionKit XML development and XBRL development tools will be able to power server applications with RaptorXML for hyper-performance, increased throughput, and efficient memory utilization to validate and process large amounts of XML or XBRL data cost-effectively.

2013-04-29
Altova Announces a New Family of Server Software Products

Altova® announced its brand new family of high-performance server software products for automating essential business processes. The new FlowForce® Server manages the orchestration of events, triggers, and the automation of workflows and processes. MapForce® Server automates any-to-any data mapping and aggregation processes, and StyleVision® Server automates multi-channel report generation.

2013-04-16
Altova Announces a Cutting Edge XML and XBRL Processor, RaptorXML

Altova® announced at the XBRL26 Conference in Dublin, Ireland, a ground-breaking new XML and XBRL validation and processing server called RaptorXML. RaptorXML is highly cross-platform compatible and takes advantage of today’s ubiquitous multi-core and multi-CPU computers and servers to deliver lighting fast processing of XML and XBRL data.

2012-05-16
Altova Releases Spanish Language Versions of XMLSpy, MapForce, and StyleVision

Altova® announced that XMLSpy, MapForce® and StyleVision® Version 2012 Release 2 (v2012r2) are now available in fully translated Spanish language versions. The products in Altova’s all-new Spanish v2012r2 product line have been completely localized, enabling users to take advantage of the same powerful functionality available in its English, German, and Japanese language versions.

2012-02-23
Altova Unveils Release 2 of its MissionKit 2012

Altova® announced the availability of version 2012 Release 2 (2012r2) of the Altova MissionKit®, its integrated suite of XML, database, and UML tools, and complete product line. This latest release includes support working with EPUB files in XMLSpy, sorting of data mapping results in MapForce®, generation of code from UML sequence diagrams in UModel®, RichEdit functionality in StyleVision® and Authentic®, and much more

2011-10-19
Altova Announces Availability of its MissionKit Version 2012

Altova® announced the availability of Altova Software Version 2012, which delivers new features across the product line and the Altova MissionKit®, its integrated suite of XML, database, and UML tools. Version 2012 adds support for HTML5 and CSS3 in XMLSpy and StyleVision, enhanced ETL capabilities in MapForce, new options for advanced styling in StyleVision, and support for Model Driven Architecture (MDA) in UModel, plus new, Java-friendly options in multiple MissionKit tools.

2011-07-19
Altova Delivers Compliance Solutions for HIPAA, HL7, NIEM, and XBRL

Altova® will be highlighting its tools for ensuring compliance with healthcare, financial, government, and other industry standards at FOSE 2011 (Booth #1428), July 19-21, at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C. The latest release of the MissionKit® – Version 2011 Release 3 – builds upon existing support for working with the Extensible Business Reporting Language (XBRL), Health Level 7 (HL7), and National Information Exchange Model (NIEM), while introducing new, native support for the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability (HIPAA) 5010 standard, and more.

2011-06-08
Altova MissionKit 2011 Release 3 Now Available

Altova® announced availability of Version 2011 Release 3 (2011r3) of the Altova MissionKit® and complete product line. Release 3 delivers important new functionality for creating digital signatures for XML documents across multiple MissionKit tools through support for XML Signature. Other important new features include native support for mapping HIPAA 5010 transactions in MapForce®, a brand new PXF file format to enable truly Portable XML Forms in XMLSpy, StyleVision®, and Authentic®, and much more.

2011-06-03
The Altova MissionKit Provides XBRL Tools for the Maryland Association of CPAs (MACPA)

Altova® announced the Maryland Association of CPAs (MACPA) is using the Altova MissionKit® tool suite to transform its internal accounting data into the Extensible Business Reporting Language (XBRL) format. MACPA looked to Altova to raise its working awareness of the XBRL standard and leverage its financial data in XBRL format to gain efficiencies and improve transparency. They chose the Altova MissionKit software suite, which includes multiple tools for working with XBRL. Specifically, MACPA was able to use XMLSpy, MapForce®, and StyleVision® to customize, map, and publish their XBRL data into content that could be shared among its organization’s members and other non-profits by utilizing the tools’ intelligent wizards, graphical drag-and-drop design models, and various code generation capabilities.

2011-05-16
Altova Continues to Enhance its Support for Microsoft Technologies - Office Open XML, SQL Server, SharePoint, and Visual Studio

Altova® offers a host of features for users working with Microsoft® technologies in the Altova MissionKit®, the integrated suite of XML, database, and UML tools for XML developers and software architects. The latest release of the MissionKit – Version 2011 Release 2 – builds upon existing support for Microsoft Word and the Office Open XML (OOXML) data format with new functionality for comparing and merging Microsoft Word documents in Altova DiffDog®. Some other MissionKit features helpful for developers, designers, and DBAs working with Microsoft technologies include seamless integration with Visual Studio®, powerful functionality for SQL Server® database development and reporting, integration with SharePoint® Server, and much more.

2011-04-11
Altova DiffDog Enhances its File Differencing Capabilities Adding Diff/Merge Support for Microsoft® Word File

Altova® recently announced new support for comparing Microsoft® Word documents using Altova DiffDog®. The new comparison feature was introduced as part of Altova’s launch of Version 2011 Release 2 of its MissionKit® tool suite and entire product line. The integration of Microsoft Word into DiffDog’s user interface delivers greater flexibility as users can utilize familiar Word functions while comparing and editing documents within the diff/merge tool.

2011-03-17
Altova Earns ComponentSource Bestselling Publisher and Product Awards

Altova® announced that XMLSpy and MapForce have received 2010-2011 ComponentSource Bestselling Product Awards. Altova was also presented with the Top 10 Bestselling Publisher Award. This is the third consecutive year that both Altova and XMLSpy have been receipts of the awards. This year Altova and XMLSpy were also named to the Top 5 Bestselling Publisher and Top 5 Bestselling Product awards in Japan. The ComponentSource Bestselling Awards are given annually to the Top 100 Bestselling Publishers and Top 100 Bestselling Products based on the total sales dollar value of orders placed by customers during the year.

2011-03-02
Altova Adds Unique Enhancements to its XMLSpy XML Editor in Version 2011 Release 2

Altova® recently announced several new, unique enhancements have been added to XMLSpy® Version 2011 Release 2 (v2011r2). XMLSpy is the industry leading XML editor and part of the Altova MissionKit®, an integrated suite of XML, database, and UML tools. With the release of Version 2011r2, XMLSpy expands its cutting edge chart and report creation capabilities introduced in Version 2011 with even more functionality for visualizing XML data. XMLSpy v2011r2 also delivers additional resources for working with XML Schemas, functionality for embedding external files in XML, support for customizable document generation, and much more

2011-02-16
Version 2011 Release 2 of the Altova MissionKit Delivers Important Enhancements to Chart and Reporting Functionality

Altova® recently announced the availability of Version 2011 Release 2 (2011r2) of the Altova MissionKit®, its integrated suite of XML, database, and UML tools. Release 2 includes updates to the entire MissionKit suite as well as Altova’s standalone products and expands upon the cutting-edge chart and report creation functionality introduced in Version 2011 of XMLSpy, StyleVision®, DatabaseSpy®, Authentic®, and AltovaXML®. Customers will find advanced features including several new chart types – stacked bar, area, stacked area, and candlestick – and customizable chart features including chart overlays, background image and color gradients, variable axis label positions, and more, providing even more options for analyzing and reporting database and XML data. Version 2011r2 also includes additional resources for working with XML Schemas in XMLSpy, functionality for direct file output (data streaming) for ETL projects in MapForce®, support for comparing and merging Microsoft® Word documents in DiffDog®, and much more.