About Us

Altova® is a software company offering specialized tools for both developers and business users.

For technical users, Altova offers a complete line of desktop developer software for XML, JSON, SQL, and UML; high-performance workflow automation server products; and a cross-platform mobile and enterprise app development framework.

For business users, Altova offers a unique set of cloud-based, SaaS solutions that make it easy to meet complex legal, financial, and regulatory reporting and management requirements.

The creator of XMLSpy®, MapForce®, and other award-winning products, Altova is a key player in the software tools industry and the leader in XML and JSON development tools. With over 5.6 million users worldwide, including 91% of Fortune 500 organizations, Altova is honored to serve clients from small and medium-sized businesses to the world’s largest organizations.

Our Mission

At Altova, our mission is to deliver standards-based, platform-independent software tools that empower our customers to create, access, edit, and transform information resources. We are dedicated to ensuring that our products are powerful, affordable, and easy-to-use by our customers in real-world scenarios.

Contact Us

Altova GmbH

Rudolfsplatz 13a/9

A-1010 Wien

Austria / EU

P: +43 (1) 545 5155 - 0


Tax ID: ATU66731218

As per §5 Sect.1 of the Austrian E-Commerce Law, we are required to publish this information (German).

Altova, Inc

3 Bessom St #122

Marblehead, MA 01945-2372

P: 978-816-1600

For US Tax ID information please contact US Sales

Email contacts

Tech support: Support Form

Online & non US sales: sales@altova.com

US sales: us-sales@altova.com


Partner: partners@altova.com

EU office: office-eu@altova.com

US office: us-office@altova.com


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Altova fosters an open, creative collaborative environment with an emphasis on teamwork. Employees at Altova are experts in their field and enjoy working for an innovative company and pioneer in XML technology. A privately owned company, Altova is debt free and has sustained continuous growth and profitability for 20 years.

Altova offers competitive benefits and salaries.


Altova is proud to have received numerous industry awards honoring our products for software development innovation, productivity, and trend setting.

Customers say

We are honored to have received the feedback from customers about Altova's software and solutions below. To look through additional comments, you can visit our Customer Testimonials page or learn about how our customers are using Altova tools in their development projects on the Case Studies page.

“I am new to MobileTogether and developed my first app very fast. This product is fantastic!”

MobileTogether customer, via Support Forum

“Very effective tool, congratulations!”

MobileTogether customer, via Support Forum

“Thanks a million! This did the trick. Everything is working fine and I am nearing the completion of my app. I have been working on it for over a year and have tried several different solutions which could not do what you just did. Built it with MobileTogether Designer in about five days with your help. Can’t say thank you enough.”

MobileTogether customer, via Support Forum

“We have been using Altova XMLSpy for more than 4 years for our XSLT/XQuery/schema development... XMLSpy, as an editor, is a great tool for non-technical users as well, as it helps to view/edit/organize the XML. As a XSLT developer, I use XMLSpy for my XSLT development and for ALL the debugging of my code. In a nutshell, XMLSpy is the best.”

Manoj Pillai, Senior Developer (xslt/Perl), Shared Services Group, Inc.

“We used XMLSpy during the development of ‘Profiles’ software at Harvard Medical School. Using XMLSpy, we were able to perform development tasks with ease. I have used many XML development tools, but I highly recommend XMLSpy over all other tools available.”

James Norman, Technical Manager, Harvard Medical School

“We have been using Altova MapForce for over 6 months now for our two largest customers. It’s been working great! We receive a large number of purchase order lines weekly from both customers, and have had no processing delays. The purchase orders come in via an AS2 connection, and then MapForce converts them so our ERP software can import them. We are impressed with the speed and reliability delivered daily by Altova MapForce to meet our key customer’s demands. We highly recommend MapForce!”

Peter Boers, IT Manager, Encore Industries

Corporate Responsibility

Altova’s European headquarters uses only renewable energy from wind, solar and hydro power produced by Wienstrom through their Naturstrom product (https://www.wienenergie.at/business/produkte/strom/naturstrom/).

Similarly, the US headquarters is committed to fighting global climate change and reducing its environmental footprint through carbon neutrality. Altova offsets all of the carbon emissions produced in powering its US headquarters by purchasing renewable energy credits from Renewable Choice Energy. Learn more about Renewable Choice Energy: http://renewablechoice.com