New in MapForce Server 2018

Version 2018 of Altova MapForce Server became available on October 3, 2017. Learn about all the new features below and update to the latest version.
MapForce® Server 2018 (October 3, 2017)
MapForce® Server 2018 (October 3, 2017)
MapForce Server Accelerator Edition is renamed MapForce Server Advanced Edition
Ability to choose Global Resources via API
Support for Sybase 16, PostgreSQL 9.6, MySQL 5.7
Support for MapForce 2018 execution files

MapForce Server Advanced Edition

Starting with Version 2018, the current MapForce Server Accelerator Edition is renamed MapForce Server Advanced Edition, maintaining naming consistency with the FlowForce Server Advanced Edition.

Choose Global Resources via API

MapForce Server 2018 improves flexibility of mapping execution via API with a new a feature to select a specific global resource at runtime.
Global Resource files define input and output data, file and folder locations, and databases. Specifying a global resource at runtime lets MapForce Server apply the same mapping execution file in a development, QA, or deployment environment.

Support for MapForce 2018 Execution Files

MapForce Server automates execution of data mappings designed in MapForce and consequently supports identical data transformation functionality. MapForce Server 2018 is fully compatible with data mappings created with MapForce 2018 that include the new features described above in the New Features in MapForce page.
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New in MobileTogether
Support for Push Notifications and other new features for cross-platform mobile app development in MobileTogether 4.0

New Features in Previous Versions

Learn about all the additional functionality that has been added in each release of MapForce Server.
MapForce® Server 2017 release 3 (April 4, 2017)
MapForce® Server 2017 release 3 (April 4, 2017)
New MapForce Server Accelerator Edition optimized for high performance server platforms
Windows Server 2016 Support
OSX 10.12 (Sierra) Support
Support for MapForce 2017 Release 3 execution files
MapForce® Server 2017 (October 4, 2016)
MapForce® Server 2017 (October 4, 2016)
Database table actions Update-If and Insert-Rest executed as a bulk SQL Merge
Enhanced database support – support for ADO.NET database drivers, native support for PostgreSQL, support for Progress OpenEdge, support for SQL Server 2016
Support for MapForce 2017 Execution Files
MapForce® Server 2016 Release 2 (February 16, 2016)
MapForce® Server 2016 Release 2 (February 16, 2016)
Support for REST Web services included in data mappings created with MapForce 2016r2
Significant speedup of EDI mapping execution
Support for pending server licenses to automatically transition to a new license when a current license expires
MapForce® Server 2016 (September 30, 2015)
MapForce® Server 2016 (September 30, 2015)
Support for numerous databases updated to include newest versions: IBM DB2 10.5, SQL Server 2014, PostgreSQL 9.4, MySQL 5.6, and Oracle 12C
Support for Windows 10
Support for new Linux versions: Debian 8 & Ubuntu 15
MapForce® Server 2015 Release 4 (June 10, 2015)
MapForce® Server 2015 Release 4 (June 10, 2015)
Support for TRADACOMS EDI standards
MapForce® Server 2015 Release 3 (February 25, 2015)
MapForce® Server 2015 Release 3 (February 25, 2015)
Support for string processing as XML, JSON, EDI, CSV, and FLF
Support for Web Services Security (WS-Security)
Support for Excel 2013 Strict Open XML files
Support for SQLite 3.x databases
Support for additional new data mapping features included in MapForce 2015 Release 3
MapForce® Server 2015 (September 17, 2014)
MapForce® Server 2015 (September 17, 2014)
New API for control of MapForce Server – Allows MapForce Server to be executed natively by programs written in C# and VB.NET in Windows, from other Windows apps via a COM interface, and from Java programs in Windows, Linux, and MacOS
MapForce® Server 2014 Release 2 (March 19, 2014)
MapForce® Server 2014 Release 2 (March 19, 2014)
Bulk insert for databases – Performance is much faster than the typical method of using individual insert statements for each row
Support for Mac OS X 10.9 – Adds to previous support for Mac OS
MapForce® Server 2014 (October 29, 2013)
MapForce® Server 2014 (October 29, 2013)
Powered by RaptorXML – MapForce Server now supports execution of data mappings and instance documents based on XML Schema 1.1 as well as all other standards supported by RaptorXML
MapForce® Server 2013 Release 2 Service Pack 1 (June 12, 2013)
MapForce® Server 2013 Release 2 Service Pack 1 (June 12, 2013)
Mac OS support – MapForce Server 2013 is now available for the Mac OS platform
MapForce® Server 2013 (April 29, 2013)
MapForce® Server 2013 (April 29, 2013)
Cross-platform support – MapForce Server 2013 is available in versions for Windows and Linux platforms
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