Altova XML Tools

Altova has created XMLSpy and its other award-winning XML tools to give XML developers a robust, comprehensive environment for creating applications around XML and complementary technologies such as SQL, XBRL, UML, and more.
Altova XML Tools

Altova MissionKit

Read about all of Altova’s XML tools below. Choose MissionKit to get the most comprehensive toolkit for XML information architecture and application development on the market today.

Altova MissionKit is a software development suite of industrial-strength XML, SQL, and UML tools for information architects and application developers. MissionKit includes Altova XMLSpy, MapForce, StyleVision, and other key products that for building today’s real-world desktop software solutions.

Strong synergy among all MissionKit tools takes your development and data integration projects to a level not possible with the standalone products. Choose Altova MissionKit - which includes the product listed below and more - to experience the full power of Altova’s XML tools.   Learn More

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XMLSpy XML editor

XMLSpy is the industry-leading XML development environment.


XMLSpy is the industry’s best selling XML editor and development environment for all XML-related technologies. It offers the world’s leading schema designer, code generation, file converters, debuggers, profilers, full database integration, support for XSD, XSLT, XPath, XQuery, WSDL, SOAP, XBRL, and Office Open XML, and much more.

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MapForce is a visual data mapping and data integration tool.


MapForce is an award-winning any-to-any graphical data mapping, conversion, and integration tool that maps data between any combination of XML, SQL database, EDI, XBRL, flat file, Excel, JSON, and/or Web service structures, then transforms data instantly or autogenerates royalty-free data integration code for the execution of recurrent conversions.

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StyleVision is a stylesheet and report designer for XML, databases, and XBRL.


StyleVision is an award-winning tool for designing compelling presentation layouts and document formats from input sources including XML, SQL databases, and XBRL. StyleVision makes the full presentation and format conversion power of XSLT readily available in a graphical design tool for HTML, Word, PDF, and Authentic® output.

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DiffDog is a unique diff/merge tool for files, directories, and databases.


DiffDog is a powerful, XML-aware diff / merge utility for files, directories, and database schemas and tables. DiffDog makes it easy to compare and merge text or source code files, synchronize directories, and compare database schemas and tables. DiffDog also provides advanced XML-aware differencing and editing capabilities.

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SchemaAgent is a visual tool for managing XML-based file relationships.


SchemaAgent is a visionary tool for analyzing and managing relationships between XSD, XML, XSLT, and WSDL files across a project, an intranet, or even an enterprise. It allows you to view and manage XML file relationships easily via its graphical design view, and drag and drop to automatically configure imports, includes, and/or redefines (IIRs).

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Authentic is an electronic forms editor for XML and databases.


Authentic is a powerful and dynamic electronic form editor for enterprise XML solutions. With Authentic, business users working with intuitive and dynamic forms can view and edit information stored in XML documents and SQL databases, and XBRL information management systems without being exposed to the underlying technology.