XML, SQL and UML tools that help in software development.
Altova MissionKit is a kit of software development tools for XML, SQL, and UML. Enterprise class XML, SQL, and UML developments are facilitated by this suite of tools. MissionKit includes Altova XMLSpy, MapForce, StyleVision, and other products for building real-world software solutions. Enterprise and pro are two editions this product is available in. The enterprise edition includes XBRL tools, Web services development, chart creation, EDI mapping and more. The core functionality has features for XML, SQL, and UML development. The toolset is seamlessly integrated. XMLSpy is a sophisticated XML editor and the MapForce is graphical data mapping tool. The StyleVision tool provides a visual report designer for XML, SQL, & XBRL. The UModel tool is a UML tool for software modeling and DiffDog is a diff/merge tool for files, directories, & databases. DatabaseSpy provides a multi-database tool & SQL editor while the SchemaAgent is a XML-based file management tool.
The Professional Edition offers a subset of the tools and functionality found in the Enterprise Edition. Professional Editions of XMLSpy, MapForce, StyleVision, UModel, and DatabaseSpy are included. The bundle of tools in either edition collectively provide better options because of strong synergy and common core services among the products. This helps address a wide spectrum of information architecture and application development concerns and roles. For example, you might utilize MapForce to gather diverse SQL database, EDI, or Excel data and marshal it into XML for further development in XMLSpy. Various such scenarios are possible because of the integration available. This is a very good tool.