The best ETL tool on the market
August 11, 2022

The best ETL tool on the market

Nikolay Golosov | TrustRadius Reviewer
Score 9 out of 10
Vetted Review
Verified User

Software Version

MapForce Server

Overall Satisfaction with Altova MapForce Server

In my organization, we use Altova MapForce Server to automatically generate transformation code in multiple programming languages, to transform data from one format to another. This allows us to quickly and easily convert data from one format to another, without having to manually write code or use a third-party tool. The product addresses the need for quickly and easily converting data between different formats, and the scope of our use case is data transformation.

Pros

  • Connecting to and mapping data from a variety of sources, including databases, XML files, and text files.
  • Transforming data from one format to another, such as XML to JSON or CSV to XML.
  • Generating output in a variety of formats, including XML, JSON, CSV, and SQL.
  • Running mapping jobs on a schedule or on demand.
  • Providing comprehensive logging and email notification.
  • Supporting multiple users and roles with security and permissions.

Cons

  • Making it easier to deploy and manage MapForce Server projects.
  • Improving the usability of the MapForce Server user interface.
  • Adding more pre-built connectors and adapters for popular data sources and targets.
  • Making it easier to scale MapForce Server projects for large-scale data processing.
  • Ability to automate the process of data mapping and transformation.
  • Increased efficiency and accuracy in data management.
  • Reducing the amount of time and resources needed to manually convert data between different formats.
Altova MapForce Server is a powerful data integration tool that supports a wide range of data sources and targets. Talend Data Integration is also a powerful data integration tool, but it does not support as many data sources and targets as Altova MapForce Server. Altova MapForce Server also supports a wide range of data transformation and mapping features, making it a more versatile tool than Talend Data Integration.

Do you think Altova MapForce Server delivers good value for the price?

Yes

Are you happy with Altova MapForce Server's feature set?

Yes

Did Altova MapForce Server live up to sales and marketing promises?

Yes

Did implementation of Altova MapForce Server go as expected?

Yes

Would you buy Altova MapForce Server again?

Yes

MapForce Server is well suited for any scenario where data needs to be converted from one format to another, or where two or more disparate data sources need to be combined. It is less appropriate for scenarios where real-time data processing is required, or where the data sources are constantly changing. It is less appropriate for data visualization or data analysis tasks.

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