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Making Licence Management More Simple

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From 22nd Feb 2021 we are making some exciting changes to the way we deliver new licensing and download services to our existing customers, retiring the...

Introducing DeltaJSON – A New Way to Diff JSON Data

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In DeltaJSON we have developed a new approach to handling change in JSON data, one that really understands JSON structure. I am sure this will be welcomed by...

How a Major Financial Services Company Saved Time and Labour by Updating Their Existing Workflows

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"XML Compare is one of the key elements of the data processing workflow...

Our Stance on Java

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Java has undergone some fairly major licensing changes in recent years and we have experienced different reactions to that from our customers. Some are unconcerned, continuing with the...

Matching Records that are in No Particular Order

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By default, elements are treated as ordered when XML Data Compare aligns XML elements for comparison. However, in certain instances such as entries in an...

Comparing Config Files with XML Data Compare

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Configuration files generally include settings for the system they are designed for. At DeltaXML we sometimes want to compare the config files for different...

Using Numeric Tolerances with XML Data Compare

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XML is often used to represent engineering, scientific, or financial data where numeric values are important. Sometimes small changes in these values are not...

First Steps with XML Data Compare

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Optimised for XML containing structured data, as opposed to XML documents which contain more narrative free-flowing content, XML Data Compare is the new...

JSON array diff handling – heuristic matching

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We have made a major improvement to the way that data in JSON arrays are compared. The problem of how to align array items in the best way is one we have been...

Git merge – where do we fit in?

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This post examines and discusses the various ways in which the git merge process can be extended and explains why we’re suggesting that its more...

XML Compare 10.0.0 Release

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With the new REST API available in XML Compare 10.0.0, you can access our market-leading XML comparison features without knowledge of Java. The new major release of our flagship product is...

Spot the Difference Is No Game

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It seems like finding changes is harder than it looks! Thanks to everyone who entered our spot-the-difference competition at Lavacon, New Orleans. We had quite a...