Altova Inc., producer of the XMLSPY XML development environment, has extended its special introductory offer for MAPFORCE 2004 by continuing to include a free license with every purchase of XMLSPY 2004 Enterprise Edition. This special introductory offer, which was initially announced in September as part of the MAPFORCE 2004 product launch was scheduled to expire in November, but will now be extended until December 31, 2003. In addition, Altova has created the Altova Professional Version 2004 Product Bundle, a specially priced product bundle that includes XMLSPY 2004 Professional Edition and MAPFORCE 2004 for $599 - a savings of $299. This special bundle pricing is available until December 31, 2003. As part of this year-end promotion, Altova is also offering a 10% discount on all XML development training courses offered by Altova Educational Services. The discount is valid on any and all training engagements in the United States and Canada that are booked by December 31, 2003 and are scheduled for delivery prior to March 31, 2004.