Fixed Width and Flat File Text Read

GoAnywhere Director™ can read data from fixed-width and flat file text files using a variety of user-specified options:
  • Include/exclude column headings
  • Field starting positions and lengths
  • Record delimiters (CR, LF, CR/LF, LF/CR)
  • Formatting options for dates and numbers
  • Alignment and padding options
  • Null substitute values
  • Pass in variables (at runtime) to override attributes
The data read from fixed-width and flat file text files can be imported into database tables or translated into other formats including Excel, Delimited Text and XML formats.
 
Fixed-width Text Read

GoAnywhere Director can be installed onto Windows, Linux, IBM i, AIX (pSeries), UNIX, HP-UX, Mac OS and Solaris platforms.  IBM i is also referred to as System i, iSeries, as400, as/400 and i5.