The Alkacon OAMP ExcelImport Module Provides Functionality to Import an Excel file into OpenCms and create XML Contents from the Contained Excel Records Automatically.

The ExcelImport Module could be used for quick content creation from large offline data collections like news, events, address lists or list of employees or even stock of products. Excel sheet column names get matched to XML tags in a defined but freely configurable way. Existing XML content gets updated if a set of balanced quantifiers reaches a threshold value. Direct publishing can be switched on with a checkbox.

The module is now available for download from with full source code and documentation.

All Alkacon OAMP modules are released as full Open Source under the GNU GPL version 3. The source code of the modules is freely available in the public CVS of

OpenCms is a complete and powerful open source web content management system. OpenCms provides powerful features especially suited for medium and large enterprise internet or intranet applications.

OpenCms is based on Java and XML technology. It can be deployed in an open source environment (e.g. Linux, Apache, Tomcat, MySQL) as well as on commercial components (e.g. Windows NT, IIS, BEA Weblogic, Oracle).

As true open source software, OpenCms is free of licensing costs.

About Alkacon Software GmbH

Alkacon Software GmbH provides its customers with support, training and consulting services for OpenCms. Alkacon Software GmbH is dedicated to developing first class products and solutions for OpenCms installations.
Alkacon Software GmbH is the official maintainer and the major contributor for OpenCms.


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