Safe Software FME Desktop

Version2014(as of 8/8/2014)
PlatformsWindows, Mac, Linux
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Rating:3.3  |  20 Votes

Main Features

  • Supports a large variety of data formats, such as CAD and XML
  • Helps convert, share, validate, and integrate data
  • Provides data quality assurance tools for data validation
  • Allows convenient data sharing with FME Server and FME Cloud

Software Overview

Safe Software FME Desktop is a suite of tools that allows you to convert, share, validate, and integrate data. It can be used to extract data from a source, transform the data to fit your needs, and then load it in your desired location.

FME Desktop features an engine that supports a wide variety of data types and formats, such as GIS, CAD, Raster, XML, and Tabular. With FME Desktop, you can import external data into a preferred application or convert data into different formats in order to share with others. FME Server and FME Cloud are useful additions available for purchase by Safe Software that help you deliver data quickly and conveniently.

The software provides data validation tools. It’s Data Quality Assurance (DQA) tools help assess whether functions are complete, consistent, and accurate. The tools run data validation tests against custom specifications and check for duplicates, missing values, invalid entries, and more. They also provide a report after their checks to outline any issues that exist and where they are located. The suite also provides impressive data integration tools that allow you to combine multiple formats for a specific purpose, like creating 3D mashups from BIM, GIS, and Raster datasets.

This software is a valuable tool for managing your data. By using this program you will no longer be limited by incompatible data formats. It gives you the tools to convert, share, validate, and integrate your data. And no coding experience is required, you can configure workflows with the ease of drag-and-drop functionality. Safe Software FME Desktop will help you save time and ease the management of your data.

Primary File Type

fmw icon.FMWFME Workbench File

Supported File Types

ExtensionFile Type
.FMWFME Workbench File
.DLGDigital Line Graph
.DT0DTED Level 0 File
.DWFDesign Web Format File
.E00ArcInfo Coverage Export File
.ECWEnhanced Compression Wavelet Image
.FDSFME Custom Format File
.FFSFME Desktop Feature Store File
.FMEFME Mapping File
.FMELICFME License File
.FMIFME Include File
.FMVFME Desktop Viewspace File
.GENArcView ARC/INFO UnGenerate file
.GMLGeography Markup Language File
.GPXGPS Exchange File
.HDFHierarchical Data Format (Version 4)
.HGTSRTM Elevation Data File
.IFCIndustry Foundation Classes File
.LASLIDAR Data Exchange File
.OSMOpenStreetMap Map
.PIXPCI Geomatics Database File
.SDFSpatial Data Format File
.SHPESRI Shapefile
.SXFSecure eXchange Format File
.VDCIDRISI Vector Documentation File

Additional Related File Types

ExtensionFile Type
.DT1DTED Level 1 File
.DT2DTED Level 2 File
.KAPBSB Chart Image File
.RDATAR Workspace File
.SDLScene Description Language File
.VCTVISE Installer Project
Updated 8/8/2014