The IJPDS Converter is a Java-based program which allows transformation of an IJPDS file into XML, or convert it into one of several other industry standard formats. The XML files produced by the IJPDS Converter can be viewed using the IJPDS Converter, examined using the Java-based XML browsing/editing tool, or processed using any other XML capable tools. The IJPDS files can be converted to PDF, AFP, or one of several image file formats. The IJPDS XML formats are ideal for displaying IJPDS objects, manipulating IJPDS documents and resources, or simply analyzing IJPDS applications. The product is licensed as either an interactive desktop utility or a server-based batch capable program. The IJPDS converter is 100% pure Java application for portability and is multithreaded to exploit multi-core processors.