Information Architecture Design Principles and PowerDesigner
The companion piece to the white paper, 'Business Oriented Information Architecture: Immediate Solutions and Framework for the Future' written by Richard Ordowich of Knowledge Integrity explores how PowerDesigner supports each of these design principles.
Sybase PowerDesigner for Information Architecture by Bloor Research
In this white paper, written by Bloor Research, you will learn how PowerDesigner is uniquely positioned to support both the Business and IT in enabling both organization to make informed decisions to support data governance and other business practices.
Comprehensive Analysis of PowerDesigner 16 InformationArchitect vs. E/R Studio XE2
In this independently written report, you will find information about modeling tool selection criteria, specifically, how PowerDesigner 16.o Information Architect stacks up against the competition for providing additional value beyond modeling a database.
Comprehensive Analysis of PowerDesigner 16 InformationArchitect vs. CA ERwin Data Modeler 8.1
Chosing a modeling tool may seem like a simple task, but reading this independently written comprehensive analysis will help you understand there is a lot more to your selection criteria than you may think.
Data Modeling and Data Architecture; A Required Strategy for Enterprise Information Architecture by Gartner Analyst, Roxane Edjlali
CTOs and IT leaders can reduce the total cost of ownership of their projects and improve business effectiveness by ensuring proper managment and reuse of information models across projects.
Building a Better Data Dictionary with PowerDesigner
A data dictionary ensures consistency of use throughout the organization by providing a single "version of the truth" for all common data elements used across the enterprise.
Business Oriented Information Architecture: Immediate Solutions and Framework for the Future
This white paper, written by industry expert, Richard Ordowich of Knowledge Integrity, articulates the value of establishing an Information Architecture to provide a framework for mapping business needs and expectations to the IT group for implementation.
What’s in YOUR Architecture?
Building an Information Architecture is a necessary requirement when building the connection between business goals and the IT organization. This white paper articulates the necessary building blocks to employ a successful implementation.
Model Support for the BI Lifecycle
This paper describes how powerful modeling tools like PowerDesigner can be invaluable in both developing and maintaining the BI environment.
Drawing Tools: Too Primitive for Enterprise Architecture
There are a lot of tools available to help with Enterprise Architecture implementations, but sometimes the easiest, cheapest tool available will provide no more than a picture.