David Dichmann explains how modeling your information will improve data quality, reliability, integrity and agility to facilitate your BI initiatives and demonstrate the new PowerDesigner. New Features of PowerDesigner 16 include:
Support for over 80 RDBMSs, more than any other modeling tool in the industry;
Modernized, role-based user interface for customizable usability and management;
Enterprise Glossary to ensure business terms and definitions are consistently managed throughout all models, and getting everyone speaking "the same language";
Improved Link & Sync technology with Impact Analysis ensures users are gathering all the connections throughout the entire enterprise to provide mission-critical decision support;
The Power Designer Portal ensures all users have access to authorized metadata including graphics and full element definitions;
Sybase IQ Reference Architecture Advisor allows users to understand the scope and size of their specific requirements.
The new release PowerDesigner 16 will help you:
Fix data quality issues caused by poor adherence to business processes or lack of standardization across systems;
Provide business decision makers access to real-time analytics to understand if business strategies are on track;
Respond to business changes quickly by adding additional reports or analytics or by changing hardware or software.