Compare SAP PowerDesigner vs. iServer

iServer is ranked 7th in Architecture Management with 2 reviews while SAP PowerDesigner is ranked 4th in Architecture Management with 3 reviews. iServer is rated 7.6, while SAP PowerDesigner is rated 9.4. The top reviewer of iServer writes "Simple and flexible with solid stability ". On the other hand, the top reviewer of SAP PowerDesigner writes "A User-friendly and extensible solution that facilitates automation of routine tasks". iServer is most compared with Sparx Systems Enterprise Architect, ARIS BPM and MEGA HOPEX, whereas SAP PowerDesigner is most compared with erwin Enterprise Architecture, Sparx Systems Enterprise Architect and SAP Enterprise Architecture Designer. See our SAP PowerDesigner vs. iServer report.
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Pros
I have to think less with this solution. It's simple.Tech support is very responsive. They solved issues within a prompt response time.iServer is a solution that helps catalog enterprise architect solutions and catalog information.

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It can automate many routine tasks and save human resources to focus on real problems.This solution has good tools for big data, where you can manage large and complex databases.It has helped me to develop the as-is state, design its to-be state, and track the capital investment according to gap analysis.

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Cons
The one issue is that if you want to import predefined work, you need to put the licensing model in. So if you wanted to import work that was done before, you then need to buy a separate product for that.It definitely needs help to improve the visual aspect of the solution.There are other solutions out there that have a better user interface.

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There should be a better usage of current hardware including multicore CPUs, higher resolutions, and multiple displays.This product does not have a good BPMN Modeler.The data governance should be improved, like ER/Studio.

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PowerDesigner is not the cheapest solution on the market, so make sure that you are using it to its full potential.The ROI has been 43%.

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Ranking
7th
Views
4,412
Comparisons
1,909
Reviews
3
Average Words per Review
307
Avg. Rating
7.3
4th
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5,425
Comparisons
3,637
Reviews
3
Average Words per Review
334
Avg. Rating
9.3
Top Comparisons
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Overview

iServer is a unified software platform and enterprise modeling environment that extends and enhances the familiar, market leading Microsoft Visio and Office products. Core capabilities provided by iServer include an enhanced Microsoft Visio diagramming interface, a powerful central repository for all enterprise architecture or business process models and documentation, and a range of tools for visualization, analysis and decision making.

Plan and manage complex business transformation initiatives with SAP PowerDesigner. The software’s data modeling tools let you build a blueprint of your current enterprise architecture and visualize the impact of change before it happens. Automatically capture architecture layers and requirements, tap into a powerful metadata repository, and share discoveries with your team.

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Sample Customers
Barclays, Cathay Pacific, Deloitte, British Gas, MasterCardMedtronic, Cirque du Soleil, Antarc, B&G Manufacturing, EarlySense, eBay, Ferrero, James Austin Company, Lenovo, Sagem, RAK Ceramics, Vodafone
Top Industries
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Financial Services Firm25%
Software R&D Company22%
Leisure / Travel Company9%
Insurance Company7%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Financial Services Firm17%
Software R&D Company15%
Media Company10%
Retailer9%
Find out what your peers are saying about SAP PowerDesigner vs. iServer and other solutions. Updated: November 2019.
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