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Top Answer: The most valuable feature is the integrated data model, so if I change the name of an item, all models using that object are automatically updated.
Top Answer: In terms of cost, Sparx EA is probably one of the cheapest tools I have ever used. However, study the most important versions of EA before you buy it. I'd also recommend that you buy the edition up… more »
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Overview

Manufacturers have never needed real-time information sharing, dynamic data visualization, and the ability to collaborate more than they do today. With easy, secure data access for multi-disciplinary and geographically-distributed teams, quality-focused processes, and a data driven approach to manufacturing, Windchill is elevating how product development gets done.

Windchill’s open architecture enables easy integration with other enterprise systems, including IoT, providing a solid foundation for a product-driven digital thread. PTC's PLM application provides comprehensive out-of-the-box functionality and highly configurable role and task-based apps. Expand self-service access of traceable product data to non-experts who don’t typically use PLM, while avoiding over-customization and complexity.

Sparx Enterprise Architect is a platform that accelerates and integrates software, business and systems development. Twice winner of Jolt and multiple SD Times Awards with an installed base of 580,000 + licenses, supported by 230 partners in 160 countries. From requirements to implementation and beyond, Sparx Systems' Enterprise Architect is a fully featured tool suite that lets you model, design, simulate, prototype, build, test, manage and trace from vision to solution.

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Government18%
Energy/Utilities Company14%
Financial Services Firm14%
Manufacturing Company11%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company30%
Government12%
Comms Service Provider11%
Insurance Company7%
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Small Business33%
Midsize Enterprise17%
Large Enterprise49%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Small Business13%
Midsize Enterprise29%
Large Enterprise58%
Find out what your peers are saying about Sparx Systems, Planview, erwin, Inc. and others in Architecture Management. Updated: August 2020.
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PTC Windchill is ranked 15th in Architecture Management while Sparx Systems Enterprise Architect is ranked 1st in Architecture Management with 15 reviews. PTC Windchill is rated 0.0, while Sparx Systems Enterprise Architect is rated 9.0. On the other hand, the top reviewer of Sparx Systems Enterprise Architect writes "Has made the EA object model available so you can add your own popup menu items". PTC Windchill is most compared with Autodesk PLM 360, Aras Innovator, UNICOM System Architect and IBM Rational System Architect, whereas Sparx Systems Enterprise Architect is most compared with Visual Paradigm, No Magic MagicDraw, Visio, ARIS BPM and IBM Rational System Architect.

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