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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.""I bought the software outright and do not pay a licensing fee.""SAP PowerDesigner is cheaper than eriwin."

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1st
out of 23 in Metadata Management
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Rating
8.6
13th
out of 23 in Metadata Management
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127
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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.

Our Semantic AI platform Semaphore, provides the semantic layer in your digital ecosystem so you can manage knowledge models, automatically extract and classify the context and meaning from structured and unstructured information, and generate rich semantic metadata.

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Medtronic, Cirque du Soleil, Antarc, B&G Manufacturing, EarlySense, eBay, Ferrero, James Austin Company, Lenovo, Sagem, RAK Ceramics, Vodafone
HP, Amgen, Merck, KPMG, Thomson Reuters
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Computer Software Company25%
Comms Service Provider17%
Financial Services Firm12%
Government8%
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Small Business47%
Midsize Enterprise18%
Large Enterprise35%
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Find out what your peers are saying about SAP PowerDesigner vs. Smartlogic Semaphore and other solutions. Updated: May 2021.
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SAP PowerDesigner is ranked 1st in Metadata Management with 11 reviews while Smartlogic Semaphore is ranked 13th in Metadata Management. SAP PowerDesigner is rated 8.6, while Smartlogic Semaphore is rated 0.0. The top reviewer of SAP PowerDesigner writes "Ability to work on a single repository is great; web portal enables view from the browser perspective". On the other hand, SAP PowerDesigner is most compared with erwin Evolve, erwin Data Modeler (DM), SAP Enterprise Architecture Designer, Sparx Systems Enterprise Architect and ARIS BPM, whereas Smartlogic Semaphore is most compared with PoolParty Semantic Suite and Alation Data Catalog.

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