Visual Paradigm Overview

Visual Paradigm is the #9 ranked solution in our list of Business Process Design tools. It is most often compared to Sparx Systems Enterprise Architect: Visual Paradigm vs Sparx Systems Enterprise Architect

What is Visual Paradigm?
Visual Paradigm is a UML tool. The tool is designed for a wide range of users including software engineers, system analysts, business analysts and system architects, or for anyone who is interested in reliably building large-scale software systems using an object-oriented approach. In addition, Visual Paradigm supports the latest standards of UML notation.
Visual Paradigm Buyer's Guide

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Visual Paradigm Customers
Adobe, Apple, at&t, Caterpillar, Intel, NASA, Nokia, Toyota

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Business & Enterprise Architect at a tech services company with 501-1,000 employees
Top 5
Provides the features for Enterprise Architecture, Project Management, and Software Development

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System Administrator at a computer software company with 11-50 employees
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The program or suite felt complex at first, but once you dive in, you feel there’s a lot of things you can achieve for your UML documents.
I’ve used Visual Paradigm 8.0, and if I remember correctly, the Suite 4.0 from Object Management Group (OMG). The program or suite felt complex at first, but once you dive in, you feel there’s a lot of things you can achieve for your UML documents.  In addition, the integration with Java helped us to produce UML from coding, and the reverse as well, so one part of the team could work as Architect of the solution, while the other part could work as Developers. Among our different projects, we had to model the processes of the warehouse and stockrooms for a retailer store – like Target. The BP Visual Architect and the DFD were used to that end. The program allows us to save our work in many available formats, like *.jpg our *.ping. I would recommend using Visual Paradigm for the…
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Systems Architect at a aerospace/defense firm with 51-200 employees
Easy images from diagrams for reports and docs are valuable features, but I'd like to see sharing come built-in.

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