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Review: Enterprise Architect – BPMN Support

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  • Rated 3.5 stars
  • Very Good
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  • Usability
    Editor: 70%
  • Functions: Drawing Functions:
    Editor: 80%
  • Functions: Round-Trip Engineering
    Editor: 50%
  • Standards & Interoperability
    Editor: 60%
  • Team Modeling & Tech Support
    Editor: 60%
  • Value
    Editor: 80%
    Editor: 67%

Review Summary:

Sparx Enterprise Architect (Sparx EA) is an excellent choice as a Business Process Modeling (BPM) tool that offers solid support for requirements traceability, automated documentation generation, and basic business process simulation. Sparx EA is an excellent value when one considers its extensive feature set and relatively low price. Recommended as a BPM tool that supports basic business process simulation. Designated as a "Best Value" among competitive BPMN Modeling Tools.

Feature Support
Drawing UML 2.x diagrams All 14
Automated documentation generation [HTML, RTF]
Requirements traceability
Requirements Management tool plugins [DOORS import]
Mixed language usages [SysML, BPMN]

Usage Recommendation
Agile Modeling (support for Agile methods)
Basic Model-Driven Development (RTE of structural code)
Advanced Model-Driven Development: (full RTE)

 Best Value 

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