What is SAP PowerDesigner

PowerDesigner DataArchitect is the industry-leading data modeling tool manufactured by SAP. It offers a model-driven approach to empower and align business and IT. PowerDesigner enables enterprises to more easily visualize, analyze and manipulate metadata for effective enterprise information architecture.

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Editions and Licensing Models

PowerDesigner comes with 2 Editions (DataArchitect and EnterpriseArchitect) and is available with different licensing models (simplified since version 16.6). Some of them were deprecated by SAP, others are still valid. This may create some confusion as to which edition, type of license and capacity is the right fit for a given project.

PowerDesigner History


Wondering what the current official name of PowerDesigner? S-Designor ? PowerAMC? What is the latest version?

Find here is a little recap of the product history

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