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Projects and Teams





Team Development




Project Management





Project Resources








Task Allocation

Setup a collaborative modeling environment taking advantage of security, work flow and shared reference data.


Explore some of the ways you can manage your project and team within Enterprise Architect.

Track and mange the people and resources in your project.

Define a common vocabulary between your different teams, ensuring everyone is on the same page.

Assign and Track your teams  tasks in a Gantt View.






Personal Tasks





Model Mail




Project Calendar




Use Case Estimation





Team Review

Record and manage your personal work within the project

Securely communicate with your team in an email style embedded within Enterprise Architect, via Model Mail.

Track the deployment of resources, timeframes for tasks, and upcoming project events such as meetings and milestones in a calendar format.

Calculate an estimate of the complexity of a system and some indication of the effort required to implement the model

A team based forum to discuss the development and progress of the project








Enterprise Architect helps you to create projects for development under a range of work conditions, from single user/local access through to multiple-role teams working in a distributed environment.  You both protect and manage the model data itself, and communicate information on the data in the form of documentation and reports, using facilities such as those listed below.




Creating a project in a simple, file-based repository (.EAP file )


File-Based Repositories

Creating the project in one of a range of DBMS repositories - these provide for larger models with more concurrently connected users

(Corporate and extended editions)


Server-Based Repositories

Tools for enabling team or multiple-user development in the project


Team Development

Tools for managing change within the model


Change Management

A variety of tools for managing modeling and project activities


Project Management

Maintaining the integrity of the project data


Project Maintenance

Sharing the reference data used across the project, between models and between projects

Sharing Reference Data

Reference Data


Enabling each user to configure their personal preferences for how project tools display and behave on their workstation


Local Options

You can have recorded discussion and communication of decisions using the Team Review


Team Review Tools

Managing work and resources allocated to tasks


Project Task Allocation

Communicating and collaborating on model development through the Model Mail facilities


Model Mail

Record and manage personal work within the project.


Personal Tasks

Tracking important project events, resource issues and allocations through the Project Calendar


Project Calendar

Documenting your model through document or web reports, which you can tailor to your purposes