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Data Modeling Panel

The 'Data Modeling' panel provides facilities for importing existing database projects from other tools, to create or add to an Enterprise Architect project, and for importing database schema and DDL files.

Part of the Code ribbon in Sparx Systems Enterprise Architect.

Available Facilities

Facility

Description

See also

Database Builder

Click on this icon to add, edit and manage database models for a wide range of DBMS products, using the Database Builder.

The Database Builder

Import

Click on this icon to display the 'Import DB schema from ODBC source' dialog, through which you can specify a database schema to import from a target DBMS.

Import Database Schema

Generate

Click on this icon to display the 'Generate DDL' dialog, from which you can export the current model selection as DDL script, targeting a particular DBMS.

Generate DDL For Objects

Templates

Click on this icon to display the 'DDL Template Editor', in which you can edit the templates used to create DDL scripts for each DBMS.

Edit DDL Templates

Datatypes

Click on this icon to display the 'Database Datatypes' dialog to add, modify and delete database datatypes.

Database Datatypes

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