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MDG Technologies - Creating

The Model Driven Generation (MDG) Technologies enable Enterprise Architect users to access and use resources pertaining to a specific technology in Enterprise Architect. There are various options for an administrator or individual user to bring MDG Technologies into use with Enterprise Architect. You should read the first two MDG Technology topics (below) to understand how MDG Technologies are accessed and used within Enterprise Architect.

A further option is that Technology Developers can develop new MDG Technologies and deploy them to the project team as appropriate, as described in the remaining topics listed below.

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An example of creating an MDG Technology for an Enterprise Architecture framework is provided in: Enterprise Architecture Framework Design with Sparx Systems Enterprise Architect.

Set Up Technology Element Images describes the process of ensuring that a technology element is represented by a specific image on a diagram, when the technology is deployed in a model.