Data Modeling Notations [Enterprise Architect User Guide]

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Data Modeling Notations

Enterprise Architect supports three diagram notations for data modeling; UML 2.1, IDEF1X and Information Engineering.

Access    Diagram | Properties > Connectors: Connector Notation




See also

UML 2.1

The standard UML 2.1 notation for connectors.



Information Engineering

The Information Engineering (IE) connection style.




Integrated Definition Methods IDEFX1 connection style.




·The default notation for the Data Modeling diagram is Information Engineering
·The default notation for models created from Database Engineering Patterns is IDEF1X


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