Key Features

The erwin Data Modeler Community Edition is a FREE, entry-level data modeling tool that is a subset of erwin’s flagship erwin Data Modeler Standard Edition product

It is a great way for students and those new to modeling to get started with an industry-leading data modeling tool

The erwin Data Modeler Community Edition offers many of the core features of data modeling with a limit of 25 model objects. This includes forward and reverse engineering, complete compare, design layers, and more.

Learn and practice data modeling skills with an industry-leading tool

  • Help increase quality and reduce maintenance and development costs
  • Align business with IT by documenting key data definitions and rules
  • Forward and Reverse Engineering with a 25 object limit

Key Features

  • Complete Compare (read only)
  • Bulk Editor
  • Visualization, Diagramming, and Display Themes
  • Reporting & publication to share information with diverse roles across the organization
Read the full Data Sheet (PDF) for a more detailed list of features.

Operating System Support

erwin Data Modeler Community Edition requires that you have the 32-bit or 64-bit version of one of the following systems of the latest release installed:

  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008 SP2, R2
  • Microsoft Windows 7 SP1
  • Microsoft Windows 8.1
  • Microsoft Windows 10
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2012, R2

Supported Databases

erwin Data Modeler Community Edition supports the following database environments

  • Oracle
  • SQL Server
  • DB2 UDB
  • MySQL
  • ODBC

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