erwin Safyr Option for ERP

Extract metadata from ERP, CRM and other enterprise applications

ERP and CRM systems’ complex data structures are often locked away in proprietary formats that make it challenging to integrate with other data sources. Rather than hiring expensive consultants to develop custom integration software, erwin Safyr Option for ERP transforms your enterprise applications’ metadata so it can be shared across your organization. You’ll also get centralized management of metadata assets including improved application integration, enhanced quality, increased productivity and lower maintenance costs.

Integrate ERP data
across your enterprise

Integrate packaged applications’ information into your data architecture for a deeper understanding of your information assets.

Create better
data models

Extract important metadata from your ERP systems for more efficient and accurate modeling and analysis.

Consolidate ERP systems
while lowering costs and
boosting efficiency

Consolidate duplicate systems and reduce license costs in response to M&A activity or cost-cutting initiatives.

Extract Proprietary Metadata from ERP Systems

Extract data from a wide range of ERP, CRM and other cloud-based systems and convert their proprietary data dictionaries, including customizations, into intuitive erwin data models. This automated extraction saves substantial time and money and reduces your dependency on application providers.

Model and Analyze ERP Metadata

Get the full picture of your enterprise data assets with erwin Safyr Option for ERP. Once data is extracted from your ERP system and converted into an erwin data model, you can use relationship mapping and navigation to understand how tables are related, search and browse to discover metadata, and use powerful compare capabilities.

Support for a Wide Range of ERP, CRM and Cloud-Based Systems

Erwin Safyr Option for ERP supports metadata management and data model creation for these applications:

- SAP
- SAP Business Warehouse (BW)
- SAP S/4HANA
- Microsoft Dynamics AZ 2012
- Salesforce

- Oracle E-Business Suite
- Oracle PeopleSoft Enterprise applications
- Oracle J.D. Edwards EnterpriseOne
- Oracle Siebel

erwin in Action

Learn how Safyr Option for ERP models Dynamics AX to create a collaborative data modeling environment.

Frequently Asked Questions

Why do I need erwin Safyr Option for ERP to extract packages from ERP, CRM and other cloud-based applications? Why can’t I just use erwin Data Modeler?

The proprietary packages from ERP, CRM and other systems are complex, large and don’t contain the normal information in their database catalog layer that can be read by erwin DM. erwin Safyr Option is capable of extracting and converting those details from these applications’ data dictionaries so it can be used by erwin DM.

How can erwin Safyr Option help me reduce the overhead of running ERP, CRM and other cloud-based packages?

With erwin Safyr Option for ERP, you can rationalize and consolidate multiple instances of ERP, CRM and other applications. This capability is especially helpful if your organization has been through a merger and acquisition and now owns multiple instances of an ERP system, or you’re launching a cost-cutting initiative and need to eliminate redundancies.

Can I use erwin Safyr Option for ERP for other applications?

erwin Safyr Option supports these applications out of the box: - SAP
- SAP Business Warehouse (BW)*
- SAP S/4HANA
- Microsoft Dynamics AZ 2012
- Salesforce
- Oracle E-Business Suite
- Oracle PeopleSoft Enterprise applications
- Oracle J.D. Edwards EnterpriseOne
- Oracle Siebel
If your application isn’t on this list, we can analyze it to determine if it can be supported using a services-based approach.