bigER is a free and open-source ER modeling tool supporting hybrid, textual- and graphical editing, multiple notations, and SQL code generation. The tool is available as an extension for Visual Studio Code.
Read about our access-control mechanisms for models. We rely on a new domain-specific language tailored to the definition of RBAC rules on models and on its enforcement thanks to the automatic generation of security compliant (virtual) views.
Most NoSQL database systems do not require the definition of schemas but this does not mean such schema does not (implicitly) exist. We have implemented a model-driven reverse engineering approach to infer such NoSQL implicit schemas
After their investment round, we catch up with Lucidchart’s COO to see what we can expect from the Ludichart web-based modeling tool in the future
After a complete failure in convincing students about the benefits of code generation, we laid out a set of recommendations for instructors and tool vendors to increase the chance of success in the adoption of model-driven engineering