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Data Modeling Made Simple with CA ERwin Data Modeler r8 by Steve Hoberman, Donna Burbank

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To begin, select Actions|Reverse Engineer from the Main Menu. The Reverse Engineer wizard appears, as shown in Figure 19.18, with the Select Template panel shown, which allows you to indicate which model template you’d like to use, as well as the target database and type of model. We’ll create a Physical only model with a target database of ODBC/Generic 3.0, and we’ll use the default template.

Figure 19.18 Identifying Model Template Information in the Reverse Engineer Wizard

Select Next to move to the Set Options panel, as shown in Figure 19.19. This panel allows you to define your data source, and provide parameters for the reverse ...

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