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

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The Bulk Editor is a tool designed to edit large quantities of model metadata in a spreadsheet-style interface. Cross-object editing is also possible so that you can update multiple object types in a single interface. For example, tables, columns, annotations, and domains can all be edited in the same interface, without the need to switch to separate editors. As long as the objects have common properties (e.g. name, description), they can be edited together in ‘bulk’.

Since metadata is often created and stored in spreadsheets across a typical organization, you can also easily import and export metadata from external sources through a .CSV file import/export. This is a helpful way to gather and manage ...

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