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Data Modeling Made Simple with ER/Studio Data Architect by Steve Hoberman

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There are four windows in ER/Studio: Data Model Explorer, Data Model, Overview, and Zoom. Well describe each in this section.

The Data Model Explorer helps you navigate data models and their objects, reuse design elements, and create new objects. The Data Model Explorer has five tabs that offer access to important functionality, enabling you to efficiently manage your data models:

·         Data Model. Uses a Windows-like file structure to navigate and modify a data model. This containment-type structure works very well for data models, as you can navigate from a data model to a submodel (submodels discussed in Chapter 5) to the entities within this submodel (entities discussed in Chapter 4), to the attributes ...

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