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Enterprise Architecture Layers Demo

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The Enterprise Layers Map is a diagram for analyzing a process flow.

By doing the following Demo Steps you can easily generate your own Enterprise Layers Map. The result is a map with tasks. It shows elements of a process organized in lanes.

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Demo Steps

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  • Step 1 Highlight Objects Click on the Task Execution buttons to colorize the tasks of the process.
  • Step 2 Show Infobox Go with your mouse over the first Task. Press SHIFT and drag the infobox to the left.
  • Step 3 Measure Rules Click on the Reports button (bottom bar) and then click on the View List Of Objects. In the dialog select Rules, click on Show List and click OK. In the List of Rules Dialog, click on rule 1, rule 2 and rule 3 and watch the diagram.
  • Step 4 Show Data SheetClick on the Data button and go to the Tasks tab. Change the name of a task and click the Close button to see your change(s) in the diagram.
  • Step 5 Filter Roadmap Years Click on a Roadmap Year button to filter process elements that are introduced or replaced.
  • Step 6 Filter Class Click on the Dashboard button, select Attribute Class and Refresh list button to show only the tasks. Click on show all to turn off the filter.
  • Step 7 Draw ShapesClick the Edit button and drag a shape from the shapes panel onto the canvas.
  • Step 8 Discover Weaknesses Click on the Dashboard button and scroll to the Discover button Warnings on the Dashboard panel.
  • Step 9Select Theme Click on the Edit button and Wizard button (top buttonbar) and select theme panel.
  • Step 10Show Principles and Rules Click on the Data button and the Principles tab to see the rules used in this flow diagram. Click on Close.
  • Step 11 Export To Excel Click on the Edit button and next on the Export button (top buttonbar) and export the data to an Excel Sheet. Open the excel sheet, go to the Tasks tab and change some more names of the tasks. Click on Save.
  • Step 12 Convert To .dragon1 Click on the Convert .dragon1 File button (lightblue) to convert the Excel Sheet into a .dragon1 File (JSON).
  • Step 13 Upload .dragon1 Click on the Upload .dragon1 File button in the Viewer, select the .dragon1 from your download folder and see your updated generated Enterprise Layers Map.
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