Dragon1 PRO Edition

Boost your projects and innovations with blueprints, roadmaps and landscapes.
Use templates to create holistic, interactive visualizations that support decision-making.

An Advanced EA Tool, BPM Tool and PM Tool

The Dragon1 Business Platform is a suite of specialized tools: EA Tool, BPM Tool, PM Tool with a Repository Tool (and using languages such as UML, BPMN, ArchiMate, TOGAF). On the online platform you can collaborate with team members, other departments or offices abroad.

Create holistic, interactive and click through visualizations of concept design, innovation, business modeling, IT management, enterprise architecture and project management.

The PRO Edition of Dragon1 has a Repository Tool, so all your data is importable, storable and manageable in 1 database (one single source of truth). If a change occurs in the data that change is immediately processed in your created products (unless you set a rule not to do this or want to evaluate each change separately).

You as Enterprise Architect, Process Designer, Project Manager and Business Professional can do a lot of things on Dragon1. To keep it comprehensible we will focus on this page on six solutions that you can use Dragon1 for:

  1. Concept Design
  2. Enterprise Architecture
  3. Business (Process) Modeling
  4. Innovation
  5. Project Management
  6. IT Management

On this page we will show you which Dragon1 Applications are available for you, the key features of these web applications, the key products you can create with them, the free content which is available and what services we as organization provide you with, all for the Dragon1 PRO Edition.

Key Benefits

Why should you want to work with an online EA Tool, BPM Tool or PM Tool like Dragon1? Well, by creating high quality business diagrams (for architecture, processes and projects), your management is provided with visuals that lead to take better decisions on financial management, strategic management, investment management and more.

For this Dragon1 has everything a business professional needs and wants in an online business platform: templates, examples and checklists. All these ingredients that are part of Dragon1 Help to make you more productive. The database repository in Dragon1 makes sure you will increase your reuse. The fact that Dragon1 is online will increase your sustainability and the fact that you can visualize architecture in a context of strategy and transition enables you to control risks more. And because we have added gamification, Dragon1 also enables joy. So you have every reason to choose Dragon1 as your EA Tool, BPM Tool or PM Tool!

  • Increase operational result by reducing process dependencies using overviews.
  • Increase customer experience by implementing strategic changes successfully using roadmaps.
  • Expand to new markets by successfully introducing new product using integral solution designs.
  • Manage projects risks better because their all made visual using landscape maps.
  • Be more productive: work anytime, anyplace, anywhere using an online platform.

Screenshot of the Architecture Repository and Visual Designer

The two Dragon1 PRO web applications you will be using the most are the Architecture Repository and the Visual Designer.




Templates and Generation of Visualizations

In Dragon1 PRO we have a set of templates so you can quickly generate visualizations with high quality. Below you see a list of some of templates, not all, we have put in the Dragon1 PRO edition for you:

List of Architecture Templates - The Big Five (Concept Diagrams and Blueprints): Enterprise Architecture Overview, Governance Architecture Overview, Business Architecture Overview, Information Architecture Overview, Technology Architecture Overview. Other templates are: Application Landscape, Process/Application Landscape, Technology Roadmap, Project Landscape Map, Enterprise Architecture Framework, and much more.

List of Diagramming Templates: - Mind Map, Strategy Map, Moodboard, Info Graphic, BPMN overview, ArchiMate Introductory view, UML Use Case, FlowChart, TOGAF Capability Diagram, Dragon1 Architecture Model, Business Case Presentation.

Read about our special Dragon1 PRO feature: dynamic views, to get even more out of your templates.

Dragon1 Applications

Dragon1 consists of several web applications. These Dragon1 Applications are to model and share holistic, static or dynamic and interactive / click through products. Dragon1 provides a Task Manager in the Digital Workplace enabling workflow and efficient collaboration online with. The Dragon1 Applications make sure you can produce interactive views of diagrams, landscapes, blueprints and roadmaps.

In Dragon1 PRO the following web applications are at your disposal:


Applications

WORKPLACE

Learn, model and share products online and task-based.



Applications

CATALOG

Setting up and managing catalogs of entities.



Applications

REPOSITORY

Entering and reusing entities, relationships and models.



Applications

VISUAL DESIGNER

Create Views and Viewpoints for ArchiMate and BPMN.



Applications

MODELS ATLAS

Making visualizations interactive.



Applications

ePORTFOLIO

Publish your working & architecture experience internally and externally.


Key Features in Detail

We will now list per Dragon1 Application the key features that every web application has for the PRO edition. If you want to compare all features of the different editions, read the Editions overview page.

Dragon1 Application

Features

FREE Trial
(details)
PRO
(details)
ENTERPRISE
(details)
Visual Designer Create impressive interactive 2d Models, Presentations and Diagrams using styling, templates, layers, frames, popups, clickable links, rules and indicators
- Design, analyze and customize landscape templates to your desired situation
Visual Designer - Create Dynamic and Animated content by generating visualizations using visual items and views
- Real-time (non)present indicator
- Use splash patterns
- Create visualizations of Views and Perspectives based on models and meta models
Content Viewer Publish, Present and View Models, Presentations and Diagrams.
ePortfolio Model and Manage your online CV with created content on Dragon1.
Profiler and Blogger Make and manage your user profile, company profile and write and publish blogs
Digital Workplace Manage and SEO your publications on watch pages in Dragon1 Channels
Digital Workplace Organize your work, mail, start applications and compose a data desktop with resources likes examples and tutorials.
Task Manager Managing task lists and tutorials as individual, transfer knowledge by working task list and tutorial based in a team
Architecture Repository - Store, structure and manage your data.
- Define Entity Classes
- Define your own entity attributes.
- Define your own vector shapes (libraries)
- Registration and cataloging data on the desired level of detail
Resource Center - Organize reference documents and information in a miniwebsite / wiki.
- DMS / Version control (dropdownlink versions)
- Check In and Check out of documents
- Work with one single published source of strategic Information and architecture documentation
Application Manager - Technical and Functional Data Management
- Create your own skins
- Import and Export xml, xmi, uml, csv, txt, xls, doc, ppt, vsd, ArchiMate, Autocad, pdf, png
Models Atlas - Make and manage an Atlas of related architecture visualizations and their background models, views and data
- Work with popups and indicators
- Publication of interactive landscapes for communication, feedback and decision making
- Create Atlases with Pages and place Images and Visualization on pages
Catalog - Enter and manage a searchable and stylable (company standard) catalog of data items
- Manage more than 1 entity type
 
Report Manager Make and manage list and graph reports and report templates  
Enterprise Search Fuzzy, tag and category search of all your account data and present it in search engine snippet or image style  

Key Products

Dragon1 PRO is used to model and share interactive Visualizations such as Business Diagrams.

Below are some visual examples of products created using the Dragon1 PRO.


Interactive Diagram Enterprise Architecture Framework

Starting point for creating architecture visualizations.



Interactive Diagram Process Application Landscape Diagram

See the impact of applications on the processes.



ArchiMate Diagram Interactive ArchiMate Diagram

Communication of ArchiMate to Stakeholders.



ArchiMate Diagram Interactive ArchiMate++ Diagram

Use the Logic shapes for value-adding diagrams.



Interactive Diagram Architecture Vision on Key Process

An interactive architecture vision of a Real Estate organization.


Dragon1 Services

The following services are available for you as Dragon1 PRO user:


Support

SERVICE DESK

The Service Desk supports you proactively 24/7.



Training

eLEARNING

Self-paced training with tutorials and videos.


Are you interested in working with Dragon1 PRO?