Dragon1 Definition

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What does Dragon1 mean?

Dragon1 is the name of the modeling, presentation and diagramming software with which users create visual products.

Dragon1 also covers an EA Framework called the Dragon1 open EA Method. Dragon1 is internationally recognized as method and certified as Enterprise Architecture Tool.


Dragon1 is used to create architecture designs of domains in an enterprise, such as whole enterprises, business units, business functions, business processes, information systems and IT Infrastructure/computer networks.

With Dragon1 architecture is visualized in a comprehensible way for any stakeholder.

Dragon1 has its foundation in building architecture and defines architecture as a specific total concept.


Dragon1 is a registered trademark and has its own logo.


Examples of Dragon1 are:

  • Architecture Principles in the form of enforced way of working
  • Architecture Visualizations like animated migration scenarios
  • Interactive Architecture Design Books to communicate vision and strategy on new business concepts

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Our intention is not to provide a complete dictionary on enterprise architecture here, but to provide only the most frequently used words in the field.

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On Dragon1, templates are available to be more productive creating diagrams, models, visualizations, landscapes, blueprints and roadmaps.

Architecting Solutions

DEMO: Concept Mapping Software

How to use Dragon1 EA Tool

Learn to generate architecture diagrams using repositories
DEMO: BPMN Onboarding Process Example

DEMO: BPMN Onboarding Process Diagram - Measure Rules Compliance

Manufacturing, Financial Solutions
DEMO: Enterprise Architecture Blueprint Template

DEMO: Generate an Enterprise Architecture Blueprint to discover and solve RISK

Banking, Logistics, Healthcare
DEMO: Data Mapping Software

DEMO: Generate Application Landscape for SECURITY

Automotive, Financial Services, Health Care
DEMO: Strategy Mapping Software

DEMO: Generate Strategy Map for CLOUD ADOPTION

Government, Logistics, Banking
DEMO: Process Application Map

DEMO: Generate Landscape for RPA AUTOMATION

Retail, Agriculture, Oil & Gas