UML, business process, requirement and database design plug-in for NetBeans

 

NetBeans is leading IDE for developing Java and C++ applications. Visual Paradigm Smart Development Environment for NetBeans (SDE-NB) provides cutting edge visual modeling environment for analyst, designer and developer to analysis, design and communicates visually through UML, BPMN and other popular modeling notations. SDE for NetBeans embedded above visual modeling technologies to NetBeans platform.

SDE for NetBeans offers

Community — Enterprise Edition

Drawing all UML 2.2 diagrams in NetBeans environment

SDE for NetBeans supports easy to use diagramming environment for developer to construct and maintain use case diagram, class diagram, sequence diagram and other UML diagrams in effective manner.

Enterprise Edition

Business Process Modeling

Business Process Modeling Notation (BPMN) becomes defacto standard of business process modeling. SDE for NetBeans implements latest BPMN standard for developer to visualize business process within NetBeans. There are various business diagrams for modeling business world, like organization chart, process map, and event-driver process chain diagram and more...

Professional Edition or above

Database design and generation

Developer can design, reverse and generate database with SDE for NetBeans. There is Entity Relationship Diagram for designing database. SDE support all popular databases.

Professional Edition or above

Java Object-Relational Mapping (Hibernate) code generation

SDE generates database schema (DDL), Java source and Hibernate mapping for developer to access relational database with pure object-oriented interface in Java. Information system with relational database can be developed without writing one line of SQL.

Professional Edition or above

Java round-trip engineering

SDE generates, reverse and updates Java source code. Documentation and source code always keep in sync without extra afford.

Standard Edition or above

Report generation

SDE generates documentation in PDF, MS Word 2007 and HTML format. The highly customizable documentation generation engine fit different needs. There is publisher function for publishing whole project to web site.

Enterprise Edition

Animating UML and business process diagram

SDE animate business process diagram, sequence diagram and activity diagram for developer to annotate the concept with team member and customer easily.

More information

SDE-NB Product Page

Try it Free

Download Community Edition (free for non-commercial use)

Screenshots

Class Diagram
Class Diagram
Entity Relationship Diagram
Entity Relationship Diagram
Business Process Diagram
Business Process Diagram
 
PDF report
PDF report
Visual Diff
Visual Diff
ORM Diagram
ORM Diagram
 
State Machine Diagram
State Machine Diagram
Activity Diagram
Activity Diagram

Installation

There are two ways to install SDE for NetBeans.

  1. Download the SDE for NetBeans installer from http://www.visual-paradigm.com/product/sde/nb/sdenbdownload.jsp and follow the installation procedure to install SDE for NetBeans. You can select which edition you want to install.
  2. Install SDE-NB from NetBeans plug-in update center. Currently install from plug-in update center only supports install Enterprise Edition.

Install SDE-NB from NetBeans plug-in architecture (Enterprise only)

Following procedure shows how to install SDE-NB from NetBeans plug-in architecture.

  1. Click "Tools" —> "Plugins" menu item select plugin menu item
  2. Open "Settings" tab in "Plugins" dialog box click setting tab
  3. Click "Add" button
  4. Input Name and URL for "Update Center Customizer" dialog box
    Name: SDE for NetBeans
    URL: http://www.visual-paradigm.com/downloads/vpsuite/sde/nb/catalog.xml.gz input url
  5. Verify SDE for NetBeans is added sde nb added
  6. Open "Available Plugins" tab click available plugin
  7. Search SDE plug-in using search text box search sde
  8. Click "Install" button click install
  9. Wait around 5 minutes for download and install install sde nb
  10. Start SDE-NB by right-clicking the project root node open sde-nb
  11. Request evaluation key by clicking "Request Key" button import evaluation key
  12. Create and draw class diagram draw class diagram

Supported database

  1. Oracle 8i, 9i, 10g and 11g
  2. DB2 7 and 8
  3. Microsoft SQL Server 2000, 2005 and 2008
  4. Sybase Adaptive Server Enterprise 12.5
  5. Sybase SQL Anywhere 9
  6. MySQL 3, 4, 5
  7. HSQLDB 1.61 - 1.8
  8. Cloudscape/Derby 10
  9. PostgreSQL 7/8
  10. IBM Informix
  11. Ingres 2006
  12. Progress OpenEdge Release 10
  13. Firebird 2.0
  14. FrontBase 4

Supported platforms

  1. Microsoft Windows 98/2000/XP/2003/Vista/7
  2. Linux (well tested in Fedora, Ubuntu and Debian)
  3. Mac OSX

More information

SDE-NB Product Page

Try it Free

Download Community Edition (free for non-commercial use)

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