Visual Paradigm 7.1 (formerly VP-UML 7.1) Released

September 21, 2009 - Visual Paradigm International Limited announced today the release of Visual Paradigm 7.1 (formerly VP-UML 7.1), an award winning UML CASE Tool.

Visual Paradigm 7.1 (formerly VP-UML 7.1) introduces a number of new features, which includes:
  • Matrix
  • Analysis Diagram
  • Use case flow of events editor
  • Use cases and actors grid
  • Voice documentation
  • Glossary grid
  • Report template designer
  • Test case editor
  • Web application screen mock up
  • Support mirror model element from dependent project

Enhancements to Visual Paradigm 7.1 (formerly VP-UML 7.1) includes:
  • Customizable use case rank
  • Combine multiple communication diagram message to single arrow head
  • Support BPMN 2.0 notations
  • Transit pool/lane to actor while transit business process task to use casev
  • Identify business process elements using textual analysis
  • Automatic sweep process after insert task
  • Support remove columns in generate database schema update script
  • Synchronize multiple class diagrams and entity relationship diagrams
  • Support collapse node in mind mapping diagram
  • Reference other project model elements
  • Allow show attributes as associations or attributes
  • Support more options in find model element dialog box
  • Java code round-trip engineering with multiple source path

Pricing and Availability

Visual Paradigm 7.1 (formerly VP-UML 7.1) is now available through the Visual Paradigm online shop ( and through Visual Paradigm authorized resellers ( Visual Paradigm (formerly VP-UML) is available under both single-seat (developer-based) and floating licenses. Single-seat licenses are available from US $99.00 for the Modeler Edition to US $1399.00 for the Enterprise Edition. Alternatively, these licenses can be purchased with a one-year software maintenance contract for prices starting from US $118.50 up to US $1678.50. A floating license is available from US $128.50 to US $1818.50, or US $154.00 to US $2182.00 including a one-year software maintenance contract. Both minor and major version upgrades are covered by the software maintenance contracts.

Visual Paradigm (formerly VP-UML)

Visual Paradigm (formerly VP-UML) is a UML tool. The tool is designed for a wide range of users including software engineers, system analysts, business analysts and system architects, or for anyone who is interested in reliably building large-scale software systems using an object-oriented approach. In addition, Visual Paradigm (formerly VP-UML) supports the latest standards of UML notation. The Visual Paradigm (formerly VP-UML) product home page is located on the Web at

Visual Paradigm International Limited

Visual Paradigm International Limited is a leading provider of software solutions that enable organizations to develop quality applications faster, better and cheaper. Visual Paradigm is dedicated to continually developing and delivering software, services and partnerships to help customers accurately transform their system requirements into high-quality software solutions, all with minimum risk and maximum return on investment. All Visual Paradigm products are designed and developed to remove complexity, improve productivity and compress customers' software development time frames.

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