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ConceptDraw DIAGRAM Comparison with
Omnigraffle Professional and MS Visio

Benefits of ConceptDraw DIAGRAM versus Omnigraffle and MS Visio.

In the process of conducting business, sometimes words alone do not have the ability to describe a situation, state, or process with enough accuracy to guarantee successful communication to stakeholders, team members, and other assorted individuals. To convey a faultless understanding to others it is often necessary to include graphics and diagrams to support the meaning conveyed. The combination of words and graphics associated with the text is a powerful cohesive means of communication that removes participant doubt and improves clarity. The end result is to accelerate business. Business today is conducted at an incredible rate. The speed of business has increased for organizations of every size and for all participants.

ConceptDraw DIAGRAM Compare

List ConceptDraw DIAGRAM Omnigraffle Professional MS Visio Professional
Features
Last version to sale 12 7 2016
OS Win/macOS macOS/iOS Win
General Features
Multi-page Documents + +
Presentation mode + + +
Sample diagrams supplied with program + + +
Smart Connectors + + +
Spline tool + +
Shape Sheet + +
Dropper tool +
Locking various object properties from changing + +
Ability to edit a group (set text, fill, set line properties and etc.) + + +
Library navigator window + +
Find objects in libraries + +
Set of predefined units of measurement + + +
Alpha Channel support (opacity/transparency) + + +
Built-in scripting language + +
Extend application possibilities with plug-ins + +
Extended hyperlinks + + +
Background pages support + +
Texture fill + +
Layers + + +
Guide Lines + + +
Corner Rounding + + +
Customizable tools
Ability to create objects with userdefined behavior + +
Userdefined actions with objects + + +
Supports Custom (or user-defined) Properties for shapes + +
Integration and sharing
Import Visio 2013 VSDX + + +
Export to Visio 2013 VSDX + +
Import Visio 2013 stencils VSSX + +
Import PowerPoint documents +
Export to PowerPoint documents +
Export to EPS + +
Export to PDF + +
Import PDF +
Supports own XML format + +
Export to HTML + +
Export to SVG + + +
Integration with mind mapping tool +
Integration with Project Management tool + +
Libraries
OS X interface libraries +
Ribbon interface library +
Building, space, and floor plans + + +
Directory services diagrams + +
Engineering diagrams—electrical, chemical, and more + +
Logical network diagrams + +
Network rack diagrams + +
Software diagramming + +
Value stream maps + +

Pic. 1. Benefits of ConceptDraw DIAGRAM versus Omnigraffle and MS Visio

ConceptDraw DIAGRAM Presentation

Pic. 2. Dynamic Presentations

With Dynamic presentations, you can display your presentation on a secondary monitor or projector, while your main monitor is left open for you to make edits as you move through the presentation. This allows you the unique ability to collaborate with team members in a meeting setting or quickly respond to feedback from your audience.

Any diagram or drawing you make in ConceptDraw DIAGRAM can be a dynamic presentation — everything from flowcharts and block diagrams to network diagrams and wiring schematics.

All source documents are vector graphic documents. They are available for reviewing, modifying, or converting to a variety of formats (PDF file, MS PowerPoint, MS Visio, and many other graphic formats).




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TEN RELATED HOW TO's:

How to Construct a Fishbone Diagram →

Fishbone, Ishikawa or Cause and Effect diagram helps understand the reasons of completed or potential actions by structuring their causes in smaller categories. Also, one can use it to see how the contributing factors are related to each other. In everyday company routine, a Cause and Effect diagram is helpful with a number of regular activities like brainstorming, project management, and problem solving. How to Construct a Fishbone Diagram? Construction a Fishbone diagram in professional diagramming software ConceptDraw DIAGRAM is more easy than you think. Just use the predesigned vector elements from the Fishbone Diagrams library for Fishbone Diagrams solution or one of plenty Fishbone templates and examples, and you will get a Cause and Effect diagram in minutes.How to Construct a Fishbone Diagram *
Picture: How to Construct a Fishbone Diagram
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Personal area (PAN) networks. Computer and Network Examples →

All computer networks differ by various params, and their size is one of them. As global area networks are the biggest, personal area (PAN) networks are the smallest. Personal computers, smartphones and other devices that have possibility to connect to Internet form a personal network. This diagram was created using ConceptDraw Computer Network Diagrams to represent a typical components of Personal area network. A personal area network (PAN) is the connection of IT devices around an individual person. This sample of personal area network involves a notebook, a personal digital assistant (PDA), and a portable printer. Commonly a PAN contains such wireless devices as mouse, keyboard, smartphone and tablet. A wireless connection is typical for a PAN.Personal area (PAN) networks
Picture: Personal area (PAN) networks. Computer and Network Examples
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Flowchart Symbols Accounting. Activity-based costing (ABC) flowchart →

When used in different areas, flowcharts use specific symbols to depict different elements. ConceptDraw DIAGRAM offers libraries of symbols for many areas. One of such libraries is flowchart symbols accounting, which provides symbols for accounting diagrams. Activity-based costing calculates the costs of all products and services based on activities in an organization. A type of accounting flowchart that shows how costs are assigned to products with resources and activities is called Activity-based costing (ABC) flowchart. It can be designed in a digital drawing software such as ConceptDraw DIAGRAM. Here is an accounting flowchart template and symbols. These flowchart symbols are applied for making accounting flow charts in ConceptDraw DIAGRAM and with its Accounting Flowcharts solution. An accounting flowchart is a specific type of a flow diagram. Practically a number of flowchart-type diagrams commonly utilized to clarify many parts of an accounting department working process. Accounting flowchart assists a process of preparing accounting documentation. It shows who responsible for implementation of each step in the workflow of accounting department.Flowchart Symbols Accounting. <br>Activity-based costing (ABC) flowchart *
Picture: Flowchart Symbols Accounting. Activity-based costing (ABC) flowchart
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Security Plans →

No security system cannot be constructed without detailed security plan, or even a set of plans in some cases. ConceptDraw DIAGRAM software offers the Security and Access Plans Solution from the Building Plans Area to help you design the Security Plans for any premises and of any complexity.Security Plans *
Picture: Security Plans
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SysML →

Systems Modeling Language (SysML) is a general-purpose modeling language for systems engineering applications. ConceptDraw DIAGRAM diagramming and vector drawing software was extended with SysML Solution from the Software Development Area of ConceptDraw Solution Park specially to help systems engineers design various model systems with SysML.SysML *
Picture: SysML
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How to Draw a Computer Network Diagrams →

Planning a computer network can be a challenge for a junior specialist. However, knowing how to draw a computer network diagrams isn’t a rocket science anymore. There are a lot of special software for creating such diagrams with predesigned templates and examples. The core for Network Fault Tolerance System presented here, is the equipment of Cisco. You can see here the certified Cisco equipment icons. Generally, ConceptDraw DIAGRAM libraries contain more than half of a thousand objects representing the standardized images of Cisco equipment. ConceptDraw solution for network diagramming is a great network diagramming tool for any level skills - from students to network guru.How to Draw a Computer Network Diagrams
Picture: How to Draw a Computer Network Diagrams
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Landscape Plan →

A landscape plan depicts all the features of a future garden including buildings, plants, lawns or a patio. Such plan is a very important part of site adjustment because it gives a complete picture of future project.Landscape Plan *
Picture: Landscape Plan
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UML Diagram Visio →

This sample shows the UML Class Diagram that was created in ConceptDraw DIAGRAM on the Mac and then was opened for editing in MS Visio. Using the 13 libraries of the Rapid UML Solution for ConceptDraw DIAGRAM you can create your own visual vector UML diagrams quick and easy.UML Diagram Visio *
Picture: UML Diagram Visio
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Design Element: Chen for Entity Relationship Diagram - ERD →

It is very difficult to get into database model idea without any examples. To create one, you can use Chen’s notation for Entity Relationship Diagrams (ERD) and try to see all the peculiarities yourself. This notation describes entities and relations as basic geometric shapes like rectangles and diamonds. Chen notation for Entity-relationship diagrams is used for designing relational databases. It depicts the database entities as a set of subjects. For example events, people, ideas, etc. All entities has common characteristics (attributes). Any object of the system is identified as the sole and unique. The name of entity should indicate the class or type of the the whole object, not a given example. The connection commonly represents a relationship between entities. Conceptdraw Entity-Relationship Diagrams (ERD) solution provides the libraries with ready-to-use ERD element fitting Chen's notation objects and relationships.Design Element: Chen  <br>for Entity Relationship Diagram - ERD *
Picture: Design Element: Chen for Entity Relationship Diagram - ERD
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Electrical Symbols — Qualifying →

A qualifying symbol is graphics or text added to the basic outline of a device’s logic symbol to describe the physical or logical characteristics of the device. 26 libraries of the Electrical Engineering Solution of ConceptDraw DIAGRAM make your electrical diagramming simple, efficient, and effective. You can simply and quickly drop the ready-to-use objects from libraries into your document to create the electrical diagram.Electrical Symbols — Qualifying *
Picture: Electrical Symbols — Qualifying
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