History of Diagramming Software - Software Ideas Modeler

Software Ideas Modeler - Version 12

Version 12

12th December 2019

  • Improved user interface
  • New diagram types: Infographic, Tutorial, CMMN, Finite State Machine Diagram, I star, UML Model Diagram, UML Manifestation Diagram and UML Information Flow Diagram
  • Updated UML, SysML, ArchiMate standards
  • Better styling and relationship type options
  • Improved properties dialog and sidebar
  • Changed project model
  • New shapes

Software Ideas Modeler - Version 11

Version 11

11th July 2017

  • Software Ideas Server
  • MDI Interfaced replaced by Tab interface
  • Documentation Script Templates
  • Model Versioning
  • Presentation
  • Brainstorming Tool
  • User Reports
  • New Diagram Types: Computer Network Diagram, Decision Table, Layer Diagram and Web Page Diagram

Software Ideas Modeler - Version 10

Version 10

25th May 2016

  • Ribbon interface
  • Quick action bar
  • Macros
  • Layouts
  • Navigation sidebar
  • Enhanced formatted text

Version 9

10th November 2015

  • Model Navigator
  • Improved Model Overview
  • Improved auto alignment
  • Diagram generation
  • Freehand style
  • Multiple element insert

Version 7

14th April 2014

Software Ideas Modeler - Version 7

  • Custom diagrams
  • ArchiMate, IDEF1X E-R Diagram
  • Element grids (Stereotypes, Tagged Values, Relationships, Diagrams-Elements)
  • Element lists (Use Cases, Requirements)
  • High DPI support
  • Shaping tools
  • Improved source code parsing - relationship resolving
  • Database sidebar

Version 6

4th April 2013

Software Ideas Modeler - Version 6

  • SysML Diagrams, Venn Diagram, Chen Notation E-R Diagram, Mind Map
  • Matrices (CRUD, RACI, RADIO, etc.)
  • SVN support
  • Design patterns, Field patterns
  • Auto SnapLines
  • Auto backup, auto export
  • Start with box
  • Configurable sidebars

Version 5

6th Februar 2012

Software Ideas Modeler - Version 5

  • BPMN, JSD, Entity Life History, Hierarchical Task Analysis, Gane & Sarson DFD
  • Source code parsing
  • Smart keys
  • Custom filters
  • Templates
  • Aliases
  • Glossary
  • Project comparison

Version 4

4th October 2010

Software Ideas Modeler - Version 4

  • Flowchart, Timing and Robustness Diagram
  • Importing of .NET assemblies, database tables
  • Element Browser
  • Tasks, TO-DOs
  • Filters
  • XMI
  • Type Sets

Version 3

13th Februar 2010

Software Ideas Modeler - Version 3

  • Interaction Overview, Composite Structure, Component, Data Flow and Mixed Diagram
  • Tagged values
  • SVG export
  • Layers
  • Print
  • Grouping

Version 2

2nd December 2009

Software Ideas Modeler - Version 2

  • New UML diagrams - Package, Communication, Object, Profile diagram
  • Improved styling
  • Drawing tools
  • Start page

19th December 2009 - Version 2.5

  • CRC Cards
  • Style set editor

Version 1.5

30th September 2009

Software Ideas Modeler- Version 1.5

Version 1

6th August 2009

Software Ideas Modeler - Version 1

  • First version