Introduction to Sparx Systems Enterprise Architect

A hands-on overview of the most popular modeling tool in the world
 -Sparx Systems Enterprise Architect


Are you new to modeling or just new to using Sparx Systems Enterprise Architect? This one day course is designed for new EA users to teach them the fundamentals on how Sparx Enterprise Architect works and what you can do with it. You will learn how to how to navigate through the user interface, create basic models and customize your workspace based on the type of modeling that you need to perform. This is an introductory course so no previous modeling experience is required.

If you’ve done some modeling in Visio in the past and this is your first exposure to a repository based architecture modeling tool, this course is for you. This course will move you from drawing diagrams to modeling.  

If you’ve used a different architecture modeling tool in the past but now you are moving over to Sparx, this course is what you need. 

If you  have ambitions of becoming a better architect, this course is for you!

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Topics covered:

Introduction to the Sparx Architecture Platform – an overview of the products that make up the Sparx Architecture Platform including basic setups for individuals, small-groups and enterprise deployments.

Configuring the EA workspace – learn how to arrange your Sparx workspace, customize the application look, set preferences and install MDG technologies (add-ins)

Modeling Basics – understand how models and projects are organized, basic navigation, how to open an existing model, creating new models, and importing existing models.

Elements and Relationships – learn how to create new model elements, re-use existing elements, create relationships and perform traceability analysis.

Diagrams – an overview of how to create some of the most common architecture diagrams, including: Swim lanes, Kanban diagrams, heat-maps, graphs and matrices.

Search and Analyze – learn about the various capabilities Sparx EA provides to search and analyze architecture content both locally and in a shared repository

Publish and Share – learn the basic features of creating Word documents, HTML reports and exported images that can be use to share your architecture content with stakeholders

Upcoming Public Courses

  • March 27, 2020
  • April 24, 2020
  • May 22, 2020
  • June 26, 2020
  • July 24, 2020
Cost: $599 $299.50 / person 50% off
 / person
 50% OFF


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6 hours
This course is offered on our virtual training platform monthly during North American business hours.  Private sessions can also be arranged if you have a team needing an Intro to Sparx EA training class.



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Latest version of Sparx Enterprise Architect 

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