CA ERwin Data Modeler Honored with Readers Choice Merit Award By Visual Studio Magazine
Readers Tap CA Technologies Solution for Delivering Differentiated Business Value in Data Modeling and Design
ISLANDIA, N.Y., November 1, 2010 – CA Technologies (NASDAQ: CA) today announced that CA ERwin® Data Modeler received a Readers Choice Merit Award from Visual Studio Magazine in the category of Databases, Data Development, & Modeling. The awards recognize the best Microsoft® Visual Studio®-related tools across 29 categories.
Magazine readers tapped CA ERwin Data Modeler for its proven ability to streamline the data modeling and database design process.
CA ERwin Data Modeler facilitates a managed, model-based approach for business analysis and requirements gathering, as well as the design and implementation of high-quality database and data warehouse applications. It also enables database professionals using SQL Server® to visually design and generate managed objects for use in the Visual Studio development environment.
"We rely on Visual Studio Magazine subscribers to drive our annual Readers Choice Awards, because they are among the most demanding and knowledgeable developers on the planet," said Michael Desmond, editor in chief for Visual Studio Magazine. "Our readers live and die by their tools. So when a product earns recognition in our survey, it really means something. These tools have proven themselves where it really counts—not in a reviewer's lab, but out in the field.”
The online Readers Choice Awards ballot, compiled by magazine editors, included more than 400 products. Award winners were chosen based on responses from hundreds of magazine subscribers.
“The recognition of CA ERwin Data Modeler by the in-the-trenches professionals who solve real-world database problems underscores its clear technical superiority,” said Mike Crest, general manager, Recovery Management and Data Modeling, CA Technologies. “In addition to delivering a technically superior solution, we work closely with our customers to ensure they get maximum value from their investments in ERwin—while meeting their constantly evolving data modeling and database design challenges.”
CA ERwin Data Modeler is a key component of the CA ERwin Modeling family, which offers an integrated set of technologies that enable best practices for database design and modeling. To join a community of more than 70,000 worldwide ERwin users, please visit http://erwin.com/community/.
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