Meet Interoperability Challenges with Proven Solutions

CATIA No Magic has deep experience with DoDAF 2.0, MODAF, NAF 3 and UAF. Cameo Enterprise Architecture - based on core product MagicDraw - offers the most robust standards compliant DoDAF 2.0, MODAF, NAF 3, NAF 4, and UAF 1.1 via a UAF standardized solution.

No Magic fully supports all architectural framework products ensuring you achieve project results. No Magic also leads the industry in its integration in systems of systems engineering, ensuring that you achieve net-centric success.

Meeting DoDAF 2.0, MODAF, NAF 3 and UAF needs

Your team will do a better job of mining available data, measuring and visualizing architecture and overall success factors resulting in improved project results.

  • Convey the knowledge faster and easier
  • Easily represent and communicate complex architecture
  • Reduce assumptions, misconceptions and risk

Provide Program Manager accountability including the enablement of net-centric processes and architectures, flexibility and responsiveness.
 

  • Meet standards and easily follow guidance
  • Understand risk/cost
  • Gaps are identified and eliminated

No Magic's MagicDraw solution greatly facilitates the efficient and effective deployment of IT resources. The tool automates and assists the process of resource allocation ensuring project critical project success.

  • Use "what-if" scenarios to confirm and calculate project success criteria
  • Quickly identify under or over utilized resources
  • Are the resources deployed in a project?
  • Ensure that resources are allocated to meet specific project goals

Metrics lead to program success. Employing MagicDraw in UAF promotes significant improvement in processes, program and people efficiencies as well as shorter cycle times. Rapidly see and identify data relationships and critical paths.

  • Align your operational metrics with your system metrics
  • Use "what-if" scenarios to optimize system and operational parameters
  • Use metrics to drive system design and operations
  • Trace metrics back to systems that fulfill them


Efficiency - Benefit from improved speed to deploy, optimized resource allocation, improved collaboration and reduced overall cycle times. Teams will find it easier to take the abstract and make it meaningful, and achieve net-centric results.

  • Be efficient and collaborative
  • Easily and quickly pass along knowledge and training to others
  • Achieve efficiencies because guidance has been followed

Features

No Magic Cameo Enterprise Architecture key benefits include:

Support of Technologies

  • UAF - Unified Architecture Framework profile developed by OMG
  • UPDM - Unified Profile for DoDAF and MODAF developed by OMG
  • DoDAF - Department of Defence Architecture Framework
  • MODAF - Ministry of Defense Architecture Framework
  • NAF – NATO Architecture Framework
  • UML - Unified Modeling language developed by OMG
  • SysML - System Modeling language developed by OMG
  • SoaML - Service Oriented Modeling Language developed by OMG
  • BPMN - Business Process Modeling Notation developed by OMG
  • TOGAF - The Open Group Architecture Framework developed by The Open Group
  • Zachman - Zachman Enterprise Architecture Framework developed by the Zachman International

Usability / User Interface

  • Role-based predefined and customizable graphical user interface
  • Cut/copy/paste elements
  • Undo/redo mechanism, up to 500 steps
  • Diagramming (diagrams, tables, matrices, relation maps, Gantt charts)
  • Spell Checker
  • Customizable views of UAF, SysML and UML elements
  • Model structure management via tree-like interface
  • Hyperlinks for any model element
  • Model and diagram quick and advance search engines
  • Printing
  • Help system

Adjustments / Tailoring

  • DSL. The Domain Specific Language Customization Engine allows adapting tool to the domain specific profile, modeling domain
  • OCL constraints. OCL expressions can be added to any model element. Executable constraint checks model for correctness and completeness, displays errors in the model and suggests solutions.
  • Open API
  • Scripting Engine - scripts in BeanShell, JRuby, Jython, Groovy and JavaScript to create custom action for repetitive tasks
  • Report Wizard with the customizable WYSIWYG reports

Distributed Use / Parallel Development*

  • Teamwork Cloud. The Teamwork Cloud is the next generation repository for collaborative development and version model storage.
    • If you are connected to the Internet you may work with the model that is stored in the repository. A project manager may provide read only or full access to the repository for the overseas interested parties.
    • Every user may save their teamwork project locally and work without a constant connection with the Teamwork Cloud. Locally changed project files can be committed to the Teamwork Cloud at later date.
    • Branching ensures separated areas of development, tests and trials for the same project.
  • FLEXnet license server
    • Floating License - use the same license (i.e. MagicDraw Standard, Professional, Enterprise Edition or Plugins) on multiple machines
    • Borrowing - offline license mode

Configuration Management*

  • Teamwork Cloud works much like the source code version control system.
    • Every user may instantly obtain the newest version of the model; everybody is allowed to work in parallel on its own part.
    • All designs are stored in a single place, there are no more files that are scattered around in the network; changes can be introduced orderly and without conflicts.
    • Module level versioning control.
  • Merge Plugin enabling copying changes between different project versions
  • Visual model differencing

Security*

  • Different people in the project may have different access levels to the projects stored in the Teamwork Cloud repository
  • Different users may have different permissions on the data that is located in the teamwork cloud
  • Native user support in Teamwork Cloud integrated with Subversion/ClearCase and/or LDAP

Interoperability*

  • CATIA No Magic is official members of the OMG Model Interchange Working Group (MIWG) and UML Diagram Interchange (UMLDI) Group both formed to demonstrate and facilitate interoperability between UML®-based modeling tools. The groups’ initial focus is on model and diagrams interchange between UML®, OMG SysML™, and Unified Profile for DoDAF and MODAF (UPDM) -capable tools. Groups comprise end users, tool vendors and experts in the UML and XMI® standards.
  • Cameo DataHub - data bridge enabling the import/export, automatic synchronization and creation of references between CATIA No Magic products Cameo™ Requirements+, MagicDraw and the other vendors tools such as Rational® DOORS®, Rational® RequisitePro®, and CSV files. Support for other tools/formats/repositories to be forthcoming.
  • Sparx Systems Enterprise Architect Import plugin

Requirements Management

  • SysML Requirements Model
  • Support for SysML Requirements diagram
  • Requirements Traceability. Ability to manage traces between requirements and satisfying elements, requirements and test cases, requirements and refining elements and requirements of different levels of abstraction.
  • Predefined satisfy requirement and verify requirement matrices
  • Requirements tabular representation view
  • Automated Requirements numbering; requirement numbers active uniqueness check
  • Requirements Versioning control
  • Custom schemes support for requirements versioning and prioritization

Traceability / Build in Functions for Gap Analysis

  • Traceability. Traceability between different levels of abstraction which makes it possible to find more specific and realizing elements, usually not from the same view. This allows for handy specification and realization discovery, and navigation. Predefined traceability suites are customizable to customers’ needs.
  • The Dependency Matrix
  • Predefined editable matrices for UAF/DoDAF/MODAF/NAF:
    • Implementation Matrix for OV-SV gap analysis
    • Operational Activity to Capability Mapping matrix
    • Organizational resource responsibility for Projects matrix
    • Capability to Service Mapping matrix
    • Resource Interactions Matrix
    • Function to Operational Activity Traceability Matrix
    • Operational Activity to Systems Traceability Matrix
  • Predefined editable matrices for SysML:
    • Allocation matrix
    • Satisfy Requirement and Verify requirement matrices
  • Find Usages/Find Dependencies
  • The Relation Map
  • Predefined Relation Maps for UAF/DoDAF/MODAF:
    • Capability Structural Map
    • Capability Behavioral Map
    • Implementation Map
    • Operational Activity Implementation Map
    • Operational Activity Decomposition Map
    • Organization Structure Map
    • System Resource Map
    • Variant Map
  • Impact Analysis maps:
    • Operational Performer Impact Analysis Map
    • Operational Role Impact Analysis Map
    • Resource Impact Analysis Map
    • Resource Role Impact Analysis Map
  • Predefined Metric suites for coverage analysis:
    • Capability Metric suites
    • Operational Performer Metric Suites
    • Operational Activity Metric Suites
    • Project Metric Suites
    • Organizational Resources Metric Suites
    • Function Metric Suites
    • Requirement Coverage Metric Suites
  • Predefined Relation Maps for SysML:
    • Activity Decomposition Map
    • Instance Map
    • Requirement Containment Map
    • Requirement Derivation Map
  • Structure Decomposition Map

Reports / Direct Web Publishing

  • Report Wizard with the customizable WYSIWYG reports is built on top of the Velocity Engine (Open Source Templates engine). The type of template files that the Report Wizard supports: normal text, RTF, HTML, Spreadsheet template (need to be saved as HTML format), XML template (DocBook or FO), Microsoft Word and Excel 2007 files.
  • Cameo Collaborator is a web-based product designed to present models in a simplified form for stakeholders, sponsors, customers, and engineering teams. It's innovative capability - graphical comments, significantly improves team collaboration by involving even non-technical team members in the model review process.

Build in controls for consistency and quality models

  • Validation checks model for correctness and completeness, displays errors in the model or in a diagram/table and suggests solutions. The Active validation allows this functionality instantly.
  • Predefined Validation suites are provided for UML, SysML, SoaML, UAF models.

Multilingual models

  • Unicode support for models allows multilingual models to be build.
  • Spell Checker. Open Office dictionaries of 98 languages are supported.
  • Different predefined and unlimited numbers of custom languages of application GUI are supported: English, French, German, Japanese, Russian, and Thai interfaces. On demand translation to any other language can be implemented.


Detailed list of features supported by the core of the Cameo Enterprise Architecture can be found in MagicDraw features list.


*-Please note that one or more features under the following section may require additional products, such as Teamwork Server or Merge Plugin to be bought and used in combination with Cameo Enterprise Architecture. For more information about any of the required product, please click a hyperlink with the product name or go to the Related Products section (click Related Products on the product menu bar).

If you are already a MagicDraw user and you are interested in:

- UAF, DoDAF or MODAF modeling, please refer to UAF plugin.

- Business Process modeling, please refer to Cameo Business Modeler plugin.

 

Editions

Cameo Enterprise Architecture Enterprise edition

The Cameo Enterprise Architecture Enterprise Edition represents the top of the line of the Cameo Enterprise Architecture family of products and represents the ultimate solution for all your modeling needs.
The Cameo Enterprise Architecture Enterprise Edition contains all of MagicDraw's powerful UML, SysML, UPDM, BPMN, SoaML diagramming capabilities, including full UML 2.5.1 support and extensibility features, basic reporting functionality and image export. Files are stored in XMI format. All model elements can be accessed via Cameo Enterprise Architecture's Open API.

Edition / What's included

Enterprise Edition

MagicDraw Standard

 

MagicDraw Architect

 

MagicDraw Enterprise

X

UAF plugin

X

UPDM 2 Plugin

X

SysML Plugin

X

Cameo Business Modeler Plugin

X

Cameo Data Modeler Plugin

X

TOGAF Plugin

X

Zachman Plugin

X

Note: Cameo Enterprise Architecture Standard and Architect editions are no longer supported from 19.0 version

In this edition, you will find everything you need to draw, edit and publish your UML 2.5.1 models.

The Enterprise Edition also provides a Dependency Matrix, Generic Table, Relation Map, UI, Content, Networking, Free Form and Robustness diagrams, model analysis and facilitation features, customizable and extendable patterns, integrations with most popular IDEs and a set of predefined model templates and UML profiles. The Domain Specific Language customization engine allows adapting Cameo Enterprise Architecture tool to the specific domain (e.g. banking, embedded subfields, networking, etc.).

The Standard Edition is available in standalone, floating and mobile license versions and is fully compatible with the MagicDraw Teamwork Could. Also this edition includes Cameo Data Modeler, advanced modeling facilitations and analysis, reverse engineering and code generation for DDL, WSDL, CORBA IDL and XML. For working with DB structure, the Enterprise Edition not only provides code engineering and diagramming but also provides structure retrieval via JDBC.

The Enterprise Edition allows model transformations both ways: from Platform Independent Model (PIM) to Platform Specific Model (PSM) and from PSM to PIM. With model transformations, you can produce many specific models, such as XML Schema, DDL, or your customized specific model from a generic one.

With the first in industry visual model differencing feature, the Enterprise Edition provides unique capability to see the changes made between two different versions of a model. The Cameo Enterprise Architecture Enterprise Edition is a must when working with multiple development technologies and databases. The MagicDraw family of award-winning products represents the most powerful and best value in the enterprise modeling industry today.

If you are already a MagicDraw user and you are interested in:

  • UAF, DoDAF, MODAF or NAF modeling, please refer to UAF plugin.
  • Business Process modeling, please refer to Cameo Business Modeler plugin.

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NOTE: Existing users of No Magic products can access to the user portal at https://magicdraw.com/main.php, as well as Cameo Collaborator for Teamwork Cloud samples at https://ccexamples.nomagic.com.

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