InfoSphere Data Architect recently received upgrade to version 7.6. It is a modern data modeling tool, and its Eclipse pedigree allows flexible integration and use of various plugins and technologies coming from the Eclipse project.
There is an update of the presentation that focuses on what are the essential practices of data modeling – talking specifically about those for InfoSphere Data Architect. This presentation breaks down the practices into categories such as best practices of logical data modeling, physical data modeling, DB2 specifics and reverse engineering, working in a team, and similar.
The slides are partly from training materials from the Data Modeling with InfoSphere Data Architect, a course for experienced data modelers that focuses on mastering the InfoSphere Data Architect for those who are already proficient in modeling.