Organize and visualize complex relationships
Diagrams are node-link displays that help users understand how elements in a system are connected to one another. Diagrams are used in process and workflow applications, business organization charts, network management displays and UML modelers, to name just a few. Graph layout algorithms are used help automatically rearrange the nodes and links in these display for maximum readability.
Why choose IBM?
IBM products provide a complete set of services for building diagram displays, including design tools, a software development kit (SDK) and sophisticated graph layout algorithms. Developers prefer IBM solutions because they are easy to use, completely customizable, and can deploy to both the desktop and the Web browser.
IBM supports diagram displays on a variety of platforms, including Java™, C++, and Adobe® Flex®. In general, these products all feature: