Archive for October 17th, 2009

Tools Used By Business Analysts

Saturday, October 17th, 2009

Here I have compiled a list of Tools used by Business Analysts. I beleive it should be helpful for BAs looking for most famous tools being used at different organizations.

  • Process mapping — Visio, Excel, UML
  • Process modelling — Websphere Business Modellet (WBM), Oracle Bea
  • Aqualogic, UML Activity diagram, Visio, Tibco
  • Requirements Mgmt — Doors, Rational Reqpro, Doors, Rational Requirements
  • Composer (RRC), Borland CaliberRM, Blueprint, Raveflow
  • Requirements Simulation — Irise , Blueprint, Ravenflow
  • UML Modeling — Rational Rose, Rational Software Architect(RSA), Visio, MS Visual Studio
  • Data Modelling — Erwin , ERStudio, Visio, MS Visual Studio, Enterprise Architect, Casewise Tau, System Architect
  • Collaboration tools — Lotus Notes, Sharepoint