Skip to Content
screenshot of  PowerDesigner software running on a laptop

SAP PowerDesigner

Set the foundation for digital transformation success with enterprise data architecture tools.

Plan and manage complex business transformation initiatives

Build a blueprint of your current enterprise architecture and visualise the impact of change before it happens with SAP PowerDesigner software. 


With capabilities such as data modelling, link and sync, and metadata management, you can immediately capture architecture layers and requirements, tap into a powerful metadata repository, and share discoveries with your team.

  • On-premise deployment
  • Information mapping and drag-and-drop interface to find business needs
  • IT impact analyses that uncover potential risks and roadblocks
  • Intuitive visualisations and Web-based dashboards for better collaboration 

Key Benefits

Align your business with IT

Create tight connections between your company’s unique requirements, language, and data models by using link-and-sync technology.

Improve team productivity

Help developers and enterprise architects exchange information through a secure metadata repository that supports all modelling types.

Document your existing systems

Simplify the lives of your users and IT staff with a flexible, wizard-driven system for documentation and Web-based reporting.

Key Features

Information mapping

  • Document dependencies accurately with a drag-and-drop mapping editor
  • Drag to or from any supported source to target model pairs 
  • Create comprehensive mapping definitions for data dictionary entries

Document generation

  • Provide secure, controlled access to metadata through wizard-driven lists, multimodel documents, and hyperlinked Web reporting
  • Share documents to foster project-wide collaboration and communication, even with non-modelers

Impact analysis

  • Integrate all model types by using automated link-and-sync technology
  • Streamline communication and collaboration to increase your organisation's responsiveness to change 

Build a business case

Enterprise Metadata Management

Learn how metadata management solutions from SAP can help you share and govern metadata between different use cases and meet the demands of digital business in increasingly diverse IT environments.

Gartner MQ for Metadata Management Solutions

Gartner named SAP as a Leader in the 2020 Gartner “Magic Quadrant for Metadata Management Solutions.” The report recognised SAP as a Leader based on its “ability to execute” and “completeness of vision.” 

Technical Information

This product is deployed on premise, and system and software requirements vary by specific customer scenarios.

Installation and setup

Follow the setup instructions so you can start running your SAP software quickly and confidently.


Optimise configuration of  SAP PowerDesigner with our comprehensive configuration guide.


Find out how you can seamlessly integrate SAP PowerDesigner with your existing IT landscape.

Get Started

Jump-start your implementation and drive ROI by collaborating with industry experts, consultants, and support engineers throughout your journey.


Transform your business quickly and effectively by taking advantage of our holistic service and support plans, expert consulting services, custom application development, proven best practices, and deep industry and technical knowledge.


Help keep your SAP solutions running at peak performance with our IT experts and support services, including long-term plans, embedded teams, remote technology support, self-service portal, and innovation strategies.

Security and compliance

Focus on your business and customer relationships, while keeping your data safe and reliable. SAP takes a proactive, predictive approach to maintaining compliance and data security in the cloud and within an on-premise data centre.

Questions? Get in touch!

Back to top