The format panel – learn how to use it to your advantage

The saying goes that it's what's on the inside that counts.  That's certainly true for draw.io.  Our diagramming tool packs a punch when it comes to ease-of-use, functionality, and security.  But being a tool that houses all of these great features doesn't mean the result, namely your diagram, has to be bland or run-of-the-mill.  [...]

By |2020-11-26T11:23:51+01:00November 26th, 2020|Categories: customization, draw.io|Tags: , , , , , |

Migration from Confluence Server – all your draw.io related options

Atlassian Server EOL Atlassian announced the End of Life for their server products by 2024 and the sale of new server licenses by February 21st, 2021. It’s up to you to decide your best course of action, but remember the draw.io team is here to help with your diagramming needs. Over the next few months [...]

By |2021-01-15T13:23:21+01:00November 16th, 2020|Categories: Atlassian, draw.io, migration|Tags: , , , , |

Data Center Pricing: Upcoming changes to draw.io for Confluence

As you've probably heard, Atlassian has announced End of Life for their Server products. This means they’ll no longer be available for new purchases as of February, 2021. From February 2nd, 2023 on, you’ll also no longer be able to purchase new Server licenses for apps, and that Data Center will become the only [...]

By |2021-01-15T13:10:54+01:00November 2nd, 2020|Categories: draw.io, migration, news|Tags: , , , |

How draw.io diagrams help you tackle the challenges of Covid-19

The world outside has changed dramatically.  We've all had to rethink how we work to make the best out of the situation we're in.  Especially now, transparency, efficiency, and consistency have become even more important. Visualization can help you achieve all three. Here at draw.io, we're always thinking of ways to help you make [...]

By |2020-10-30T12:45:10+01:00October 30th, 2020|Categories: draw.io, use cases|Tags: , , |

Security in Confluence Cloud with draw.io

Last week, Atlassian announced the End of Life for Server.  It will now be up to you to decide on the best course of action regarding your transition from Server to Cloud.  Over the next few months (or years), many users, just like you, will be trying to make the exact same decision.  This [...]

By |2020-11-02T07:41:39+01:00October 27th, 2020|Categories: draw.io, Security|Tags: , , |

Visualization: Why are images and diagrams so powerful?

What is visualization anyway? Could you do me a favor and close your eyes?  Now imagine you're on a tropical island, relaxed and far away from the daily grind.  I'm pretty sure you didn't close your eyes and see all of that in words, but rather in pictures.  Today we're going to be exploring [...]

By |2020-10-16T09:14:37+02:00October 16th, 2020|Categories: draw.io|Tags: , |

Collaborative diagramming in draw.io for Confluence Cloud

With remote work being the norm for many of us right now, it makes sense that we'd want to have tools that enable us to work with colleagues, regardless of where they are in the world.  And to make sure you always have the tools you need, draw.io brings you real-time, collaborative diagramming for Confluence [...]

Why is draw.io feature-rich and yet so competitively priced?

If you think about all the reasons you enjoy using draw.io, you may say that it's because draw.io is feature-rich, easy to use, and constantly being improved upon.  You may have then asked yourself why we can offer draw.io at such competitive pricing. Well, let us help you by answering that question! [...]

By |2020-09-10T12:06:52+02:00September 9th, 2020|Categories: draw.io|Tags: , , |

New feature: A shape picker menu for draw.io

Do you enjoy riding bikes? I love it. There is nothing more beautiful than riding through nature for a few hours and forgetting the daily routine. I love it so much that I want to buy a new bike (of course, one with a carbon frame).  My wife wanted to know why it had [...]

By |2020-09-03T13:42:46+02:00September 3rd, 2020|Categories: draw.io, feature, news|Tags: , , , , |

A draw.io success story – Marcel Grossert, a solution architect

 Marcel Grossert started his career as an Enterprise Architect, but today, in his role as a certified "Professional Cloud Architect" (AWS, GCP), he mainly provides consulting services to international pharmaceutical companies. Marcel has been working in the software sector for almost 30 years and has gained valuable knowledge during this time (have a look [...]