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Manage Your Database and BI Metadata and Documentation Quickly and Efficiently

DOC xPress offers complete documentation for SQL databases and BI tools, while also enabling business and technical users to edit and annotate their technical metadata.

 
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DOC xPress offers complete documentation for SQL databases and BI applications, while also enabling business and technical users to edit and annotate their technical metadata.

Standard
$395
Per User
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Pro
$1295
Per User
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Server
$3995
Must Have Pro to Run Server
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    Lineage and Impact Analysis

    Easily discover where data comes from, how it’s being used and how changes to one object in your environment can impact other areas.

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    Metadata Discovery Management

    Automated scanning of metadata allows documents to be kept up-to-date with little to no interaction by users.

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    Metadata Version Comparison

    Easily capture and compare what environments look like before and after their changes.

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    Documentation

    DOC xPress allows users to generate documentation in a variety of formats. Documentation can be created for SQL Server, SSAS, SSIS, SSRS, Excel, Oracle, Hive and much more!

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    Server Edition

    Brings the metadata capabilities of the desktop application to a web application that you host, making it much easier to share documentation, lineage and data dictionary information in your organization.

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Standard
$395
Per user
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Pro
$1295
Per user
Buy
Server
$3995
Must Have Pro to Use Server
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Placeholder_Image Impact Analysis

Impact Analysis allows developers to save countless hours trying to assess how a change to one part of their environment will impact others by enabling them to explore the dependencies in their environments with ease.

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Placeholder_Image Object Lineage

Data Object Lineage allows developers and DBAs to answer the question “Where did this data come from?” A huge time-drain for all types of developers and DBAs, whether focused on BI or not, is tracing the source of data within a system. Object Lineage enables users to explore the dependencies in their environment.

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Data Dictionary gives users the ability to add extra information throughout the documentation that would be useful to business users.

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Placeholder_Image Data Dictionary Import/Export

Data Dictionary Import/Export allows you to import and export to and from CSV files.

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Placeholder_Image Metadata Viewer

DOC xPress will let you view metadata for any object in its documentation database. View this metadata in trees or sub-trees from the solution window or snapshot management window.

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Placeholder_Image Role-Based Output

DOC xPress can generate documentation targeted toward a specific audience, such as developers or business analysts, or be customized for your needs.

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Placeholder_Image Snapshot Comparison

Snapshot comparison allows developers to look at two snapshots taken by DOC xPress at different points in time and see what was different.

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Placeholder_Image Snapshot Command Line Scheduler

The snapshot and documentation schedulers will provide a file that can be executed through a command line script that can be scheduled or used in third party integration.

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Snapshot Management gives users an easy way to keep track of and maintain snapshots in the DOC xPress repository.

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Snapshot Process takes a solution configuration and reads all sources, updating the stored snapshot and maintaining a version history chain. This includes SQL Server, Integration Services, and Analysis Services in the initial version.

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Document Generation Process allows users to generate documentation in a variety of formats. Documentation can be generated from the most current snapshot, or from any snapshot taken in the past. The generated documentation can even be customized for a variety of audiences.

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Documentation Image Support allows users to insert both pre-defined images generated by DOC xPress, as well as custom images provided with the templates.

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Placeholder_Image Import External Sources

DOC xPress gathers data using built in providers. In addition, users can develop their own providers for unsupported platforms such as Access or DB2.

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Placeholder_Image Multiple Format Support

DOC xPress gives you five different choices for exporting your documentation: RTF, DOCX, HTML, HTML Frameset and CHM.

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Placeholder_Image Solution Wizard

To simplify the creation of documentation, DOC xPress provides an easy wizard to walk users through creation of both snapshots and documentation.

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Placeholder_Image Tableau Provider

Gives you the ability to snapshot and document Tableau Servers.

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Placeholder_Image Technologies Supported

DOC xPress currently supports multiple technologies for documentation including SQL Server (DB/SSIS/SSAS/SSRS), Oracle, Hive, and Excel.

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Placeholder_Image Visual Studio/SQL Server Data Tools Integration

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • How are DOC xPress and DOC xPress Server licensed?

    DOC xPress is licensed per user, per machine where it is used. DOC xPress Server is licensed per server instance with 5 client access licenses included. A client access license is assigned to a single user. Additional client access licenses can be purchased. Please contact sales@pragmaticworks.com for more information.

  • Does DOC xPress support encrypted packages and passwords?

    Yes, DOC xPress supports SSIS projects and ISPAC that encrypt passwords. It also supports encrypted SSIS packages.

  • Can I view a sample document?

    You can! Click here to download a sample document. Having trouble viewing CHM files? Click here for instructions on how to view them.

  • What are the differences between DOC xPress Pro and Server?

    DOC xPress Server makes it easier to share and explore documentation across the enterprise. It eliminates the need to install DOC xPress Pro to view documentation, do lineage analysis, and update data dictionaries.

  • What are the system requirements for DOC xPress?

    • SQL Server Integration Services 2008, 2008 R2, 2012, 2014 or 2016
    • BIDS 2005, 2008, 2008 R2 (Business Intelligence Development Studio), or SSDT 2010, 2012 (SQL Server Data Tools)
    • Microsoft ® .NET 3.5 with Service Pack 1
    • Microsoft ® .NET 4.0
    • Microsoft ® SQL Server ® 2012 Transact-SQL ScriptDom x86
  • Can I customize the way my documentation works?

    The DOC xPress and DOC xPress Server templates are used to lend form and reason to the output. They are fully customizable and control what information is included in the documentation. For more information, click here.