CDIF


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CDIF

CDIF

(CASE Data Interchange Format) An EIA standard for exchanging data between CASE tools. See PCTE.
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Rich Endean, from the CDIF, said the new rink could be up and running as early as Autumn next year if planners agreed.
Cayenne Software's Object-Team, GroundWorks and Terrain products will support the CDIF standard by the end of 1997.
Prior to the creation of the JViews-based CDIF system, dispatchers used a system based on complex tables and numerical values to display scheduling information.
Users are able to import existing design information from Forte into Paradigm Plus via the CDIF import/export feature, modify the design information in Paradigm Plus, and re-generate Forte scripts, which can then be imported back into the Forte environment for further modification.
Prism Directory Manager imports logical models from Oracle CASE using a reader that converts the Oracle CASE export file into CDIF (CASE Data Interchange Format) format.
It imports meta data from several sources, including the meta data collected by Prism Warehouse Manager during warehouse development, as well as meta data from CASE tools in CDIF format and predefined tab-delimited files.
Other new features include improvements to the advanced graphical user interface, SQL and log browsing facilities, and significantly, a CDIF export facility that links the DBStar Migration Architect V3 with CASE Entity-relationship Diagramming (ERD) tools supporting the CDIF standard.
In addition to importing the meta data created by Prism Warehouse Manager, Prism Directory Manager also imports meta data from CASE tools using an interface based on the emerging CDIF (CASE Data Interchange Format) standard.
CDIF, PCTE) and Oracle's CDD/Repository and has made a corporate commitment to support standards as they become accepted.
The 210,000 square meter shopping center within the complex houses nearly 300 shops, making CDIFS the most cosmopolitan and fashionable urban landmark in Chengdu and in the whole of western China.