SqlDBM Release Update – April 5, 2020

Azure Synapse Support | New Look of SqlDBM |  Convert Snowflake to Azure Synapse | Added Color for Data Vault

The SqlDBM team is proud to announce the release of SqlDBM v.2.11 based on our roadmap/feedback.

In this release, our top features include:

Support for Azure Synapse is Finally Here!

With that, SqlDBM is very proud to present a fantastic enhancement to the tool – Azure Synapse Support! With this feature you can improve your productivity as you develop and model your Azure Synapse DW. And of course, you can take advantage of and adapt SqlDBM features into your Azure Synapse projects such as Subject Areas, Relationships, Diagrams, View Modes, Revision history , Team Collaboration etc.

Support for access to Structure, Distributions, Partitions and other table option

Generate Azure Synapse DDLs / Forward Engineer support as well as Reverse Engineer Support

User can design Azure Synapse DW and easily materialize their beautiful designs into valuable SQL script.



Convert Snowflake to Azure Synapse

Project Conversion feature enables SqlDBM users to seamlessly convert one DB/DW type to another in a matter of a few clicks. Save hours of work from recreating DDL scripts while migrating from Snowflake/SqlServer/Redshift to Synapse.

  • Snowflake/SqlServer/Redshift to Synapse DDL Conversion
  • Easy and quick DB Type Migration


We’re excited to introduce you the new look of our website

We are proud to announce the new look of our website which includes changes in navigation, aesthetic design, content structure to provide a more streamlined design with better user experience. Our new website is fully responsive with mobile devices, making it easy to navigate on a wide range of web browsers and portable devices.

This new look provides a clear message of who we are, where our value lies in order to differentiate us from others.

Check it out at https://sqldbm.com 


Changes in project access rights based on user’s subscription

SqlDBM has updated its terms and conditions on Project collaboration and access to Cloud Data Warehouse type projects

1. Project Collaboration:
To collaborate on a project, user must have a paid subscription. SqlDBM will no longer support EDIT rights for project collaboration in Free Plan.

2. Cloud Data Warehouse Access:
Only “Business” Subscription users will have access cloud DW such as Snowflake, Redshift, Azure Synapse.

Following Subscription types will NOT have access to any cloud DW such as Snowflake, Redshift, Azure Synapse:
— Single Unlimited Monthly
— Single Unlimited Annual


Added Blue color for table formatting to support Data Vault modelers color coding practice

Most Data Vault modelers color code their Data vault models. SqlDBM was missing “Blue” color, and one of our client requested to do proper Data Vault designing.
Following is the most used color coding of Data Vault Model:

  • Hubs: Blue (Added)
  • Links: Red
  • Satellites: Yellow/Orange or Yellow/Green or Green


Fixed following tickets reported on Support Forum


This isn’t all we’ve done, we’ve also made a few minor tweaks to improve the overall experience with SqlDBM.

Please check out SqlDBM at https://sqldbm.com, let us know how we can improve SqlDBM to resolve your current issues related to database designing/modeling. Help us get the next update to SqlDBM in the best possible shape. Your feedback is important to securing a solid update release, and we greatly appreciate your assistance.