Polarion Connector for Enterprise Architect

 Integrate Sparx Enterprise Architect with Polarion ALM


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Just few clicks are enough to synchronize EA diagrams and Polarion Work Items inside the EA interface!

Diagram images are attached (or updated) and included in the description field of the related Work Items.

Is then possible to use Polarion to:

  • Add textual description to your diagrams and elements Work Items
  • Manage approval life-cycle of your EA diagrams and elements Work Items
  • Generate Polarion Documents with EA diagrams images
  • Generate wiki pages showing your EA diagrams

In few words you can manage your EA diagrams, packages and elements exactly as other Polarion Work Items!

Main Features:

  • Fully integrated within EA installation: no third-party server is required
  • Fully integrated within EA interface; menu items, synchronization results, and also Polarion browser are visible without leaving your EA interface
  • User friendly switch from EA environment to Polarion web interface and vice versa
  • No additional customization is required, neither to EA model nor to Polarion target project configuration
  • Mapping configuration and synchronization data are stored in an external database and not within your own EA or Polarion projects


Installation and Setup

  • Before installing this new version, you must un-install any previous versions of the connector.
  • Unpack the zip file and double click on the “setup” application to install.
  • Online help/documentation is provided inside the application, with a worked tutorial example.
    • ** SPECIAL NOTE ** To access the online help, click the question mark "?" in the top right hand side of the EAPO window. Then click anywhere in the window. Windows will then launch the online help for the Enterprise Architect to Polarion connector.



What's New in Version 3.1.3

Updated September 2019

Version 3.1.3

  • Fixed the isObsolete flag to only get updated when an item is obsolete. Status and other custom field changes are now not reset to the inital state.


Version 3.1.2

  • Fixed an issue where the full model hierarchy was not shown.


Version 3.1.1

  • Fixed an issue when using very long (50 characters or more) Polarion Project IDs in certain cases caused the Polarion mapping types not to save correctly.


Version 3.1

  • Fixed an issue where the user’s saved connection settings was not correctly populated in certain circumstances
  • Connector now uses the desktop's preferred external browser to view Polarion information


Version 3.0

  • Rebranded and licensed for Siemens PLM


Version 2.0.4

  • Improved the compatibility with EA12 and Polarion 2015
  • Fixed an issue with saving a connection for its reusal
  • Added a layer in the log that is helpful for support


Version 2.02

  • Online guide is now available upon pressing F1
  • Deleted an error associated to the undefined Work Item icon
  • Inserted a message that is communicating how to configure the heading of a Polarion Project






Vendor Siemens PLM
Published Version 3.1.3 - September 2019
Price Free
Supported by Siemens PLM This extension is supported by Siemens PLM for customers with a current support/maintenance agreement.
Requirements Polarion 2018 GA (3.18.0) or higher
Enterprise Architect, System Engineering, Ultimate Edition 12.x, 13.x, 14.x and 15.x