33 Data Modeling tools

This is the list of all database modeling and design tools for popular relational databases (Oracle, SQL Server, MySQL or PostgreSQL) we found on the web. If you found something else or see any inaccuracies, let us know and we'll fix it.


erwin Data Modeler


erwin Data Modeler is an industry-leading data modeling solution that provides a simple, visual interface to manage your complex data environment.

Supports: SQL Server, Oracle, MySQL, DB2, Informix, ODBC, Progress, SAS, SAP ASE, SAP IQ, Teradata

Type: Commercial

Toad Data Modeler


Toad Data Modeler enables developers, DBAs, and designers to create, maintain and document quality database designs and structures across various database platforms.

Supports: SQL Server, Oracle, MySQL, PostgreSQL, Access, DB2, Teradata, SAP ASE, SAP SQL Anywhere, SAP IQ, SQLite

Notable features: Model synchronization, generation of HTML, RTF and PDF reports, generation of alter (change) scripts

Type: Commercial

Navicat Data Modeler


Navicat Data Modeler is a database design tool which helps you build conceptual, logical and physical data models. It allows you to visually design database structures, perform reverse/forward engineering processes, import models from ODBC data sources, generate complex SQL/DDL, print models to files

Supports: MySQL, MariaDB, Oracle, SQL Server, PostgreSQL and SQLite

Type: Commercial



Simple web-based data modeling tool with very interesting text based designer.

Supports: MySQL, MariaDB, Oracle, PostgreSQL, SQL Server

Notable features: Very useful text editor

Type: Commercial

DeZign for Databases


Database design and modeling tool

Supports: SQL Server, Oracle, MySQL, PostgreSQL, DB2, Access, SQLite3, SAP ASE, Firebird, Interbase, NexusDB, SAP SQL Anywhere

Notable features: Forward engineering (generates complete DDL scripts), subdiagrams (subviews), compare and merge models utility, model (model-to-database and database-to-model)

Type: Commercial

Database Workbench


Database Workbench offers a single development environment for developing with multiple database engines.

Supports: SQL Server, Oracle, MySQL, MariaDB, PostgreSQL, SAP SQL Anywhere, InterBase, Firebird, NexusDB

Type: Commercial



Data Modeling for Multi-Platform Environments

Supports: SQL Server, Oracle, MySQL, PostgreSQL, DB2, SAP ASE, MongoDB, Hadoop + Hive, Firebird, Hadoop, Hive, Access, SAP ASE, SAP IQ, Teradata

Type: Commercial



DbSchema is diagram designer and query tool.

Supports: SQL Server, Oracle, MySQL, Amazon Redshift, Cache, Cassandra, DaffodilDB, DB2, Derby, JavaDB, Exasol, Firebird, Filemaker, FoxPro, FrontBase, HBase, H2, Hive, HyperSQL, Informix, Ingres, JDataStore, MariaDb, MongoDb, Access

Type: Commercial



Database design and synchronization tool

Supports: SQL Server, Oracle, MySQL, PostgreSQL

Type: Commercial



A database modeling tool for creating Entity Relationship Diagrams, Relational Schemas, Star Schemas, and SQL DDL statements.

Supports: SQL Server, Oracle, MySQL, PostgresSQL, Teradata, IBM DB2, Access

Notable features: Web application

Type: Free

DB Designer Fork


DB Designer Fork is a fork of the fabFORCE DBDesigner 4. It integrates entity relationship design,front-end (you can run queries) and SQL exporting

Supports: SQL Server, Oracle, MySQL, Firebird, SQLite, PostgreSQL

Type: Free



Jeddict is an open source graphical tool that enhances productivity and simplifies development tasks of creating complex entity relationship models.

Supports: SQL Server, Oracle, MySQL, SAP ASE, PostgreSQL, Access, H2, Apache Derby

Notable features: Plugin to Netbeans

Type: Free

DatabaseSpy Graphical Database Design Tool


The Altova DatabaseSpy® 2017 graphical database Design Editor lets you view and edit the structures of all your databases through one graphical user interface.

Supports: SQL Server, Oracle, MySQL, PostgreSQL, SAP ASE, Firebird, IBM DB2, Informix, Access, Azure SQL Database, OpenEdge, SQLite

Type: Commercial

Database Deployment Manager


Database Deployment Manager (DDM) tool is a multi-platform tool that allows database administrators and users to create database structures (tables, queries, etc...) using object oriented methodology which can be used to populate multiple databases.

Supports: MySQL, Sqlite, CUBRID

Type: Free

DTM Data Modeler


DTM Data Modeler is a CASE tool for database developers that supports both forward and reverse engineering.

Supports: SQL Server, Oracle, IBM DB2, SQLite, Access, MySQL, SAP ASE, Interbase, Firebird

Type: Commercial



DbDesigner is a web application which allows you to design your database schema without writing SQL.

Supports: SQL Server, Oracle, MySQL, PostgreSQL, SQLite

Notable features: Online designer

Type: Commercial



GenMyModel is modeling platform in the cloud for software architects and developers.

Notable features: Online designer

Type: Commercial

Database Designer for MySQL


Powerful MySQL-oriented database structure modeling, generation and modification.

Supports: SQL Server, Oracle, MySQL, Access, SAP, ASE, Informix, DB2, DBF

Type: Commercial



Xcase is a complete database design tool engineered to help you accomplish all your database-related tasks – from database design to modeling to daily modifications – with greater speed, higher quality, and better adherence to best practices.

Supports: SQL Server, Oracle, MySQL, PostgreSQL, SAP ASE, DB2, Firebird, Interbase, Informix, FoxPro, VFP, MaxDB, SAP SQL Anywhere

Notable features: Converting database

Type: Commercial

AnySQL Maestro


AnySQL Maestro is the premier multi-purpose admin tool for database management, control and development.

Supports: SQL Server, Oracle, MySQL, Access

Type: Commercial

Aqua Data Studio Entity Relationship Modeler


The Aqua Data Studio Entity Relationship Modeler (ER Modeler) helps you design complex database models for all major RDBMS vendors and versions.

Supports: SQL Server, Oracle, MySQL, Amazon Redshift, Apache Cassandra, Apache Derby, Apache Hive, Apache Spark, DB2, Excel, JDBC, ODBC, Google BigQuery, Greenplum, Informix, MongoDB, Netezza, ParAccel, PostgreSQL, SAP HANA

Type: Commercial



MagicDraw is the award-winning business process, architecture, software and system modeling tool with teamwork support.

Supports: SQL Server, Oracle, MySQL, PostgreSQL, DB2, Standard SQL, PointBase, SAP ASE, Pervasive, Cloudscape, Access

Type: Commercial

Software Ideas Modeler


Agile CASE tool for software design & analysis

Type: Commercial

ConceptDraw PRO


The main tool of domain modeling at the stage of conceptual design is the Entity-relationship model, also called ER-model.

Supports: SQL Server, Oracle, MySQL, InterBase, Access, Firebird

Type: Commercial

Visible Analyst


The Visible Analyst DB Engineer edition is focused on the Data Modeling and Database Engineering functionality of the popular Visible Analyst product.

Supports: SQL Server, Oracle, MySQL, Access, ANSI SQL-92, Centura SQLBase, DB2, DBASE IV SQL, Datacom SQL, Informix SQL, Ingres SQL, Netware SQL, Paradox, Progress, Rdb SQL, Server System, Teradata,, Unify SQL, Watcom, SAP SQL Anywhere, XDB SQL

Type: Commercial

Anchor Modeling


Anchor Modeling is an Open Source database modeling technique built on the premise that the environment surrounding a data warehouse is in constant change.

Supports: SQL Server, Oracle, PostgreSQL, Vertica

Notable features: online

Type: Free



RISE is a software suite for model driven information system development.

Supports: SQL Server, MySQL, PostgreSQL

Type: Commercial

ERDesigner NG


The Mogwai ERDesigner is an entity relationship modeling/design tool(ERD) such as ERWin and co.

Supports: SQL Server, Oracle, MySQL, PostgreSQL, H2, HyperSQL

Type: Free

Oracle JDeveloper


Oracle JDeveloper is a free integrated development environment that simplifies the development of Java-based applications addressing every step of the application lifecycle.

Supports: Oracle

Type: Free



pgModeler is an open source tool for modeling databases that merges the classical concepts of entity-relationship diagrams with specific features that only PostgreSQL implements.

Supports: PostrgreSQL

Type: Free

Valentina Studio


Valentina Studio is your universal database management tool.

Supports: SQL Server, MySQL, MariaDB, PostgreSQL, SQLite, Valentina DB

Type: Commercial

ER/One Data Modeler


ER/One Data Modeler allows developers to graphically design databases by using physical models and entity relationship diagrams to automatically generate the most popular SQL databases.

Supports: SQL Server, PostgreSQL, MySQL, Oracle, Interbase, Firebird

Type: Free