One of the Adivo Successful Documentation Generators,TechWriter for Databases is a Windows application that generates documentation for database tables, views, functions and procedures? Supports Access, SQL Server and Oracle
- Automatically Generated
TechWriter automatically generates the documentation for your database. By collecting information about the tables, views and procedures directly from the database itself, TechWriter is able to leverage the work already done.
- Easy to Maintain
Nobody likes outdated documentation. As your database changes, TechWriter automatically detects the change and adjusts the documentation to match.
- Multiple Output Choices
Create both printed and online documentation at the same time. TechWriter can generate your documentation in HTML Help, PDF and RTF/Word processing formats.
- Easy to Use
Throw out those clumsy authoring tools. TechWriter's tabbed user interface brings structure and simplicity to the process of document generation.
Documentation can be targeted towards different audiences by controlling what information is included. Exclude database objects by simply checking a box? Set up rules to control the level of detail (e.g. choose to include/exclude descriptions)
- Good Practice:
For many industries and agencies, providing documentation has become mandatory for:
Security Certification and Accreditation Processes
FDA regulated validation procedures
With the ever changing nature of IT, it is more critical than ever to have your systems properly documented - providing quality doc for your databases is no exception.
In rapid development, generating documentation without losing your customizations is critical. TechWriter has the unique feature of allowing your tech writers to enhance the generated doc with additional information that is NOT overwritten on subsequent revisions.