The IBM ILOG Dojo Diagrammer widget is a new visualization component included in IBM ILOG JViews Enterprise 8.8. As its name indicates, Dojo Diagrammer is a Dojo widget. If you are not familiar with Dojo, you can take a look here . Dojo Diagrammer is completely implemented in
interactions like selection, zooming, panning, and editing without any request to the server. Here are some examples of diagrams created using Dojo Diagrammer: An organization chart, where nodes represent people in the organization and links show the manager hierarchy.
A business process where nodes represent tasks or events and links represent transitions (solid lines) or messages (dotted lines). Dojo Diagrammer renders the diagram using vector graphics directly in the browser. For this, Dojo Diagrammer relies on the dojox.gfx module for its low-level rendering. GFX takes care of the final rendering using whatever 2D graphics technology the browser supports (SVG, VML, Canvas, ...). This means that you can use Dojo Diagrammer on any browser without caring of what the browser supports. Like many Dojo widgets Dojo Diagrammer can connect to a Dojo data store to load data from the server. This is roughly similar to how JViews Diagrammer loads data from a data model. The items of the data store will be represented by nodes, and there are different... [More]