The Modeling Process: Getting Started

To begin the modeling process:

  1. Open the Design Tool.
  2. On the File menu, click New to specify all the necessary settings in the New Model dialog box. After specifying session and transport information and providing a model name, click OK.
  3. You should now be connected to your specified host.
  4. Now, you're ready to add an entity to your model.
To view detailed information about configuring your model before getting started, see the section describing how to configure your model. It may also be helpful to view the model examples and modeling tips.