iGrafx is a recognized leader in delivering Business Process Analysis solutions. We help organizations model, improve and manage processes and technologies that support, simplify, and automate their operations. Through targeted deployment of its components, iGrafx helps organizations deliver process excellence in a controlled, centralized and collaborative manner across functional boundaries, geographies and levels of maturity.
A Solid Foundation for Process Improvement
iGrafx® FlowCharter® is the most full-featured, easy to use process modeling and analysis tool available to help organizations understand and improve business processes. iGrafx FlowCharter facilitates creating graphical representations of processes allowing people to easily comprehend business information.
Far more powerful than generic charting or mapping products, iGrafx FlowCharter is the core desktop modeler in the iGrafx family of process excellence software solutions. Whether used as a standalone tool, or integrated with the iGrafx solutions in an enterprise-wide approach to process excellence, iGrafx FlowCharter reduces the time it takes to document processes and business systems, and helps you achieve a clear understanding of how to reduce waste and costs while increasing customer satisfaction.
Process Maps / Swimlane® Diagrams / Flowcharts
Value Stream Maps
Layout Diagrams / Spaghetti Charts
Cause & Effect Diagrams / Ishikawa Diagrams
Pick Charts / PACE
Hierarchical Process Organization
Lean Value Stream Mapping
Wide Selection of Diagram Types
Document Lifecycle Management
Intelligent Swimlane® Diagrams
Minimize time to create and edit process maps, and communicate
cross-department process dependencies.
Hierarchical Process Maps and Numbering
Save time by reusing sub-processes within the model. Shape numbering
changes cascade through the hierarchy improving model consistency and
Value Stream Maps
Save time editing and updating your product or service VSMs and then
share them with others in your organization.
Intelligent BPMN Diagrams
Accelerate your BPMN projects with automatic correct-by-construction and
rules checking capabilities.
Extended Value Stream Maps
Create a lean view that crosses plant, divisional, and company
Cause and Effect Diagrams
Describe causes with linked fishbone, pareto chart, and FMEA views.
Understand which actions will make the biggest positive impact.
Spotlight improvement opportunities with color-coded spreadsheets linked
to processes and activities.
Failure Mode Spreadsheets
Mitigate failure mode effects faster with FMEA spreadsheets connected to
Author, publish and view multilingual diagrams in the preferred language
within Web Central.
Share your process models as PDF documents as well as HTML and
Microsoft® Office documents.
Reduce development time by leveraging legacy content.
When You Need to Stay Ahead
Business is increasingly complex. Customer
demands and competitive pressures have all
contributed to an increase in the adoption of
process improvement initiatives. Today it is
common for organizations to be involved in a
number of process-based initiatives such as
packaged software deployment, BPM projects,
Six Sigma, Lean, and regulatory compliance.
All process improvement efforts should
leverage best practices, tools and corporate
knowledge throughout the organization to avoid
iGrafx FlowCharter is a powerful, easy-to-use
process mapping tool that provides a foundation
for organization-wide process excellence.
iGrafx FlowCharter reduces the time it takes to
document processes and business systems, and
helps you achieve a clear understanding of how
tasks, activities and processes must be carried
out to reduce waste and costs while increasing
With a wide range of diagram templates, a
context-sensitive interface and numerous
output options, iGrafx FlowCharter is the most
productive process mapping and diagramming
tool available today. And unlike the process
maps created with general drawing tools,
iGrafx diagrams are information-rich and easily
A Pillar of Process Excellence
iGrafx FlowCharter serves as the foundation
for any organization’s process improvement
initiatives, but excels when used as an integral
component of the iGrafx platform for an
enterprise wide approach to process excellence.
When coupled with the iGrafx central repository
for collaborative modeling and communication,
iGrafx FlowCharter will help you bridge
the gap between the major organization
constituencies—IT, process practitioners and
business analysts—to ensure a level of process
consistency, management, history and control
across the enterprise.