About Kymberly Fergusson

Kymberly loves teaching and learning, and both are so much easier with diagrams! She originally studied programming, but shifted into technical documentation and then teaching languages. She's now happily diagramming and writing to help people learn and make their (work) lives more efficient.

Commercial open source gives customers the best of both worlds

We've made it our mission to disrupt the world of business diagramming - we want more people able to take advantage of the power of diagrams. That's one of the reasons why we made draw.io open source for building diagramming applications so that it is now the world’s most widely used browser-based end-user diagramming application. [...]

2019-05-06T15:00:20+00:00May 8th, 2019|draw.io|

The ecosystem of draw.io integrations

We want to provide a free, high quality diagramming software tool that everyone can use, no matter where they work. Because draw.io is open source, as is the draw.io diagram format, there are so many integrations available! Where are you using draw.io?

2019-05-12T05:16:37+00:00April 30th, 2019|draw.io, Integrations|

Export architecture diagrams from Cloudockit to draw.io

Your company's IT architecture is getting more complex, and changing faster than ever. Cloudockit lets you automatically visualize your cloud architectures and export this to draw.io.

2019-05-06T14:45:49+00:00April 18th, 2019|draw.io|

Merge simultaneous diagram edits on Confluence Server

Collaboration in Confluence got a massive boost in version 6.0 when Atlassian added support for collaborative editing, and you can now merge simultaneous changes on draw.io diagrams in draw.io for Confluence Server.

2019-04-05T16:05:28+00:00April 5th, 2019|draw.io, Features|

Comment on draw.io diagrams in Confluence Cloud

One of the most heavily used features in Confluence is the ability to comment on content, and now you can comment on draw.io diagrams in Confluence Cloud!

2019-06-18T07:18:34+00:00April 2nd, 2019|draw.io, Features|

Using the Business Model Canvas template in draw.io

You can easily create your own Business Model Canvas in draw.io with your distributed team using our template. A business model canvas visually shows you the different aspects that must be considered when building your business or improving an existing business and lets you focus on how you can best attract customers and partners, build the best product and service and mitigate potential problems.

2019-04-30T15:08:06+00:00March 12th, 2019|draw.io, Tutorial|

Shape styles in draw.io

By editing key:value pairs in draw.io (Edit > Edit Style, Cmd or Ctrl+E), you gain complete control over how your shapes and connectors appear in your diagrams. There are hundreds of key:value pairs that can be customized - open these sample diagrams in draw.io to see what is possible.

2019-02-25T11:40:11+00:00February 11th, 2019|draw.io, Tutorial|