DrakonHub

Online diagram, flowchart, mind map, and checklist software

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DrakonHub Overview

What is DrakonHub?

DrakonHub is a cloud-based diagramming software which allows users to create flowcharts, checklists, mind maps, and other diagrams to build a visual knowledge base. Diagrams created in DrakonHub automatically follow the ergonomic standards from the aerospace industry, with reduced visual noise to improve comprehension.

DrakonHub allows users to create diagrams of processes and algorithms through the visual interface, with users able to add boxes with a single click. Lines are added by DrakonHub, and centering, alignment, and spacing are managed automatically. Diagrams can be repositioned by dragging and dropping, and when new boxes are added, diagram configuration is automatically updated to ensure that information is displayed clearly. DrakonHub assists users in creating valid DRAKON diagrams without needing to know the DRAKON language.

Users can share the diagrams they create in DrakonHub with anyone, and control who is able to access each diagram. Diagram links can be pasted into emails, blog posts, and more. Projects can be made public to enable access by anyone, and users can also provide project access to only specific users. Users can be granted read-only or editing rights. These rights also allow multiple users to collaborate on diagrams and projects.

DrakonHub Overview

Pricing

Starting from
€6,00/month

Pricing options

Free Trial
Free
Subscription
Value for money

Extended: €6/user/month.
Team: €4/user/month (starting from €12/month).
DrakonHub is free for students and teachers.


DrakonHub Features

Devices
Business size
S M L
Markets
United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Australia, China and 5 others, India, Japan, Germany, Brazil, Mexico
Supported Languages
English, Russian

Media

A basic DRAKON flowchart created in DrakonHub
Users can select from a range of color themes for their flowcharts
More advanced flowcharts are split up into logical parts
Ordered mind maps can be created to serve as checklists
An ordered mind map created in DrakonHub
A flowchart of Luhn algorithm
DrakonHub video DrakonHub screenshot: A basic DRAKON flowchart created in DrakonHub DrakonHub screenshot: Users can select from a range of color themes for their flowcharts DrakonHub screenshot: More advanced flowcharts are split up into logical parts DrakonHub screenshot: Ordered mind maps can be created to serve as checklists DrakonHub screenshot: An ordered mind map created in DrakonHub DrakonHub screenshot: A flowchart of Luhn algorithm

DrakonHub Reviews

DrakonHub Reviews

Overall rating
4,7
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5
Excellent
10

Very good
2

Average
1

Poor
0

Terrible
0

Value for Money
4,8
Features
4,5
Ease of Use
4,5
Customer Support
4,5
92% recommended this app
Hallvard V.

It has helped us document complex logic flows


Verified Reviewer

A mind map necessity, highly portable and very precise


Verified Reviewer

DRAKON Editor Web review

We recorded the work processes, subordination and work processes of all employees.


Scott H.

Very useful for defining decision-making processes, user workflow and common use cases.

I should mention that the website is very well-organized and presents its contents well. The customer service platform appears solid and has multi-language support.


Markus G.

A real great and easy tool to describe your software graphically in the Drakon way!

Very easy design and documentation tool for a bigger software project, written in Erlang,Go, Pascal, PHP, HTML and JavaScript.


Hallvard V.
Company size: 51-200 Employees

It has helped us document complex logic flows

Used Weekly for 1-5 months
Reviewed on 2018/02/26
Review Source: Capterra

Pros

The DRAKAN editor makes it easy to design, document, communicate and verify workflows, algorithms and architectures.
It is web-based, so requires no installation and the learning curve is very low, you'll become productive immediately.

Makes drawing diagrams fun. All the boring cores of keeping things aligned, the same size etc is completely automated.

The forced structure helps organize thoughts and share ideas in an easily available format.

Cons

The initial version I used only had an explicit button to go into scroll-mode. So that was a little clunky, in my opinion.

But I sent an idea of how to improve this feature by triggering it from a keyboard shortcut to the author. He responded very quickly and now the space bar can be used to quickly go in and out of scroll mode without moving the mouse away from the design area. :)

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Verified Reviewer
Industry: Insurance
Company size: 1 001-5 000 Employees

A mind map necessity, highly portable and very precise

Used Daily for 6-12 months
Reviewed on 2018/08/26
Review Source: Capterra

Pros

DrakonHub allows me, as a content producer, to include elaborate diagrams, charts and graphs into my output. It makes my data more “readable” and less boring for the audience reading our webpage regarding our insurance company. DrakonHub can be easily maneuvered with. Stable and smooth operation and creation of mind maps. The availability of DrakonHub in mobile is a great addition to its advantages. I even use DrakonHub for personal purposes, like reminders or daily tasks.

Cons

It took awhile to understand on how to use DrakonHub since tutorial was not given. It would have been great if the buttons and processes were discussed prior product use.

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Likelihood to recommend: 9.0/10

Verified Reviewer

DRAKON Editor Web review

Used Daily for 1-5 months
Reviewed on 2018/02/23
Review Source: Capterra

We recorded the work processes, subordination and work processes of all employees.

Pros

facilitates training for new employees. there is a lot of clarity in the management of all processes, the processes that are created can quickly detect process management gaps

Cons

complicated program management while there is no management skill. It would be useful to have program management instructions and the possibilities of using all the icons, more examples of diagrams would be needed

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Likelihood to recommend: 7.0/10

Scott H.
Industry: Computer Software
Company size: 201-500 Employees

Very useful for defining decision-making processes, user workflow and common use cases.

Reviewed on 2018/02/26
Review Source: Capterra

I should mention that the website is very well-organized and presents its contents well. The customer service platform appears solid and has multi-language support.

Pros

Its great that examples are provided in English, Norwegian and Russian. Those examples should serve as templates to help a user get started with some real projects. For the seriously technically-inclined people, there is some nice documentation about the language itself. It was fascinating to learn that the language originated from the control systems for the Buran spacecraft.

I can see this software being useful to people across the spectrum of software development: product owners and business drivers, architects and project managers, as well as the developers themselves. Often some processes and workflows seem simple at the outset but really contain complex decision trees and confusion paths, which would be greatly aided by usage of DRAKON.

Cons

It might be useful to contain some "next steps" about how to translate the diagrams and flowcharts into functional software. This is asking a lot because there are so many languages and platforms.

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Likelihood to recommend: 10.0/10

Markus G.
Industry: Industrial Automation
Company size: 11-50 Employees

A real great and easy tool to describe your software graphically in the Drakon way!

Used Weekly for 6-12 months
Reviewed on 2018/02/23
Review Source: Capterra

Very easy design and documentation tool for a bigger software project, written in Erlang,Go, Pascal, PHP, HTML and JavaScript.

Pros

Easy to use, fast and stable. Even quick and dirty drawings get a perfect shape in minutes. The tool is smoothly pushing you to sort your punch of ideas in well ordered wired way.

Cons

It would be nice, if you could export your drawings to use it as import for any program language, at least as a program skeleton. The SVG graphs should be a little bit more clean. An import option for JSON, YAML, XML or so would be nice.

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Likelihood to recommend: 10.0/10

User recommendation
9,4/10
Based on 13 user ratings
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DrakonHub Pricing

DrakonHub Pricing

Starting from
€6,00/month
Free Trial
Free
Subscription
Value for money

Extended: €6/user/month.
Team: €4/user/month (starting from €12/month).
DrakonHub is free for students and teachers.

Extended: €6/user/month.
Team: €4/user/month (starting from €12/month).
DrakonHub is free for students and teachers.

Value for Money
4,8/5
Based on 13 user ratings
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DrakonHub Features

DrakonHub Features

API
Access Control
Activity Dashboard
Activity Tracking
Alerts / Escalation
Auditing
Automatic Notifications
Collaboration Tools
Compliance Management
Data Import/Export
Data Visualization
Drag & Drop Interface
Monitoring
Real Time Data
Real Time Monitoring
Reporting & Statistics
Search Functionality
Third Party Integration
User Management
Workflow Management
Features
4,5/5
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Additional information for DrakonHub

Additional information for DrakonHub

Key features of DrakonHub

  • Access controls
  • Collaborative editing
  • Diagram linking
  • Diagramming
  • Drag & drop
  • Flowcharts
  • Mind maps
  • Multi-user collaboration
  • Process mapping
  • Real-time collaboration
  • Themes/color schemes
  • Visual knowledge base
  • Visual process documentation
  • Visual summaries

Benefits

  • DrakonHub automatically adds lines between boxes, and users can insert elements with a single click, with spacing, centering, and alignment dealt with automatically.

  • Diagrams are automatically linked by DrakonHub to create an interconnected knowledge base.

  • All diagrams can be converted into checklists, with support for both short and multi-part checklists.

  • Diagrams can be edited collaboratively in real-time, and diagrams can be shared both publicly and privately.

  • DrakonHub’s flowcharts are designed to follow aerospace industry standards, and users can break diagrams into parts, identify the happy path, and show implicit connections.

  • DrakonHub FAQs

    DrakonHub FAQs

    Below are some frequently asked questions for DrakonHub.

    Q. What type of pricing plans does DrakonHub offer?

    DrakonHub offers the following pricing plans:

    Starting from: €6,00/month

    Pricing model: Free, Subscription

    Free Trial: Available

    Extended: €6/user/month. Team: €4/user/month (starting from €12/month). DrakonHub is free for students and teachers.

    Q. What are the main features of DrakonHub?

    DrakonHub offers the following features:

    • Access controls
    • Collaborative editing
    • Diagram linking
    • Diagramming
    • Drag & drop
    • Flowcharts
    • Mind maps
    • Multi-user collaboration
    • Process mapping
    • Real-time collaboration
    • Themes/color schemes
    • Visual knowledge base
    • Visual process documentation
    • Visual summaries

    Q. Who are the typical users of DrakonHub?

    DrakonHub has the following typical customers:

    Small Business, Mid Size Business

    Q. What languages does DrakonHub support?

    DrakonHub supports the following languages:

    English, Russian

    Q. What type of pricing plans does DrakonHub offer?

    DrakonHub has the following pricing plans:

    Free, Subscription

    Q. Does DrakonHub support mobile devices?

    We do not have any information about what devices DrakonHub supports

    Q. What other apps does DrakonHub integrate with?

    We do not have any information about what integrations DrakonHub has

    Q. What level of support does DrakonHub offer?

    DrakonHub offers the following support options:

    Online Support, Video Tutorials