From the Back Cover
Don′t just communicate. Visualize information with Visio 2007. Whether you′re designing a network, a business plan, or an office building, Visio 2007 can transform your vision into sophisticated diagrams and drawings. This comprehensive reference shows you how. You′ll discover how to use Visio for IT, architecture, engineering, and business projects; explore the new features of Visio 2007; learn to publish Visio diagrams to the Web; and much more. If you want to develop your skills in Visio, this is the book you need to succeed. Harness the new features of Visio Standard and Visio Professional Create diagrams with shapes, connectors, text, and formatting tools Import, export, and publish Visio drawings to the Web Build flowcharts, document processes, and schedule projects Analyze business data with the new PivotDiagram template Integrate and update data from other applications, faster and more easily Manage facilities and plan space with the Space Plan template Communicate data visually with shapes such as flags or progress bars with the new Data graphics feature Easily connect diagrams to data sources such as Excel® or Access with the new Data Link feature Companion Web site Download dozens of Visio files used for many of the examples throughout the book from the book′s Web site at: www.wiley.com/go/visio2007bible
About the Author
Bonnie Biafore is a project manager with more than 20 years of experience managing engineering and software implementation projects in numerous industries. With a background in structural engineering, architecture, and project management, she is well versed in using Visio for engineering, architecture, software development, business analysis, and project scheduling.