The SmartDraw Development Platform

SmartDraw is more than a diagramming app, it is also a development platform that enables users to generate diagrams from data.

Open API
Open API

Create apps that generate diagrams from data without using coordinates. See what makes SmartDraw's API uniquely easy to work with. Learn more.

SmartDraw Extensions

Use the Open API to create your own applications that build diagrams from data and add them as Extensions to the SmartDraw UI. Learn more.

Shape Data
Shape Data

Build dashboards by assigning data to shapes, export manifests, and simplify complexity with shape data. Learn more.

Other Resources for Developers

Jira integration
SmartDraw for Jira

Add diagrams to Jira, seamless batch import from Gliffy, and more. Learn more.

Confluence integration
SmartDraw for Confluence

Create enterprise-grade visuals for Confluence. Learn more.

Technical diagrams
Technical Diagrams

Create wireframes, network diagrams, UML diagrams, and more with built-in templates. Learn more.