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After the comparison table at the end of these reviews, we also then take a look at the best of the rest.These include other alternatives to Visio for Mac that don’t fully compare to Microsoft Visio but are comparable for specific industries and types of work such as wireframing, interactive prototypes and UX design.

Smart Draw has been in the diagramming business for over 20 years and during that period has been downloaded more than 22 million times.

For most of the that time it was a Windows only application but the launch of Smart Draw Cloud in 2016 means that Mac users can finally use it.

It provides the symbols that are used in Thomas Erl's SOA book series.

I use the Visio Network and Database stencils to model most other requirements.

In addition, there are great swimlane examples and templates that allow you to get a working swimlane diagram up in seconds (although frustratingly we couldn’t find any way to adjust the height or width of the swimlanes).