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What tools are available for (easily) managing drawings similar to the software architectures published by Amazon, such as this one. I'm looking for something like OmniGraffle or Visio, but suitable for Isometric.

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Google search for "Diagram software with 3D" and the first thing that comes up is edrawsoft which does exactly what you want. –  Ryan Oct 16 '12 at 19:56
    
I've searched for "Isometric drawing", "Isometric software architecture", "Isometric diagrams", so maybe it isn't that trivial. Your answer, though, is great. Would you care to add it as a formal answer so that I can accept it? –  Hugo S Ferreira Oct 16 '12 at 21:16
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Adobe Illustrator, CorelDraw, Autocad, Xara, Freehand, Inkscape.

Essentially anything which can create vector output should be able to create isometric objects with relative ease.

And of course almost any 3D application would work.

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But regarding connections between components and grids, shouldn't the problem be more "iso"-aware? I would expect something like OmniGraffle with Isometric mode... –  Hugo S Ferreira Oct 16 '12 at 19:17
    
Possibly, you didn't really specify any details in construction. The image you linked to is fairly easy to create. If you want some sort of dynamic function to it, that's an entirely different matter. Amazon's image isn't dynamic. –  Scott Oct 16 '12 at 19:21
    
Very well, question adjusted to better suite your observations. –  Hugo S Ferreira Oct 16 '12 at 19:28
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Google search for "Diagram software with 3D" and the first thing that comes up is edrawsoft which does exactly what you want.

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Aahh... I had a simmilar question about a year ago, check it out here:

How to draw isometric vectors?

One good thing would be: CAD Tools for Adobe Illustrator

But there are more plugins(cheaper) and other ways to get around isometric graphics...check out the question I mentioned above.. and my chosen answer is here: http://graphicdesign.stackexchange.com/a/4944/1392

This stuff seems easy at first..depending on the task, stuff with isometric graphics can get pretty complicated.

Good Luck!

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