BIRD Bench is due to be released in 2023, providing:
- A zero install web based application.
- Based on open standards.
- Securely running within Microsoft’s Github CodeSpaces.
- Compatible with the fully open source Eclipse Free BIRD Tools desktop application and artefacts.
- Entity relationship modelling.
- Forward Engineering.
- Business friendly transformations.
- Optional executable transformations in Python, isolated from, but traceable to, business friendly transformations.
- Visualisation of pre-runtime attribute lineage, and post-runtime data lineage of results.
- Test data creation and validation.
- Test suite creation.
- Automated testing.
- Simple source control and collaboration based on Github Integration.