Gartner Research

The Hitchhiker's Guide to EA Tools, Part 1

Published: 18 August 2010

ID: G00205288

Analyst(s): Chris Wilson

Summary

EA teams often struggle with the decision of if and when to make a major investment in repository-based enterprise architecture tools. In this first part of a look at EA tools, we consider the non-repository-based tools that are available to EA teams with recommendations of how and when to invest in more-complex EA tools.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Why Should I Use Tools?
  • Where Should I Use Tools?
  • How Do I Get Started With EA Tools?
  • Bottom Line

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