Gartner Research

Enterprise Solution Architecture: An Overview

Published: 12 October 2011

ID: G00219389

Analyst(s): Dave Guevara, Bruce Robertson


Enterprise architecture practitioners are challenged to ensure that major investments will enable the success of business strategies while reducing complexity and inflexibility. Consistent, repeatable success only comes from using the enterprise solution architecture.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview

What You Need to Know


  • Context
    • Key Definitions
  • Analysis
    • What Is a Solution?
    • What Is the Enterprise Solution Architecture?
    • Solutions Represent Intersections of All EA Viewpoints
    • Examples of ESA Principles
  • Key Facts

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