Gartner Research

Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Architecture Tools

Published: 03 November 2011

ID: G00219250

Analyst(s): Chris Wilson , Julie Short

Summary

EA tools must bring business value by integrating, analyzing and communicating structured and unstructured information about a wide range of aspects of the organization. This information must be authoritative, auditable and meaningful for all stakeholders in the organization.

Table Of Contents

What You Need to Know

Magic Quadrant

  • Market Overview
    • New Demands for EA Tools and Vendor Responses
    • Additional Focus Areas for EA Tools
    • Other Offerings — Open Source and Shareware
    • Honorable Mention
    • Mergers and Acquisitions
    • Market Definition/Description
    • What's New
    • Key Requirements of Enterprise Architects
  • Inclusion and Exclusion Criteria
    • Added
    • Dropped
  • Evaluation Criteria
    • Ability to Execute
    • Completeness of Vision
  • Leaders
  • Challengers
  • Visionaries
  • Niche Players
  • Vendor Strengths and Cautions
    • alfabet
    • Atoll Technologies
    • Avolution
    • BiZZdesign
    • Casewise
    • Future Tech Systems
    • IBM
    • Mega
    • MooD International
    • OpenText (Metastorm)
    • Promis
    • QualiWare
    • Software AG
    • Sparx Systems
    • Sybase
    • Troux

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  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision

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