Gartner Research

Global Profile of Enterprise Architecture Use of and Spending on EA Consultancies

Published: 21 February 2012

ID: G00231476

Analyst(s): Betsy Burton , Julie Short, Marcus Blosch


Use of and spending on enterprise architecture consultancies vary widely by region, reporting line, technology adoption, maturity and stage. Understanding the profile of EA programs using EA consultancies can help you determine how and when to use EA consulting services.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview


  • Region, Reporting Structure, Maturity and Stage More Significant Than Size
  • 1. Use of and Spending on EA Consulting Highest in Asia/Pacific and EMEA
    • Use by Region
    • Spending by Region
  • 2. Use of and Spending on EA Consulting Highest With Aggressive Companies
    • Use by Technology Adoption Profile
    • Spending by Technology Adoption Profile
  • 3. Use of and Spending on EA Consulting Higher When EA Reports to Senior Executives
    • Use by Reporting Structure
    • Spending by Reporting Structure
  • 4. Use of and Spending on EA Consultancy Services Highest for Organizations at Level 2 and Level 3 Maturity
    • Use by Maturity
    • Spending by Maturity
  • 5. Use of EA Consultancy Services Highest for Organizations Restarting or Renewing EA
    • Use by Stage
    • Spending by Stage
  • Conclusion

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