Gartner Research

HP Demonstrates Business-Outcome-Driven EA Capabilities, but Largely Doing Traditional and Technology Architecture

Published: 31 March 2014

ID: G00260183

Analyst(s): Saul Brand


Enterprise architects should use this research, part of a series on enterprise architecture consultancies, to assess HP's vision, strategy, strengths and challenges in delivering business-outcome-driven enterprise architecture.

Table Of Contents


  • Introduction
  • Evaluation Criteria Focus on Delivering Business Outcomes
  • HP' Stated EA Vision and Strategy
  • Gartner's Analysis of HP's Business-Outcome-Driven EA Capabilities and Use
    • Delivery of EA Services
    • EA Capability
    • Business-Outcome-Driven EA Capability and Approach
    • Does Not Consistently Start at the Same Point in the EA Life Cycle
    • Delivers Tactical EA and Executes Enterprise Technical Architecture
  • Gartner's Analysis of HP's Strengths and Challenges
    • Strengths
    • Challenges
  • Recommended Actions
    • Not an HP Client Seeking to Hire an EA Consultancy
    • Already an HP Client Wanting to Adopt a Business-Outcome-Driven EA Approach
    • Already Engaged HP to Deliver Business-Outcome-Driven EA Services
  • Bottom Line

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