Gartner Research

Critical Capabilities for Enterprise Architecture Tools

Published: 16 December 2019

ID: G00377137

Analyst(s): James McGovern , Marty Resnick


EA tools augment high-impact, business-outcome-driven EA programs. When selecting a tool, EA and technology innovation leaders must focus on critical tool capabilities that best meet the current and future needs of the organization to assess and differentiate vendors and their respective offerings.

Table Of Contents

What You Need to Know


  • Critical Capabilities Use-Case Graphics
  • Vendors
    • Ardoq
    • Avolution
    • BiZZdesign
    • BOC Group
    • Clausmark
    • erwin
    • Enterprise Architecture Solutions
    • LeanIX
    • MEGA International
    • Orbus Software
    • Planview
    • QualiWare
    • Software AG
    • Sparx Systems
    • UNICOM Systems
    • ValueBlue
  • Context
  • Product/Service Class Definition
  • Critical Capabilities Definition
    • Decision Analysis
    • Innovation
    • Modeling
    • Presentation
    • Usability
  • Use Cases
    • Making Smarter Decisions Faster
    • Innovation
    • Rearchitecting the Enterprise for Transformation
    • IT Portfolio and Asset Management
    • Architecture Modeling
  • Vendors Added and Dropped
    • Added
    • Dropped
    • Honorable Mentions

Inclusion Criteria

  • Critical Capabilities Rating

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