Enterprise Architecture (EA) Tools help analyze, design, plan and implement concrete business strategies. These strategies are implemented across different operating domains such as IT, technology, and business operations. The enterprise architecture tools platform guides business IT framework and policies that support relevant objectives based on the entire organization’s needs. It ensures a clear edge with current industry trends and technology innovation by developing a precise blueprint of IT strategies. Which in turn, reduces redundancy, complexity, and business risks associated with IT investments and benefits the organization in terms of cost-effectiveness.

The market research offered by Quadrant Knowledge Solutions’ for Enterprise Architecture (EA) Tools solution includes a detailed analysis of the global market based on short-term and long-term growth opportunities, emerging technology trends, market trends, and future market outlook. The study provides a comprehensive market forecast analysis of the global market and the overall market adoption rate. This research provides strategic information for technology vendors to understand the existing market extensively and support their growth strategies. It also helps users in evaluating different vendors’ capabilities, competitive differentiation, and market position.

The proprietary SPARK Matrix analysis in this research provides a detailed competition analysis and vendor evaluation, including ranking and position of leading enterprise architecture tools solution vendors with a global impact. The following are the vendors incorporated in this study:  LeanIX, MEGA International, Software AG, BiZZdesign, Avolution, Planview, Ardoq, Capsifi, Enterprise Architecture Solutions, Unicom Systems, Bee360, ValueBlue, erwin by Quest, BOC Group, Orbus Software, Qualiware, QRP Software, and Sparx Systems.

According to Shrikant Mahadik, Senior Analyst at Quadrant Knowledge Solutions, “The Enterprise Architecture (EA) Tools vendors continue to strengthen their capabilities while leveraging cutting-edge technologies such as out-of-the-box data model and reports, intuitive UI with state-of-the-art usability, collaboration workflows, data management, and governance and compliance management. Additionally, enterprise architecture vendors are making significant investments for supporting risk management, business continuity management, rationalization, application portfolio management, IT architecture (cloud services, IoT, and security), business capability mapping, journey mapping, repository/ metamodel, decision analysis, and configurability. The features assisted by enterprise architecture tools cumulatively support in addressing unique challenges faced by organizations. They help organizations shortlist the best investment options, which would guide the business assets and operations in the desired direction.”

2021 Enterprise Architecture (EA) Tools SPARK Matrix
Source: Quadrant Knowledge Solutions

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Table of Contents

Executive Overview

  • Key Research Findings

Market Overview and Technology Trends

Factors Influencing Technology Development and Market Growth

Competition Landscape and Analysis 

  • Competitive Overview and Analysis
  • Key Competitive Factors and Technology Differentiators

SPARK Matrix™: Enterprise Architecture (EA) Tools Market

Vendor Profiles

Research Methodologies


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