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MEGA Recognized by Enterprise Architecture Capabilities Report
|By Business Wire
|May 22, 2014 10:00 AM EDT
HOPEX solutions were named in a Gartner, Inc. research report, ‘Gartner
Assessment of Enterprise Architecture Tool Capabilities’,
published April 11, 2014.
Gartner prepared this report in order to help companies understand enterprise
architecture (EA) tools in the market today and how to select one
that meets their particular needs.
“The top challenges that EA practitioners face today are largely about
delivering business value, integrating business and IT planning, gaining
and retaining stakeholder engagement, and applying the best practices to
gain optimal business value. Today, the primary focus is much less about
"doing EA" or creating a repository of artifacts that enterprise
architects might find valuable, and much more about delivering business
outcomes that provide actionable and diagnostic recommendations,”
explained the report.
MEGA, cited as an industry
leader in EA for many years by Gartner and other analyst firms, was
among 14 vendors evaluated by Gartner on eight critical capabilities:
Frameworks and standards
The report shows how vendors were evaluated on each category, and points
out which solutions might fit certain types of enterprise needs.
“We believe this report correctly identifies EA as a critical function
in business transformation,” noted Lucio de Risi, CEO, MEGA. “We feel
this type of analysis helps companies make decisions about software
solutions that can help them improve performance. Because EA plays such
a pivotal role in the direction of the enterprise, it is essential that
companies carefully select a solution that meets their unique needs.”
MEGA offers software solutions in EA, governance,
risk and compliance (GRC), and IT portfolio management (ITPM), all
unified on the MEGA HOPEX
platform. HOPEX provides important services, such as workflows,
assessments, reporting and dashboarding engines, users’ rights
management, and many other capabilities.
United through HOPEX, MEGA’s comprehensive capabilities deliver business
outcomes. Because MEGA’s variety of capabilities, frameworks, and
spectrum of viewpoints is quite large, and because the company has
packaged products into complete solutions, each user can leverage the
capabilities they need.
For many companies, MEGA solutions become like a business GPS. MEGA
delivers a single view of the organization so that it becomes much
easier for organizations to navigate change.
MEGA has been helping organizations manage enterprise complexity and
business transformation for more than 20 years. Customers
include Aetna, Banque Accord, Johnson & Johnson, Nissan, Procter &
Gamble, Starwood Hotels, Swiss Federal Railways, UniCredit Group and
MEGA has been cited in numerous analyst reports on enterprise
governance, including EA and GRC. Gartner has named MEGA as a leader in
its EA Magic Quadrant reports for five consecutive years and the company
has been noted in research by Forrester Research, Inc.
Recent citations by analyst firms include:
Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Architecture Tools (October
The Forrester Wave: EA Management Suites, Q2 2013
Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Governance, Risk and Compliance
Platforms (September 2013)
The Forrester Wave: Governance, Risk, and Compliance Platforms, Q1
Gartner does not endorse any vendor, product or service depicted in
its research publications, and does not advise technology users to
select only those vendors with the highest ratings. Gartner research
publications consist of the opinions of Gartner's research organization
and should not be construed as statements of fact. Gartner disclaims all
warranties, expressed or implied, with respect to this research,
including any warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular
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