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Avolution ABACUS Pros

SB
Storekeeper at a government with 1,001-5,000 employees
It's more than just an enterprise architecture tool as it has a lot of nice features, e.g. messaging, simulation, etc.
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Enterprise Architect at Enterprise Architecture Perspectives
The most valuable feature is that it has a customizable meta-model, which is key.
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AF
Lead Enterprise Domain Architects at a financial services firm with 1,001-5,000 employees
The technical support is very good. They are responsive and the answers they provide are detailed.
The product is easy to use and well-structured for the integrations we need it to make.
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Enterprise Architect at Enterprise Architecture Perspectives
There are a lot of different features, but the business/decision-maker feature, visibility, and dashboards are most valuable.
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Enterprise Architect at Enterprise Architecture Perspectives
The ease of modeling and the ease of showing interconnectivity and relationships is the most valuable. It is fairly simple and out of the box. It is customizable in many ways. It is a pretty good tool.
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Enterprise Digital Solution Architect at a tech services company with 201-500 employees
There are plenty of features available such as the ability to test applications for issues and a user-friendly dashboard.
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Avolution ABACUS Cons

SB
Storekeeper at a government with 1,001-5,000 employees
Having more control over page size is lacking in this product. Print utilization also needs to be improved.
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Enterprise Architect at Enterprise Architecture Perspectives
The reporting could be easier to configure.
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AF
Lead Enterprise Domain Architects at a financial services firm with 1,001-5,000 employees
The company needs to update the UML version they are using for the product as it is quite old.
They should take more initiative to implement things that competing products have already come out with.
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Enterprise Architect at Enterprise Architecture Perspectives
I use reference models, which are taxonomies, in my EA work. It is a reference model/taxonomy of things with capabilities, sub capabilities, and sub-sub capabilities, so you're working it down. I haven't yet found a simple way to implement that in Abacus. It could be that it is there, but I don't know how to do it.
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Enterprise Architect at Enterprise Architecture Perspectives
It doesn't have the simulation capability, which would be helpful in doing some business process analysis and improvements.
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Enterprise Digital Solution Architect at a tech services company with 201-500 employees
In the future, there could be improvements in integration and enhancements.
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Learn what your peers think about Avolution ABACUS. Get advice and tips from experienced pros sharing their opinions. Updated: January 2022.
563,780 professionals have used our research since 2012.