erwin Evolve by Quest Questions

Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

Hi,

We all know it's really hard to get good pricing and cost information.

Please share what you can so you can help your peers.

Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

Hi Everyone,

What do you like most about erwin Evolve by Quest?

Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!

Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

Please share with the community what you think needs improvement with erwin Evolve by Quest.

What are its weaknesses? What would you like to see changed in a future version?

Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

If you were talking to someone whose organization is considering erwin Evolve, what would you say?

How would you rate it and why? Any other tips or advice?

Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

How do you or your organization use this solution?

Please share with us so that your peers can learn from your experiences.

Thank you!

it_user364293 - PeerSpot reviewer
Data Architect at a financial services firm with 10,001+ employees

I have an ERwin model.  This is a local model (i.e., not in Model Manager).  I would like to extract the model info into an xls format. Is there a way to do so? Better still, is there a means to reading the ERwin model info via SQL?  Thanks.

Enterprise Architecture Management Questions
Rachana Singh - PeerSpot reviewer
Rachana Singh
User at Crisp System India Pvt Ltd
Dec 08 2022
Hello community,  We are a large manufacturing company based in India and we are looking for an Enterprise Architecture tool. Are there any suppliers of the EA tool - BiZZdesign Enterprise Studio in India? If not, what tool would you suggest that we use? Thank you for your help.
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Ricardo Sequeira - PeerSpot reviewer
Ricardo Sequeira
Presales Solution Architect at Exceltic
Oct 31 2022
Hi Community,  I am a Pre-Sales Solutions Architect at a medium-sized tech services company. Both DOORS and our Enterprise Management solution are great individually, however, we are not sure how well they integrate. Would you suggest that we integrate the two? What are the pros and cons of in...
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Linda NamayanjaPMP,CBPA,ITIL - PeerSpot reviewer
Linda NamayanjaPMP,CBPA,ITIL
Supervisor Business Analysis-Process Management at a government with 1,001-5,000 employees
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Hello community members, At the moment, I'm tasked to develop the enterprise architecture of the organization and I have a couple of questions below: What capability models/mapping (business architecture) do you know/exist and how do they eventually connect to the application, data, and infra...
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Raj Subramaniam,  MBA, Business Architect, CX And EX Leader - PeerSpot reviewer
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Evgeny Belenky - PeerSpot reviewer
Evgeny Belenky
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

Which one is better and in which use cases? 

BruceLang - PeerSpot reviewer
BruceLang
Solution Architect at B3 Group

Hello community,

I'm looking for your recommendations, tips, tools, or any other method on how I can export/convert IBM Rational System Architect data when moving to the Alfabet Enterprise Architecture Management product (by Software AG). 

Thanks in advance for your help!

Mark McGregor - PeerSpot reviewer
Mark McGregorHi @BruceLang ​ If I recall correctly you can export System Architect data via… more »
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Mark McGregor - PeerSpot reviewer
Mark McGregor
Director Product Marketing at a tech services company with 1,001-5,000 employees

I have been doing some research on new free/low-cost EA Modelling Tooling. Examples would include Axellience, Value Blue, Archi etc. Has anyone had any experience or views on these newer/simpler/lower-cost cloud-based tools?

What has your experience been?

Petr Klučka - PeerSpot reviewer
Petr Klučka + Lucidchart - Accomplish more by collaborating in real time. Accelerate… more »
MichaelSukachev - PeerSpot reviewer
MichaelSukachevRecently we implemented LeanIX. It's an inventory and modelling EA tool with… more »
MichaelSukachev - PeerSpot reviewer
MichaelSukachev@Mark McGregor, you're right, Sparx offers cloud supplement to the desktop… more »
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Rony_Sklar - PeerSpot reviewer
Rony_Sklar
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

What questions should one ask a vendor when evaluating an architecture management tool?

Mark McGregor - PeerSpot reviewer
Mark McGregorYour prime question was, "What tips for choosing a suitable tool", which needs… more »
it_user1344669 - PeerSpot reviewer
it_user1344669I agree with Mark McGregor, you do need to present the vendor with your own use… more »
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Rony_Sklar - PeerSpot reviewer
Rony_Sklar
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

Hi,  How does enterprise architecture add value to businesses? 

Do you have some examples to support this?

Mariann McDonagh - PeerSpot reviewer
Mariann McDonaghThere are tons of great benefits when you deploy EA. Some of the most important… more »
Jose Camacho - PeerSpot reviewer
Jose CamachoThe foundation of an EA approach, is to establish the link between the main… more »
Mark McGregor - PeerSpot reviewer
Mark McGregorEnterprise Architecture only adds value to the business when it is applied to… more »
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it_user746043 - PeerSpot reviewer
TL at a tech services company with 10,001+ employees
Sep 01 2022

What is the difference between Sparx system tools , ARIS and IBM Blueworks?

it_user732480 - PeerSpot reviewer
Storage and Backup Engineer at a energy/utilities company with 10,001+ employees
Looking for a tool that can be used to create IT infrastructure road-maps and life-cycle of existing technologies.  Ideally, permissions (read/change,etc) can be assigned to a technology area.  Being able to report on where different technologies are in the life-cycle, when technologies road-maps...
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Nasser , PMP, Togaf - PeerSpot reviewer
Nasser , PMP, TogafHi, Basically, this can be accomplished by using an Enterprise Architecture… more »
Guillermo Lopez Felipe - PeerSpot reviewer
Guillermo Lopez FelipeSoftware AG ARIS and Alfabet combination is the winner horse, imho. Try that!
it_user717843 - PeerSpot reviewer
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Ariel Lindenfeld - PeerSpot reviewer
Ariel Lindenfeld
Sr. Director of Community
PeerSpot

Let the community know what you think. Share your opinions now!

it_user352938 - PeerSpot reviewer
it_user352938Product maturity, product roadmap, existance of a industry vertical, similar… more »
MichaelSukachev - PeerSpot reviewer
MichaelSukachevIt'll all depend on your major focus: Enterprise Architecture, Solution… more »
KevinO'Rourke - PeerSpot reviewer
KevinO'RourkeMany of the answers below focus on technology. What you really need to focus on… more »
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it_user198324 - PeerSpot reviewer
User
I am searching for a graphic illustration tool to model the architecture of IT systems. It has to be capable to import and export the following file types: Import: Excel(.xls) Export: Excel, HTML, PNG, JPG, PDF, SWF The graphic illustration should meet the following requirements: Illust...
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it_user181068 - PeerSpot reviewer
it_user181068I would look into these tools: Archi (http://archi.cetis.ac.uk) Qualiware… more »
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