ArchiMate Quick Guide

ArchiMate is an open and independent EA modeling language to support the description, analysis and visualization of architecture within and across business domains in an unambiguous way.
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What are the Benefits of Archimate?

Archimate helps to develop an organizations Enterprise Architecture. Here are some of the key benefits of the framework:

  • It ensures consistency across all architecture models. This means an organizations’ communication of architecture is clear & consistent across all your business domains.

  • It provides stakeholders with guidance. With Archimate, stakeholders will be able to design, assess & communicate the consequences of any decisions & changes within these business domains.

  • Developing sustaining and changing an enterprise architecture is a very complex process. Archimate helps by providing material such as a framework, viewpoints and other reference materials. These can be used by architects & analysts, whether they are new or experience to the discipline.

  • Archimate is always kept up to date. The latest developments and ideas in Enterprise Architecture are taken into consideration and the Archimate framework is continually being enhanced.