Given the emergence of disruptive technologies and their influence on how customers are engaged, it is important to stay current, agile and stable with the rapidly changing state of your industry. It is also important to take advantage of emerging technology platforms such as social media, mobile technologies, big data analytics and cloud-to drive business and performance. Cognizant’s Enterprise Architecture services focus on ensuring that our customers achieve both of these goals.
Enterprise Architecture Program Enablement >
Our service starts with an assessment of the existing Enterprise Architecture Program against a Reference EA Operating Model and a Maturity Model. Based on the objectives and needs of the customer, a roadmap towards a target maturity level is developed. We help establish the program with:
- Starter repository of architectural principles, standards and artifact templates
- Enterprise Architecture processes, including governance, roles and responsibilities
- Optionally offer an innovation lab to help in keeping up with technological advancements
- Support the path to the desired maturity by providing our own consultants to fill skills, resource gaps and cross-training
Business and IT Strategy Alignment >
- Holistic analyses of an IT organization, including business-IT alignment, technology, operations, governance and processes
- End-state definition, including target portfolio, infrastructure, governance, Program Management Office, architecture, strategic sourcing and staffing models
- Cost-benefit analysis to evaluate value proposition
- Near-term and long-term implementation roadmap from current to desired future state
Innovation as a Service >
This service leverages CanusIT Solutions Inc’s technology R&D and maintenance of a Technology Radar. We are constantly looking at emerging technologies and researching their application.
We plan, setup and test at our cutting edge innovation lab for the customer where testing and certification is done using targeted pilot innovation concepts. After that, we provide ongoing managed services to operate the lab.
Information Architecture Services >
- Strategic, advisory and management consulting across Enterprise Information Management, Business Intelligence and Analytics
- Strategic, advisory and implementation services for next‑generation technologies such as Big Data Analytics, Mobile and Cloud BI
- Enterprise performance management solutions spanning business strategy and enterprise metrics definitions
- End-to-end information management services including data management, data integration, data quality and data governance
IT Asset and Financial Management >
We help companies reduce and control IT equipment costs dramatically.
Through standardization, proper documentation and loss detection, you can mitigate risk, improve your inventory control and support strategic decision-making.
Other Enterprise Architecture Services
Many other architectural domain-specific and pattern-specific services available.