Enterprise Architecture Center of Excellence
Cognizant’s Enterprise Architecture Center of Excellence (CoE) has helped dozens of clients reshape their IT strategies and adapt to changing business models. Combining a unique methodology and expertise in a wide range of business and technology priorities, we help you assess and define your IT architecture and create a vision for the Future of Work.
Our strategic focus includes:
- Innovation and growth—By leveraging new enterprise technologies such as cloud-enabled services, mobile and social computing.
- Operational efficiencies—Through architectural blueprinting services, IT roadmap services and legacy retirement.
- Cost reduction and value optimization—Via innovative ideas for stretching applications instead of retiring them, consolidating multiple applications or using software standards to achieve greater flexibility.
- Reduced risk and improved governance—By evaluating current risk and development of risk mitigation strategies.
Our Enterprise Architecture CoE can help you reduce costs, attract new customers, improve management decision-making, and/or link business and IT strategies.
Figure 1 - Cognizant’s Enterprise Architecture Center of Excellence focuses on four key strategic objectives.
The Cognizant Enterprise Architecture CoE’s full range of service offerings includes:
To help you develop or optimize enterprise IT assets, focusing on areas such as business processes, IT governance and the enterprise architecture maturity model.
To deliver an architecture vision via customized frameworks that define best enterprise practices and technology transformation roadmaps.
To define the governance aspects of your enterprise architecture, and evaluate assets for global deployment against quality attributes.
To evaluate your IT assets for functional, technical and operational excellence.
Partner with Cognizant’s Enterprise Architecture CoE, and you can align business and IT, gain more flexible business processes, reduce IT costs, strengthen your web presence, and speed delivery of key IT projects.