Enterprise architecture and application strategy: Services overview

Read how Accenture’s Enterprise Architecture and Application Strategy services can help achieve cost-effective IT agility.


Through our Enterprise Architecture and Application Strategy services, we create a flexible and actionable road map that guides the selection, deployment, operation and refresh of a company’s application and technology landscape.

Whether overhauling a single business system or defining an entirely new IT solution and service architecture, our comprehensive approach provides practical and industry-specific roadmaps that can help your businesses grow and achieve cost-effective IT agility.

Key elements of this work consist of enterprise architecture planning, governance, operating models, industry-specific architectures, and both custom and framework-based enterprise architecture development.

Why Accenture
Our experienced professionals assist companies across industries to create and implement effective enterprise architectures and application strategies.

This specialist team can tap into Accenture’s broad technology and outsourcing team of more than 100,000 people covering the entire range of technology capabilities, as well as our global network of experienced industry and business process professionals.

Specific Services

Enterprise Architecture: We help clients create the overall technology blueprint required to support the IT strategy and define:

•  The road map for the journey to the target Enterprise Architecture.
•  The hybrid EA required to support both on-premise and cloud environments.
•  The ecosystem required to deliver the blueprint.

Our approach and assets integrate our industry expertise and High Performance Business thinking in the technology blueprint, shave months off typical Enterprise Architecture initiatives and reduce costs and risk.

Application Strategy: We develop and implement an application strategy and road map that supports IT strategy and helps clients derive more value from their applications by:

•  Evaluating application technologies and platforms.
•  Defining the ecosystem for developing and delivering the blueprint.
•  Analyzing and solving the legacy inhibitors to the XaaS journey.

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