AVOLUTION, developer and supplier of software solutions for IT strategy, planning and enterprise modelling, will showcase the company’s forthcoming release of its flagship product, ABACUS®, at the Gartner Enterprise Architecture Summits 2014 in London (21st 22nd May) and New Harbor, Maryland (4-5th June). Building on the success of the ABACUS 4 series, the forthcoming 4.3 release is expected to further strengthen Avolution’s position as a ‘leader’ amongst Enterprise Architecture tool vendors.
ABACUS 4.3 will introduce a broad range of new features and productivity enhancements, many influenced by the evolving needs of Avolution’s existing 1,000+ client community. Web publication options have received particular focus in this new release. In addition to new visualisation options in the company’s innovative, HTML5 ABACUS Intelligence On-Demand portal service, that now include interactive tree maps and multi-ring pie charts, new automation of the web publishing process and enhanced integration with MS SharePoint collectively broaden ABACUS’ options for providing a ‘visualisation layer’ on top of the product’s industry-proven analysis and simulation capabilities.
The full ABACUS product suite will be available for delegates to view at these two leading analyst events, with solutions demonstrating ABACUS’ functionality in Enterprise Architecture (EA); Enterprise Portfolio Management (EPM); IT Strategic Planning; Business Process Management (BPM); Requirements Management; Solution Architecture; IT Service Management (ITSM); Business Intelligence (BI); and Governance, Risk & Compliance (GRC).
ABACUS 4.3 is available as a beta release now to ABACUS Beta Program members and will shortly be available for open download with a 30-day Trial license from the Avolution website.
Avolution provides the ABACUS® solution which is unique to the enterprise modelling space in that it can create multiple solution alternatives (architectures) and then run various simulations (Discrete Event, Monte Carlo etc) against each alternative for metrics such as Performance, Cost and Availability. In so doing it can recommend the optimal path for investment, with predictive and quantitative certainty. More information is available from the Avolution website.
• Build any number of solution alternatives and views, all according to a completely flexible meta-model, importing from MS Visio, MS Excel and many other formats.
• Analyse your architecture(s) for metrics such as; Total Cost of Ownership (TCO), Performance, Availability, Agility and many more.
• View the architecture(s) and the results of any evaluation using advanced techniques such as; 3D, heat maps, timelines, lifecycles, capability spaces and trade-off diagrams.
About Gartner Enterprise Architecture Summit 2014
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Renate Krelle, Communications Manager, Avolution (UK) Ltd
T: +44(0)20 7554 5600 - E: renate.krelle[.]avolution.eu.
Enquiries during the Gartner EA Summit, London:
Peter Collins, Avolution (UK) Ltd
T: +44(0)79 8561 5710 - E: peter.d.collins[.]avolution.eu.
Enquiries during the Gartner EA Summit, New Harbor:
Grant Quick, Avolution Inc.
T: +1 703-477-1595 - E: grant.quick[.]avolutioncorp.com.