Your “go-to source” for Enterprise Architect Tools, Training and Consulting in North America

Productivity Solutions to Support Your Entire Team

“At Sparx Services North America, all our efforts are directed to helping companies address their most compelling business needs. By enabling architects, business analysts, project teams and decision makers to be more effective and productive, we believe we can help their organizations accomplish great things by solving real problems for architects and business analysis practitioners.”

– Christopher Armstrong, President Sparx Services North America

Architecture Leaders

Governance & Decision Making
Architecture Processes
Frameworks & Standards
Team Productivity
Value and Impact

Enterprise Architects

Architecture Processes
Modeling the Enterprise
Supporting Change Initiatives
Managing Architecture Data
Using Reference Frameworks
Expanding Architecture Impact

Business Architects

Digital Transformation of Business
Business Process Modeling
Value Stream Mapping
Capability Analysis
Strategy, Goals and Objectives
Organizational Change

Business Analysts

Requirements Elicitation
Modeling As-Is and To-Be processes
Defining Solution Needs
Change Management
Mapping operational dependencies
Business Stakeholder Communication

Solution Developers

Solution Architecture
Systems Design
Agile Systems Development
Modeling System Processes
Systems Integration

IT Project Teams

Architecture Governance
Managing Project Requirements
Stakeholder Communications
Agile Development Methods
Quality Assurance and Testing
Release and Change Management

Services We Offer

Sparx Services North America

Whether it’s maturing your architecture practice, implementing industry standards and frameworks, migrating to a new modeling tool or just mentoring team members, the experts at Sparx Services North America have decades of experience working with organizations large and small to increase architecture impact and value

Team member productivity and impact are essential to any architecture practice.  Sparx Services North America offers a full catalog of skills and applied tools courses to help your team leverage the powerful modeling and analysis capabilities of Sparx Enterprise Architect.

Courses are offered either on-site or virtually and can be tailored to your needs.  For small groups and individuals, we offer a calendar of public courses delivered virtually on a wide range of popular topics.

Frameworks and Standards

Industry standards and frameworks are a powerful tool for architecture teams to both accelerate architecture development and increase impact to the organization.

Sparx Services North America offers reference models, process libraries, training courses and implementation guidance for industry leading frameworks and standards including TOGAF, BIZBOK,DoDAF, MoDAF, BIZBOK, UML, ArchiMate, SysML and IT4IT. 

Products

Sparx Enterprise Architect

The "world's best modeling tool" to support Enterprise Architecture, Business Architecture, Solution Development and Business Analysis

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Pro Cloud Server

Share your architecture content and models across the enterprise and with project stakeholders with Pro Cloud Server and Prolabarate

Model Flow

The EA Model Flow ETL Solution enables you to migrate models and architecture content from other architecture tools and develop integrations with other systems with ease

Upcoming Events

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About Us...

Sparx Services North America is unique in that we can provide a full suite of solutions to meet your team’s needs. We can help you obtain licenses for Sparx Enterprise Architect, Pro Cloud Server and MDG Add-Ins, consult with you on architecture processes and tool configuration and train your staff to use the tools effectively.  We aren’t just here to sell you software – we are here to help your architecture team be successful in adding value to your organization.

Sparx Services North America is based just outside Minneapolis in New Richmond, Wisconsin with a team of experts available to support clients across the US, Canada and Mexico.  Our consultants and trainers are practitioners with decades of experience working with enterprises, government organizations, non-profits, universities and small businesses just like yours.

You use tools, skills and frameworks together... Why do you have to get them from different places?

Training
  • Executive Overview courses on the fundamentals of enterprise architecture including governance, processes, job roles and the use of frameworks (perfect for an IT leadership team)
  • Skills courses that cover fundamentals (like requirements management, systems design and agile)
  • Methods courses that cover standards and frameworks (TOGAF, BIZBOK, ArchiMate, SysML, etc)
  • Tools courses that teach staff how to use Sparx Enterprise Architect effectively to support their job specific activities – leveraging industry standards and best practices.
  • Refresher courses – Standards change and people change roles (Ideal for teams starting a new project)
Consulting
  • Consulting on how to use tools, standards and processes to improve staff productivity and increase the impact of architecture efforts.
  • Enterprise Architecture and Systems Development Health Check services to advise leaders on strengths, weaknesses and areas for improvement
  • Mentoring to practice leaders, project teams and individuals on architecture skills and techniques (everybody can benefit from some coaching)
  • Configuration, setup and integration of Sparx Enterprise Architect with other systems.
  • Migration from legacy modeling tools (including Visio)
  • System Administration and tuning guidance from the experts at Sparx on how to get the most out of your EA implementation.
Software
  • Sparx Enterprise Architect is the most widely used modeling tool by enterprise, business and solution architects globally
  • Available at an affordable price for organizations of all sizes
  • Pro-Cloud Server and WebEA make architecture content accessible to a business audience
  • The ability to integrate with other operational systems to capture operational and master data from across the enterprise
  • MDG Add-Ins to support industry standard frameworks like TOGAF, Zachman, DoDAF and BIZBOK.

Industry Partners

Sparx Services North America is an active contributor to the standards community.  We believe some of the best ideas, methods and practices come from collaborating with businesses, government organizations and seasoned practitioners to understand what works and what doesn’t.