Sparx Cloud Architecture Platform

Unleash the full power of the Sparx Architecture Platform as a managed service in the cloud.

The Sparx Cloud Architecture Platform is a full-service Enterprise Architecture Management System to support your architecture, business analysis and solution development teams

  • Unleash the full power of the Sparx Architecture Platform as a managed service in the cloud.
  • Performance up to 3x faster than the EA desktop client.
  • No software to install or hardware to procure – can be set up and ready to use in less than a week.
  • Save on system administration costs – the experts at Sparx Services North America do hosting the configuration patching, upgrades, backups, and monitoring.
  • Migrate your existing on-premise Sparx repository and transfer your existing architecture data into a Hosted Sparx Architecture Platform in the cloud.

Hosted in the cloud, pre-configured and ready to use

  • Hosted Sparx EA repository for securely storing your architecture models
  • Enterprise Architect delivered either through the desktop client through a browser using Amazon AppStream (optional upgrade)
  • Key store license server for managing floating licenses
  • Pro cloud server for connecting to repository remotely
  • Prolaborate for curating architecture content to stakeholders
  • SSL Certificates – Secured Access to Repositories, License Server, and Prolaborate
  • Single Sign-On integration
  • Separate pre-production environment for functional testing
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Spend more time doing architecture – leave the administration to us

Sparx Services North America provides:: 
  • Cloud management services
  • Configuration and management of AWS subscriptions and cloud resources
  • Integration with your corporate network, Active Directory, and Single Sign-On.
  • Setup, upgrades, and patching of PCS and Prolaborate software
  • Setup, configuration, backup and restoration of databases\Setup and Maintenance of SSL certificates

Enterprise-Grade Technical Support

  • Account manager to serve as your single point of contact at Sparx
  • 24×5 email technical support w/4hr response time SLA
  • Facilitate and track bug reports and feature requests with product development teams
  • Monitoring of availability and performance of cloud services
  • Tracking of software licenses for renewal and maintenance
  • Secondary testing of new software releases before installation in your environment
  • Release briefings of new features of software releases
  • Monthly account reviews
  • Review of architecture metamodel prior to migration
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Related Services Available from Sparx Services North America

Platform Implementation

  • Data Migration: Migrate of data from other architecture tools like Unicom System Architect, Rational Software Architect Planview/Troux, Abbacus, and Magic Draw into Sparx EA.
  • Cloud Migration: Migrate Sparx EA data from local EAP files and on-premise EA repositories into your new hosted cloud repository. If you have multiple sets of data, that’s okay. If you don’t have access to your on-premise repository, we can help you merge your data later.
  • System Integration: : We can help you Integrate your data and workflows with Jira, ServiceNow, Sharepoint, Azure DevOps/TFS and other IT systems.

Model management

  • Manage your architecture metamodel in EA
  • Work with you to adapt your metamodel to leverage industry standards and reference models
  • Creating a custom UML profile to ensure the models you build in EA align to your metamodel
  • Provide a set of guidelines for the cloning and promotion of content by architects and project teams
  • Conduct reviews of architecture artifacts for metamodel conformance

Architecture Maturity Consulting

  • Leveraging our Architecture in a Box methodology
  • Implement industry standards and frameworks
  • Adopt architecture and modeling best practices
  • Support both federated vs. centralized architecture practices 
  • Architecture governance and standardization
  • Agile architecture processes
  • Skills training  courses:
    • Intro to EA
    • Applied enterprise architecture using TOGAF and ArchiMate
    • Business architecture using BIZBOK
    • Requirements management and business process modeling with EA for business analysts
    • Model-Based Systems Engineering with OMG SysML for software teams
    • Curating architecture content with Prolaborate 
  • Architecture alignment and integration workshop
  • Project team workshops 
  • 1:1 and small group mentoring
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