Cambridge, MA – SMART 360, headquartered in Cambridge, Massachusetts, is the global partner of iteratec, the German-based developer of iteraplan software. SMART 360 is proud to announce that iteratec is listed on the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Architecture Management Tools. iteraplan is a leading EAM tool in Europe and is gaining popularity in the U.S./Canadian EAM market, as well as globally. The report from Analyst Julie Short, was published in October 2013, covers 14 EA Tools and is available to Gartner clients.
iteratec began offering iteraplan in 2004 re-architecting it into an open source Community Edition and a commercial Enterprise Edition in 2008. The Community Edition is free of charge and provides an excellent means for using the basic functions of the tool. Download it free of charge from smart360.biz or www.iteraplan.de. For additional functionality, users can upgrade to the iteraplan Enterprise Edition or the SMART 360 EA Suite. This commercial tool comes with an enhanced feature set, and enterprise wide license and support. SMART360 EA Suite is an excellent SAAS offering and provides full iteraplan Enterprise Edition features, further integrations, extra visualizations, support and training along with Enterprise Portfolio Management Consulting services.
Gartner Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Architecture Tools
Key to iteraplan’s uniqueness is the open source community which has driven its core features and functionality. Additional features which set iteraplan apart in the Enterprise Architecture Management (EAM) industry include; 100% Web-based HTML5 user interface, making the tool available on mobile devices such as tablets and smartphones, and SMART360’s offering of Software-as-a-Service (SaaS.)
“We are pleased with iteratec’s position on the Magic Quadrant, considering iteraplan is the only open source EAM Tool that has been included”, says Karsten Voges, former Product Manager of iteraplan, who recently founded SMART 360 to help EA and iteraplan grow in Americas. “We would like to acknowledge all employees of iteratec and SMART 360, our clients and supporters in the iteraplan community. Without this great community, iteraplan wouldn’t be the most successful open source EAM Tool in the marketplace. ”
We are included in this year’s Magic Quadrant because iteraplan fulfills all Enterprise Architecture Management Tool requirements. For more information about iteraplan and SMART 360 visit smart360.biz and for more information on the Maqic Quadrant for EAM tools visit www.gartner.com
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