Central Architecture RepositoryMavim offers a business-facing solution centered around the user-friendly Microsoft Visio. Mavim provides central storage for all enterprise architecture catalogs, models, and documentation. The simple storage and management of this information in one repository facilitates collaboration among enterprise architects.
The central repository provides a number of governance features such as role-based permissions, search, version control, as well as the ability to import and export existing documentation.
ArchiMate® & MetadataArchiMate® is an open and independent language for enterprise architects that helps describe and communicate the development, maintenance, and implementation of business processes, organizational structures, information flows, IT systems and technical infrastructure.
ArchiMate® is fully supported in the Mavim software, and the full notation, meta model, as well as all architectural models, are included as resources. You get a standard meta-data set that can be customized based on the situation of the organization. The meta-data allows you to connect the application landscape to architectural images.
Cross-Domain Analysis and Decision MakingMavim empowers fact-based decision making and analysis for enterprise architects by providing the ability to create heatmaps and do impact analyses. By dynamically visualizing the organization dependencies, it is possible for architects to answer questions like “what is the impact on our people and processes if we phase out an application?"
Mavim also offers a number of different views, depending on the desired technical level of the viewer. This helps to engage the business and create communal understanding about which applications support which business processes as well as the various functionalities and costs attached to them.
SharePoint Publication | Office365Mavim offers numerous communication options aimed at facilitating end-user adoption. All architure diagrams, reports, instructions and updates can be published directly via a web portal of via SharePoint/Office 365.
The impact that changing processes have on applications and vice versa are immediately visible and communicable to the organization. This functionality facilities stakeholder involvement and creates the opportunity to involve the entire business by providing a reliable information stream for all end-users.