Essential News

Lastest Updates on the Essential Project

More Awards – 03/12/2018

For the third year running, EAS has won top place in Corporate Live Wires’ Innovation & Excellence Awards. For the second year running we have also been named as Enterprise Architecture Firm of the Year based on Essential and our consulting expertise. People are recognising how Essential is an enterprise architecture tool built by architects for architects. For further details click here


The Essential Playbook - 27/09/2018

We're developing an Essential Playbook with steps on how to be successful with your enterprise architecture using Essential. It walks through different scenarios and starting points, and tells you who to engage, how to engage them, what data you need and which views you should aim to get working. We'll be releasing some plays early, see the first play here


Essential Labs Updated – 2/8/2018

Essential labs gives you access to early releases of views and capabilities that we are developing.
Latest updates include Application Technology Lifecycle Management, Complete Application Landscape and the ability to embed videos in views. For further details click here


Essential Launchpad v3 released – 19/7/2018

Essential Launchpad is a free tool that helps organisations quick start their data capture and populate over 20 key foundational EA views.
v3 adds further application rationalisation support, a strategic technology product selector and utilises the new business process family class.
For further details click here


Essential GDPR – Extended Support – 4/7/2018

The Essential GDPR Pack utilises EA principles and the Essential met model to allow organisations to see where they are GDPR compliant and where they have areas of risk.
The addition of the GDPR Regulator Spreadsheet enables you to automatically export your Essential GDPR data directly into the Regulator’s GDPR Spreadsheet, saving considerable time and allowing a speedy response to the FCA. The new Essential GDPR PIA (Data Protection Impact Assessment) analyses the impact of change on new or existing applications and processes.
For further details click here


Essential v6.2 Released – 4/5/2018

Minor Essential release. For further details click here


Essential Labs updated – 2/3/2018

Repository Data Management views help you manage the quality and completeness of data in your repository, ensuring your EA is up to date and you are making decisions against accurate information. For further details click here


Enterprise Architecture Firm of the Year – 14/12/2017

We are delighted to announce that, for the second year running, EAS has won top place in Corporate Live Wires’ Innovation & Excellence Awards.
For further details click here