Enterprise architecture is done for the sake of technology and company goal alignment. Most businesses and federal agencies in their aim to maximize performance through its IT system and applications resort to enterprise architecture. But enterprise architects would need tools to arrive to an answer to a particular problem. They would have to, of course, refer to best practice applications and models so they can arrive at a new unique solution to the unique situation they are faced with. After all, no one architectural pattern can be copied fully to answer another unique problem. An enterprise architect can only do so much as apply the application or a series of applications in context.
Visual Studio provides tools and pre-existing applications that can be used to further develop new applications geared for the achievement of a company target. This software improves on past experiences and knowledge of experienced developers in order to better design applications that answer the problem at hand. What these tools specifically do is it facilitates definition of enterprise architecture and definition of features so as to provide new applications for the enterprise.
Visual Studio Enterprise Architect, relying upon best practices on design and featuring of specific functions, enhances the developer s ability to serve the enterprise with appropriate applications that truly answers the predefined goals and targets. With the problem in mind and the tools to aid developers or enterprise architects, businesses will be able to realize their main objective which is business optimization. And for federal agencies, that final aim could be optimal service, cost reduction and resource optimization.