Case Studies

Product & Vendor Evaluation:
Content Management Case Studies

Business Context

  • The Client is a Fortune 100 Financial services company
  • The content management platform was facing challenges in meeting availability, performance, cost to market and total cost of ownership
  • The business was looking for a platform with better features in the CMS and CDN space


  • Assessed the current state of the platform
  • Interviewed business and technology to understand the drivers for the future state
  • Defined logical and technical architecture
  • Evaluated vendors/products for application servers
  • Defined migration roadmap

Technologies Used

  • Business case development framework
  • TOGAF and MDA
  • CMS: Tridion, Fatwire, Vignette, Documentum, MOSS
  • CDN: Akamai, Limelight


  • Selected a vendor to address the pain points and meet the drivers
  • Created a logical and technical architecture for the proof of concept