ArchiMate is an enterprise architecture modeling language from The Open Group, claiming it to be an open standard.

It is based on the IEEE 1471 / IS 42010 standard. With this language users can describe the construction and operation of various aspect areas (domains) in the organization, like: business processes, organizational structures, information flows, IT systems and technology systems / IT Infrastructure. With ArchiMate one can describe, analyse and visualize the relationships and interdependencies among aspect areas very well.