An enterprise application (EA) is a large software system platform designed to operate in a corporate environment such as business or government. EAs are complex, scalable, component-based, distributed and mission critical. Enterprise application consists of a group of programs with shared business applications and organizational modeling utilities designed for unparalleled functionalities. EAs are developed using enterprise architecture.
Enterprise application is a critical component of any computer-based information system. EA software ultimately enhances efficiency and productivity through business level support functionality.