1 month, 5 days ago

Building an Enterprise-Level View of IT Estate Using the C4 Model

Link: https://www.ardoq.com/blog/c4-model

I’ve often heard Enterprise Architecture teams complain that they are continuously fighting a losing battle.  They’ve been asked by the CIO to build a model of the IT estate — documenting applications, how they are deployed, what technologies they use, how they link to each other, by whom they are used, and for what purpose. In short, how the IT estate looks, and how it supports the operation and strategic goals of the organization. But, I am asked, how can a handful of people document hundreds of applications that are evolving faster than they can draw?