11 days ago

How Asda Navigated Divestiture with Strategic Enterprise Architecture

Link: https://www.ardoq.com/blog/asda-divestiture-strategic-enterprise-architecture

In a webinar on 20 June 2024, Peter Grayley, Senior Solutions Architecture Manager at Asda, shared invaluable insights with Claire Sporton, Global Director of Customer Experience at Ardoq, into managing the colossal transition project that followed Asda’s divestiture from Walmart in 2021. Peter compared this massive project to “eating an elephant,” meaning it had to be approached “one bite at a time.” It involved identifying over 1,200 applications intertwined with complex dependencies, all while ensuring the company continued to operate efficiently.