3 days ago

Layers of Abstraction

When talking about abstractions to IT architects I am naturally always reminded on the inner-platform-effect that is defined as:’ The inner-platform effect is the tendency of software architects to create a system so customisable as to become a replica, and often a poor replica, of the software development platform they are using.“ So layers will … Continue reading Layers of Abstraction

6 days ago

CEAN: Chaos in EA

How do chaos theory and architecture work together is part of this very pragmatic podcast of a theorectial topic https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B91hUBf4y2-gNHJPWjk1TDVTZDA   Related Post Denial of responsibility Why we are not working on a measurable outcome as … CEAN: Budgeting 2 On Stupidity – Industrialisation

10 days ago

Dependency area

Have you ever wondered why you can really only find work in a geographic small area or why the the main GDP of most countries is fixed on a very small geographic location? Well there are many interesting theories and usually they are full of politics, but while politics play a role they are usually … Continue reading Dependency area

13 days ago

CEAN: How to change tyres while driving

Well in architecture we are often confronted with changes while everythings moves. Please listen to the classic podcast on this very normal question for us as architects  https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B91hUBf4y2-gMl9zX2pMSGZwZzQ     Related Post The problem with most global Business & Appli… CEAN: Causality Digital death The failure of actor lead system thinking

20 days ago

CEAN: Change Management

Another fundamental area is discussed in the rerun of this podcast  https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B91hUBf4y2-gRDJGb3drcUpiMVU     Related Post Failure to fail learning from failure The disruption smoke screen CEAN: Basic BA – Financial Markets Information

28 days ago

CEAN: Causality

Let’s take a podcast on causality https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B91hUBf4y2-gS3NkcWNUT3RRdjA   Related Post The ethical architect Analytical versus Big Data Architecture The hot handed architect CEAN: Business frameworks

1 month, 1 day ago

Agile in BPM

In business process management a lot of people are talking about agile and a few are using it in very limited way, so I will lock at some of areas here that always emerge in projects. Scope: Usually BPM non agile projects prefer a fixed scope, whereas in a fill agile world the scope is … Continue reading Agile in BPM

1 month, 5 days ago

CEAN : Career planning

A bit on EA career planning https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B91hUBf4y2-gU3FkUjluS29ZcHM   Related Post Loyalty Architecture Rerun of the Critical Enterprise Architecture Netc… CEAN: Basic BA – Consumer Fast Moving Goods CEAN: Basic BA Sales 5

1 month, 8 days ago

QA void professions

Usually most professions have a direct or at least are stakeholder led QA function that monitors their output, however there are professions that tend to lack this kind of QA, such as architects, doctors and other professions that usually involve the professional to confess specialised knowledge in a wide area, so that testing the output … Continue reading QA void professions

1 month, 12 days ago


How do you plan strategy in an enterprise https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B91hUBf4y2-gV1l4N3BQcndYdXc   Related Post Similarities of Lawyers and Architects in starting… On Stupidity – BYOD Basics on how an enterprise works Risk