4 years, 7 months ago

What‘chu Talkin’ ‘Bout, Business?

I’ve been around a few organisations now where I still see Enterprise Architecture being nothing more than a thing that IT people do.  There is a terrible lack of trust between the Business and IT […]

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4 years, 11 months ago

EA Worst Practice Alert – "I do not need to make any special effort to communicate my value, my work speaks for itself!"

Many enterprise architects are modest (otherwise a great quality!) and feel awkward when they have to toot their own horn, the “value horn”, if you will…Shouldn’t our work speak for itself? What value is there in being pompous and blowing our own hor…

4 years, 11 months ago

EA Worst Practice Alert – "I do not need to make any special effort to communicate my value, my work speaks for itself!"

Many enterprise architects are modest (otherwise a great quality!) and feel awkward when they have to toot their own horn, the “value horn”, if you will…Shouldn’t our work speak for itself? What value is there in being pompous and blowing our own hor…

5 years, 1 month ago

EA Worst Practice Alert – This shiny EA tool is the solution for all my problems!

Enterprise Architecture’s fundamental purpose is to enable business outcomes by materializing business strategies into real solutions. As we have discussed in previous posts, there are some important aspects to maturing your Enterprise Architectur…

5 years, 4 months ago

Enterprise Architecture: Transitioning from Goals to Outcomes and Capabilities to Services

To succeed, a business needs to transition its goals into beneficial outcomes. Goals, in being realised, need to be supported by business capability which describes what a business is able to do and services which leverage combined capabilities to define … Continue reading