9 years, 1 month ago

Key SOA Governance Considerations – Part 4

So far the articles 1, 2 and 3 in the series have addressed the SOA governance aspects such as, understanding the context, defining the objectives and parameters, understanding various components such as timing and artefacts to govern, roles and respo…

9 years, 1 month ago

Enterprise Architect: Advisor versus Gatekeeper

A recent conversation with a colleague delved into the complicated world of new technology decisions. At every organization I’ve been at, this has been a source of contention between four major groups: Enterprise Architects, Domain Architects, Development Teams, and Engineering Teams. I specifically listed Enterprise and Domain Architects separately, because I’ve seen contention between those […]

10 years, 1 month ago

Modeling the MDM Blueprint – Part IV

In part II and III of this series we discussed the Common Information and Canonical Models. Because MDM is a business project we need to establish of a common set of models that can be referenced independent of the technical infrastructure or patterns we plan on using. Now it is time to introduce the Operating […]