11 years, 4 months ago

SOA Checklist

In a recent meeting, the customer brought up a valid question: “How do I know if a problem/system is a good candidate for using SOA (vs. using old but trusted techniques).  I put this checklist together.  If you can answer yes to 2 or more of these…

11 years, 4 months ago

Where is the value of OEA

In a room full of architects, if you were to ask for the definition of enterprise architecture, or the importance thereof,  you are likely to get a number of varying view points ranging from,  a complete analysis of the digital assets of an organizat…

11 years, 4 months ago

Growing Into Enterprise Architecture

I am writing this post as I am in an Enterprise Architecture class, specifically on the Oracle Enterprise Architecture Framework (OEAF).  I have been a long believer that SOA’s key strength is that it is the first IT approach that blends or unifies …

11 years, 4 months ago

Agility and Architecture: Can they coexist?

Read an interesting article in the IEEE Software magazine with the above title:Link to the articleThe author discuss how there can be a balance between agile processes and enterprise architecture and recommend guidelines on how and where to apply them…

11 years, 4 months ago

OTN Arch2Arch Podcast

I recently took part in a panelist discussion about EA which was interesting in that it was not scripted, nor did we know the topic in advance.  Give it a listen, there are some good comments made and this is worth the 12 or so minuets for a listen. …

11 years, 5 months ago

OTN Podcast on EA Communication

All content written by and copyrighted by Todd Biske. If you are reading this on a site other than my “Outside the Box” blog, it’s probably being republished without my permission. Please consider reading it at the source. I participated on a panel discussion on communication and enterprise architecture, hosted by Bob Rhubart of Oracle. […]