3 months, 28 days ago

Architecture beliefs and why they matter

Have you ever thought about how often the “trends” changes in your organisation? It is fascinating just how fast many organisations jump aboard the newest management hype, be it methods, technologies or organisational frameworks with the promise of solving all the problems we have struggled with for decades. Not long ago everyone needed an Enterprise…

1 year, 6 months ago

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know (about Enterprise Architecture)

I created a list of books I would give someone if they told me they wanted to be a good EA. Read all of these and you will be a guru (or more likely an unguru).
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1 year, 11 months ago

AI Will Change Organizations From Within

Over the past year I’ve spoken formally and informally with hundreds of companies about their AI initiatives. The biggest AH-HA moment comes when these companies realize the difference between implementing traditional technology and applying anal…

2 years, 1 month ago

To improve Company Boards’ digital decision making, do (i)

continuing from
How to improve Company Boards’ technology driven decision making
 
The Board and top management should not have to graduate a polytechnical course but rather understand the impacts the new digitally enabled technology may have…

3 years, 3 months ago

EA and the Internet of Things – 10 Thoughts

I’ve been thinking a lot recently about the Internet of Things, from both a personal perspective and as it applies to EA.  In fact, I wrote about it in my “From the Editor” column in the most recent Architecture and…

3 years, 7 months ago

McKinsey’s nine questions for the digital transformation (iv)

continuing
Comments on McKinsey’s article on “Nine questions to help you get your digital transformation right”
 
“Is your IT operating at two speeds?” 
As much that sounds weird today, when Gartner talks about a “two mode IT”,  

3 years, 7 months ago

McKinsey’s nine questions for the digital transformation (iv)

continuing
Comments on McKinsey’s article on “Nine questions to help you get your digital transformation right”
 
“Is your IT operating at two speeds?” 
As much that sounds weird today, when Gartner talks about a “two mode IT”,