8 years, 3 months ago

Have Fed Agencies abandoned creating “Enterprise Transition Plan” ? ETP is challenging for the OCIO

Checkout following two plans below. And, contrast and compare them. Conceiving a coherent modernization plan and executing them has always been a challenge for OCIO. Enterprise Transition Plans generally documents the visions, goals, capabilities at th…

8 years, 3 months ago

Ugliness in the sink

An architectural fundamental is that things that are not related should not cause failure on each others’ part. The printer breaking should not stop the processing of orders. It does stop the printing of orders (duh), but should not stop the processing…

8 years, 3 months ago

Ugliness in the sink

An architectural fundamental is that things that are not related should not cause failure on each others’ part. The printer breaking should not stop the processing of orders. It does stop the printing of orders (duh), but should not stop the processing…

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8 years, 3 months ago

Accelerating Business and IT Transformation

In our work with more than 200 organizations, we’ve found two groups of customers: Those who previously tried to create an Enterprise Architecture (EA) function but failed, and those who knew they needed a successful EA function to transform t…

8 years, 3 months ago

On Enterprise Taxonomy Completeness

Yet again it is time for an update on my thesis progress. After revising my initial introductory chapter with my supervisor (John Gotze), I decided to revamp the chapter completely and go forward with a more tangible problem: the failure of strategic I…

8 years, 3 months ago

On Enterprise Taxonomy Completeness

Yet again it is time for an update on my thesis progress. After revising my initial introductory chapter with my supervisor (John Gotze), I decided to revamp the chapter completely and go forward with a more tangible problem: the failure of strategic I…

8 years, 3 months ago

On Enterprise Taxonomy Completeness

Yet again it is time for an update on my thesis progress. After revising my initial introductory chapter with my supervisor (John Gotze), I decided to revamp the chapter completely and go forward with a more tangible problem: the failure of strategic I…

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8 years, 3 months ago

Why I’m Excited About the iPad

While my iPad will arrive in “late April,” I’ve been following all the buzz this week, reading reviews, checking out the app store, etc. Late April can’t get here soon enough in my opinion. Here’s what has me so excited about it. I’ve always preferred taking notes electronically, but in the past three or fours, […]

8 years, 3 months ago

Distortions leads to Cancerous Growth within Enterprise

Programmed Cell Death is very important function to understand to gain insight into the way Transformation need to occur. When distortions occur in Enterprise Engineering, then this leads into obvious cancerous growth, which does not have easy remedy. …

8 years, 3 months ago

Enterprise Architecture IS (should not be) Arbitrary

I took a look at a blog entry today by Jordan Braunstein where he comments on another blog entry titled “Yes, “Enterprise Architecture is Relative BUT it is not Arbitrary.”  The blog makes some good points such as the following: Lock 10 archite…