18 days ago

Create end-to-end integration of tools and data for flow, insight, and traceability

Businesses seeking to achieve an unrivaled competitive advantage should take a hard look at their data management strategy. Data-driven decisions are faster, more reliable, and less costly when there is effective information flow and trust between all stakeholders. Enterprise Architects, Digital Practitioners, Sponsors, and Vendors gain superior business insight and planning abilities from using the IT4IT™ Reference Architecture, a standard of The Open Group, to improve data quality, transparency, and accessibility.

25 days ago

The IT4IT™ Standard Streamlines Plug-and-Play Adoption of Business Tools

Imagine a technology implementation strategy that works harmoniously for both you as the customer and your suppliers. Whether you’re an Enterprise Architect, Digital Practitioner, Sponsor, or Vendor, it’s not as impossible as it seems when you’re utilizing the IT4IT™ Reference Architecture, a standard of The Open Group and a game-changing foundation for digital systems professionals.
We set out to solve the most common and most costly implementation issues, which include managing a complex landscape of different processes and tools, multi-vendor integration, automation, and end-to-end support.

26 days ago

Customers Have Spoken in the Gartner Voice of the Customer

Bizzdesign is excited to announce we’re recognized as a Customers’ Choice vendor for 2022 in the Gartner® Peer Insights™ Voice of the Customer for Enterprise Architecture tools. Everyone here at Bizzdesign is particularly honored to receive this distinction since it comes from our customers — the people we’re here to serve. Peer reviews, in our…

1 month, 1 day ago

The IT4IT™ Reference Architecture is a Digital Product Blueprint for Cost Savings and Automation

By The Open Group

How many failed and de-railed technology solution implementations has your company been through? It’s past time to reevaluate your digital transformation strategy. Become the hero of your business by implementing a standardized operational backbone that saves money, automates processes, and reduces the waste and friction in your current technology solutions to keep you moving forward ahead of your competitors efficiently and effectively.

1 month, 1 day ago

State of Enterprise Architecture Report Reveals a 4 Dimensions Agility Gulf

The State of Enterprise Architecture 2022 Report Organizational AgilityBizzdesign’s 2022 state of enterprise architecture report revealed a gulf between the ‘haves’ and ‘have-nots’ of organizational agility. We explore four correlations between the maturity of organizations’ enterprise architecture practices and the ability to support the change and innovation needed to thrive. The Speed of Change Imperative The last two years of COVID disruption have…

1 month, 6 days ago

Sitting down with Rob Akershoek (DevOps / IT4IT Architect) after the recent Enterprise Architecture Practitioners Summit

By Ash Patel – Marketing Specialist, The Open Group.

After the recent Enterprise Architecture Practitioners Summit (Hybrid Event), we reached out to Rob Akershoek (DevOps / IT4IT Architect) to tell us more about what he does, advice he may have for those interested in a career involving IT Management, and much more.

1 month, 6 days ago

Modeling Capability Increments and Capability Instances to Support Roadmapping

So far in our blog series, the capability models we’ve used are relatively simple in terms of their structure. In our previous blog post on capability measurement, we already promised to provide more detail on how you can model capabilities over time and how to describe different instances. In larger organizations, the same business capability…