The Modern Enterprise Architect
Organizations have long struggled to optimally align their assets with their business strategy in order to drive execution and to deliver business outcomes. This is where the enterprise architect comes in.
Throughout the past decade, this role has drastically changed. Today, enterprise architects have a myriad of responsibilities, including helping to bridge an enterprise's future strategy with implementation issues. This requires them to have a holistic vision as well as diverse work experiences.
Today's enterprise architects can be looked at as trusted advisors, internal management consultancies, a sounding board, educators, and visionaries. They are both the catalysts and guides to successfully moving the business to its future state.
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Understanding Enterprise Architecture in 2019
Leading organizations use enterprise architecture frameworks as guides and inspiration on the types of deliverables they might create. EA is a discipline that is continuing to evolve investment deliverables.
Context-Driven Customer Engagement: Beyond Customer Experience (CX) Management
This research note explores the changing customer expectations and illustrates a stepped evolution toward AI-enabled context-driven customer engagement.
What is Enterprise Architecture in 2020?
Leading organizations are using enterprise architecture (EA) including business architecture to balance investment and cost-cutting decisions by answering five of the most common questions about EA today and going into 2020.
How Enterprise Architecture Leaders Can Lead Business Transformation
his got me thinking about the role that Enterprise Architecture (EA) leaders can have in this market. Interestingly, I often find that business transformation projects are led by business leaders who bring in IT when needed, or worse as an afterthought.
It's Time for the "Business Versus IT" Debate to Be Over
I think a lot of people in IT are still stuck in the mode where they view themselves as an enabler for the business. Where the reality is, in today’s world, technology is very often the source of critical business differentiators.