Topic: Enterprise Architecture Assessment

Managing Enterprise Architecture for Value

The objective of governance is to ensure delivery of business value. Enterprise Architecture Governance aims to do just that – ensure delivery of business value

e-Book: Leading Practices in Enterprise Architecture

This e-book details research, projects, and case studies on cutting edge practices in enterprise architecture planning. An excellent resource for the CIO who wants to apply the best thinking on enterprise architecture to creating business value. (1,000 pages)

Enterprise Architecture Example

This comprehensive example details the creation of an enterprise architecture plan. CIOs can use this as a template to understand how to create an enterprise architecture in their organization. (150 pages)

What is Wrong with Enterprise Architecture?

This paper discusses, in-depth, the root causes for the failure of enterprise architecture planning in organizations. CIOs must read this to understand why their EA initiative is likely to fail if it has not already. Enterprise Architects need to read this to understand how to architect the enterprise for better business outcomes (not pretty charts to plaster walls!). An excellent discussion that can help implement enterprise architecture for effect.

Case Study – Enterprise Architecture Business Value

This case study discusses ways of assessing the performance of enterprise architecture in the enterprise to measure the business results delivered. Excellent resource for the CIO who wants to ensure EA delivers value to the business.

Case Study – Enterprise Architecture Assessment

This report analyzes the implementation of enterprise architecture, and makes an assessment of the factors driving favorable outcomes i.e. creation of business value. Excellent Read! (150 pages)

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Sample IT Strategy Plan

A good IT Strategy Plan that you can use as a template to create your own.

IT Strategy Presentation

This in-depth – 78 pages – presentation goes into just about everything you would have wanted to know about IT Strategy aka business IT alignment (ICT Strategy, IS strategy, IS strategic alignment, IT Alignment, strategic information systems planning (SISP)…)

IT Strategy Example

This is an in-depth information technology strategic planning example that details the process and framework that CIOs can adapt to give direction to their own IT Organizations. Excellent Read!! (200 pages)

IT Strategy Template

Use this template to create an IT strategic plan for your organization – aligning business with IT strategy. IT Strategy Template can be downloaded for free by CIO Index members.