Example that illustrates how business strategy drives IT strategy which drives enterprise architecture which in turn helps deliver IT solutions that meet business needs.
How to present the purpose, objectives, deliverables, and status of an enterprise architecture program.
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)
This research explores the business impact of enterprise architecture – where and how does EA add value to the enterprise? does this impact vary by the type of organization? how does constant change – both internal and external – affect the efficacy of EA? CIOs must understand the relationship between enterprise architecture and business value creation before you can really deploy this strategic weapon to its full capability. Excellent Read! (150 Pages)
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)
This presentation proposes a framework, and approach to measure, and communicate the value of enterprise architecture planning. Enterprise Architects, and even CIOs must know how to measure the value of EA so they can communicate it effectively and get organizational buy-in which can make the difference between success and failure of the EAP program.
This whitepaper discusses how to create quantifiable value using enterprise architecture planning. CIOs need to understand where, and how EA creates value to make the business case for its funding. Excellent discussion!
This paper presents an excellent discussion on enterprise architecture enabled business transformation. It presents a theoretical perspective on business transformation – what is it? why is it important? how to go about it? what drives transformation? what are its challenges? – and the role enterprise architecture plays in successful transformation. Excellent Read! (50+ pages)
This guide presents a framework for enterprise architecture planning, and a step by step approach to implement it in the enterprise. An excellent resource for the CIO to understand what enterprise architecture is, why is it important and how to implement it using a structure methodology.
This paper explores the use of enterprise architecture planning to realize business value. The authors use the DeLone and McLean model of IS success to propose an enterprise architecture framework that focuses on service quality and actual use as the two critical success factors for business value creation. This EA framework was applied to two major corporations as case studies to prove its applicability and value to the business.