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Business Architecture

Primer on Business Architecture

This presentation provides an indepth look at business architecture. CIOs can learn about business architecture and how to use it to align business with IT.

A Framework for Business Architecture

This paper presents a framework for business architecture modelling. It focuses on modelling business functions and business operations in support of the other "IT focused" layers of enterprise architecture.

Comparison of Business Architecture Frameworks

This paper compares common business architecture and modeling frameworks. Good discussion for those who want to get a quick overview of the most common business modelling frameworks.

Putting Business Architecture to Work

This white paper discusses how business architecture can help the enterprise with continuous business model innovation and operational efficiencies in response to rapidly changing environmental drivers. The authors contend that business architecture lies at the intersection of three components: strategy, operations, and information technology, so, offers a unique opportunity to create a flexible, living organization that adapts rapidly to change. Good Discussion!

Why Business Architecture?

CIOs must understand what is business architecture and why is it important. This whitepaper discusses business architecture from the perspective of its benefits and use – what is the benefit of using business architecture? 

Using Enterprise Architecture to Implement Business Strategy

This presentation demonstrates the key role enterprise architecture plays in implementing business strategy. The key concepts discussed are business model, business architecture, IT capability, and IT roadmap. Their interconnection, and interaction converts business strategy into enterprise value. Excellent Discussion.