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Why enterprise architects must be catalysts for change | The Enterprisers Project

Why enterprise architects must be catalysts for change | The Enterprisers Project | Enterprise Architecture | Scoop.it
I was recently shocked to hear that over 52 percent of companies that were on the Fortune 500 list in the year 2000 no longer exist.
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Organization led by IST professor reaches consensus on enterprise architecture - Penn State News

Organization led by IST professor reaches consensus on enterprise architecture - Penn State News | Enterprise Architecture | Scoop.it
Organization led by IST professor reaches consensus on enterprise architecture Penn State News An increasing number of organizations are turning to the evolving practice of enterprise architecture (EA) to deal with the rapid pace of change in...
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Reasons to Re-architect to the Cloud - Enterprise Apps Today

Reasons to Re-architect to the Cloud - Enterprise Apps Today | Enterprise Architecture | Scoop.it
Reasons to Re-architect to the Cloud
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Many enterprises are still reluctant to migrate their core applications to the cloud. They needn't be, says Dell's Mik Lernout. By Mik Lernout.

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What Do Solution Architect And Enterprise Architect Do?

What Do Solution Architect And Enterprise Architect Do? | Enterprise Architecture | Scoop.it

What Do Solution Architect And Enterprise Architect Do?

Personally I like this breakdown by Alik Levin

Enterprise architects
•Communicate primarily with corporate business owners and staff architects. 
•Experts in the vertical industry in which they work. 
•Responsible for meeting regulatory and compliance requirements. 
•Set the overall vision and framework for the IT environment. 
•Main focus is on the IT environment from a strategic business perspective 
•Engage primarily in the envisioning stages of projects. 

Solutions architects
•Communicate mainly with business owners within a company and with the technical staff that delivers the solution. 
•Affect the enterprise. 
•Design the solution to take advantage of the existing assets. 
•Integrate the assets into the existing environment. 
•Follow the enterprise architecture 
•Solve the business problems of the business owner or unit. 
•Take a project through envisioning and design 
•Consultative to the project manager 
•Problems are escalated to the solutions architect. 
•Create line of business-based solutions 
•Integrate with the existing infrastructure 
•Designs solutions supported by the operations group. 
•Do not manage the technical staff. 
•Demonstrate their skills as a technologist and persuade the staff regarding the validity and approach to the solution. 
•Gather business requirements. 
•Select the technologies that provide the best solution. 
•Identify the products available that will best fit the solution. 
•Focus include integration, workflow, and applications


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14 Principles of Management (Henri Fayol)

What is 14 Principles of Management (Henri Fayol)? Summary and discussion forum. The general management principles as summarized by Fayol.
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TOGAF needs transparency and aa public roadmap - ebizQ (blog)

TOGAF needs transparency and aa public roadmap - ebizQ (blog) | Enterprise Architecture | Scoop.it
TOGAF needs transparency and aa public roadmap ebizQ (blog) To quote "The Open Group and TOGAF will not change their concept of enterprise architecture until the community as a whole does", I think (that Len is right in) that Open Group, as a...
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What is enterprise architecture? - ITWorld Canada (blog)

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What is enterprise architecture? ITWorld Canada (blog) A new landmark paper from the Federation of Enterprise Architecture Professional Organizations (FEAPO) has found that more than 80 per cent of organizations do not successfully execute their...
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How to Think Like an Enterprise Architect? ~ Future of CIO

How to Think Like an Enterprise Architect? ~ Future of CIO | Enterprise Architecture | Scoop.it
Enterprise Architecture is the discipline not just for Enterprise Architects, it's the thinking process every business leader should master; and it's the discipline every mature organization needs to practice.

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Emeric Nectoux's curator insight, December 31, 2013 12:51 AM

Enterprise Architecture is the discipline not just for Enterprise Architects, it's the thinking process every business leader should master; and it's the discipline every mature organization needs to practice.  


Not everyone should be an EA, neither everyone wants to be an EA,  but everyone can learn how to think like architect through: systematic thinking, system thinkingholistic thinking, critical thinking, creative thinking, analytics thinking, synthetic thinking, non-linear thinking, abstract thinkingwhole-brain thinking, positive thinking, etc...

Jaakko Kuosmanen's curator insight, February 11, 2015 8:38 AM

Arkkitehtuuripäivä 25.3.2015: https://kurssit.wakaru.fi/event/index.php?e_hash=5888001583cffd3cae365ab8b482cbe9&from=scoopit