For some companies, the New Year coincides with the start of their planning year, and there are still many companies that go through an annual reorganization of the management structure charts. In any case, New Year is a good time to take stock and think about the future - so here are my recommendations for using TOGAF as your guide.
Both TOGAF and ArchiMate have been developed by The Open Group. TOGAF describes the process of developing an enterprise architecture and ArchiMate is a modeling language which compliments TOGAF. This blog outlines the difference between these standards.
TOGAF certification has become a de facto baseline for endorsing the skills of an enterprise architect. But how does it really help you?
In this TOGAF blog we discuss the 7 habits of any highly successful Enterprise Architects
Read the latest blog from our series explaining the benefits from of TOGAF and Enterprise Architecture for the various types of stakeholder. This week: HR & Personnel Depatrment
TOGAF makes a big point of the need for good stakeholder management, devoting the whole of Chapter 24 to the subject, while Step 2 in Phase A: Architecture Vision describes the process to Identify Stakeholders, Concerns, and Business Requirements.
If you are already 9.1 certified but want to show that you understand the changes in TOGAF standard version 9.2, then you might want...
TOGAF is largely about identifying and documenting architecture requirements... but what is an Architectural Requirement? Frequently we document requirements, not "architecture" requirements! In this blog I explain what we need to do to make requirements architectural.
Read the latest blog from our series explaining the benefits from of TOGAF and Enterprise Architecture for the various types of stakeholder. This week: The IT Organization
The TOGAF exams can be daunting, but understandably Level 2 is more difficult than Level 1. Knowing more about the nature of the Level 2 exam can help you avoid mistakes and perform better when taking the actual exam! Roger Evernded explains the nature of the Level 2 exam scenarios, and gives you some useful tips on how to use this to your advantage when sitting the exam.