25000 TOGAF Certifications

25,000 TOGAF Certification and Counting!

At the end of August 2013, The Open Group announced that the number of TOGAF 9 certified individuals had passed the 25,000 mark. An increase of nearly 8,500 new certifications in the 12 months prior!
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BPMN 2.0 Terms Explained – Process Flows

Graphically, a Flow is represented with an arrow between elements in a Process, Collaboration, or Choreography. BPMN 2.0 defines different kinds of Flows, which are explained in this article.
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Learning ArchiMate Part 5 – The relationship Between the ArchiMate Toolset and TOGAF

The most effective use of ArchiMate is in the production of viewpoints. In this article, we will investigate the relationship between ArchiMate and TOGAF.
TOGAF Governance

TOGAF 9 – It’s All In the Governance

Without a strong architectural voice at the governance table, the EA contribution and value will always be compromised. Unless you have effective EA governance, then you will suffer the following outcomes:
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Learning ArchiMate Part 4 – Layers and Framework

The ArchiMate language defines three main layers based on specializations of the core concepts presented in our previous ArchiMate article.
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Learning ArchiMate Part 3 – Core Concepts & Elements

One of the most effective uses of ArchiMate is in the production of viewpoints. A single function/process/service in the architecture can be represented in many ways, depending on which stakeholders are reviewing the EA status.
ArchiMate Relationships

Learning ArchiMate Part 2 – ArchiMate Relationships Explained

Each of the ArchiMate concepts have specific relationships to each other that represent flow, dependencies, realizations, and others. Relationships usually have specific pairings, but not always.
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Good e-Learning Gives Masterclass At Innovative Learning Conference, London

Good e-Learning were proud to be primary sponsors of the Innovative Learning Conference, held this month in a building opposite the Houses of Parliament, London.
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Passing the TOGAF Exam! The Top 10 Tips For Getting TOGAF Certification

Students of TOGAF need to learn the black art of Enterprise Architecture to get through the 2-part TOGAF exam in order to be certified. Here are my top ten tips for passing the exam...
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Learning ArchiMate Part 1 – Core Concepts

ArchiMate is a valuable modeling language for developing enterprise architectures but exactly how important is it as part of an Enterprise Architect’s tool box?