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CIOs these days are really busy. One CIO put his busyness this way, “It is a changing technology landscape. Mobile, cloud, social, and big data are key priorities all at the same time”. For this reason, a second CIO said that his enterprise architect needs to be “the forward, business facing component for his IT... more
Your analytics initiatives are only as useful as the data that fuels them. A recent HBR article: Simplify Your Analytics Strategy summed it up nicely. If you are serious about competing on analytics, you need to have a strong competence in data.
Enterprise Architects (EAs) are increasingly being asked to think 3-5 years out. This means that they need to take an even more active part in the strategy process, and to help drive business transformation. A CIO that we talked to recently said; “Enterprise Architecture needs to be the forward, business facing component of IT. Architects... more
The conversation at the Gartner Enterprise Architecture Summit was very interesting last week. They central them for years had been idea of closely linking enterprise architecture with the goals and strategy. This year, Gartner added another layer to that conversation. They are now actively promoting the idea of enterprise architects as strategists. The reason why... more