In this diagram I mapped all business requirements to the corresponding business actors. At the top we find the requirements families. The objective was to determine clusters of requirements that can be regrouped in target use cases (more than 50 in this case).
I have documented the method in this post : requirements matrix in archimate.
Critical flows show how the information flows from user to system and from system to system.…
“SOA (Service Oriented Architecture) doesn’t clean the shit (in your IT landscape). It isolates the shit. After isolating you can clean it if you wish…”
“The analysis and documentation of an enterprise in its current and future states from an integrated strategy, business, and technology perspective”.
Scott A Bernard: An Introduction to Enterprise Architecture…
- Lousy leaders
- Confusion regarding the strengths on the team
- Fear of failure
- Low expectations
- Lack of focus
- Insecure team members
Exceptional is the result of reaching beyon current performance.
The Open Group SOA Governance Reference Model (SGRM) uses the term “SOA Solution” for governed processes : SOA Solution Portfolio Management and SOA Solution Lifecycle Management.
But it doesn’t provide a definition od a SOA Solution.
Here is my definition of a SOA Solution :
“Any ICT solution that consumes or provides one or more SOA services”.
“Scientists say that coffee and donuts release chemicals in the brain that creates the illusion that meetings are a productive way to get things done.”
Enterprise Architecture, when done well, is a business transformation practice. Transforming a business is not about slogans, mission statements, slick PowerPoints or in-depth strategy documents. It’s about execution and actually changing business operations.
1. Can you do the job?
2. Will you love the job?
3. Can we tolerate working with you?
Source : Forbes.com…