Introduction to Gartner's Information Capabilities Framework

Archived Published: 06 June 2014 ID: G00263057

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The Gartner Information Capabilities Framework (ICF) describes an approach and guidelines for architecting a modern information infrastructure. Information architects should master this approach and make informed decisions, while information leaders should be familiar with the principles.

Table of Contents

  • Introduction
  • Analysis
    • Take Inventory of Common Capability Categories
      • Metadata Management
    • Determine the Semantic Styles of Your Information Use Cases
    • Use Capability Sets to Support Different Semantic Styles
  • Gartner Recommended Reading
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