Enterprise Architects Combine Design Thinking, Lean Startup and Agile to Drive Digital Innovation

Archived Published: 04 February 2016 ID: G00295415

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Business model and technology innovations are relentless. Every organization must learn and experiment to develop products, services and new ways of working. A combination of iterative, experimental methodologies is needed to support digital innovation efforts.

Table of Contents

  • Analysis
    • Introduction
    • Innovation Demands a Combination of Iterative, Experimental Approaches
      • Use Design Thinking to Understand the Customer and Discover the Real Need
      • Evolve the Innovation Using Lean Startup
      • Use Agile to Build Out and Evolve the Technology Elements of the Innovation
    • Putting It All Together
      • 1. Just Do Something
      • 2. Don't Get Hung Up on the Methodologies
      • 3. Give People the Freedom and Support to Innovate
      • 4. Move to Service-Oriented Technical Architectures
  • Gartner Recommended Reading
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