Best Practices for Delivering Targeted and High-Impact Roadmaps

Published: 21 November 2018 ID: G00374046

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To demonstrate the benefits and increase the use of roadmaps, enterprise architecture and technology innovation leaders must ensure they have a clearly defined audience, are focused on answering real questions, reflect the business context and deliver measurable outcomes.

Table of Contents

  • Introduction
    • Clarify Who, What and Why
  • Analysis
    • Identify the Primary Stakeholders Who Will Use the Roadmap Deliverable
      • Actionable Recommendations
    • Define the Questions (Opportunities or Challenges) That the Roadmap Is Intended to Address
      • Actionable Recommendations
    • Define the Roadmap Within the Context of the Business, and Broader Business and Technology Disruptions
      • Actionable Recommendations
    • Define Specific Measurable Business Outcomes for Change Initiatives That Are Illustrated by a Roadmap
      • Actionable Recommendations
    • Use a Roadmapping Tool to Capture Changing Strategies and Innovation Opportunities
      • Actionable Recommendations
  • Gartner Recommended Reading
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