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Develop Enterprise Technical Architecture Metrics to Demonstrate Enterprise Architecture Value

Published: 26 March 2010

ID: G00175274

Analyst(s): Bruce Robertson


Metrics must be defined to measure the value of enterprise technical architecture or infrastructure-planning processes. The right measurements can provide evidence of enterprise architecture value and favorably influence budget and delivery process decisions.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Where Measurement Fits in the Enterprise Technical Architecture Process
  • The First Metric — Cost Savings
  • Developing an Initial Set of Quantitative Metrics
  • More Advanced Metrics
  • Map Enterprise Technical Architecture Metrics to Business Metrics
  • Tactical Guidelines

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