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EA Communications: Positioning Enterprise Architecture in the Business

Published: 24 September 2010

ID: G00205891

Analyst(s): Bard Papegaaij


This research looks at enterprise architecture communications as a determining factor for EA's impact, value and positioning in the business. Exploring EA communications as a systemic problem, we identify leverage points and describe a strategy for breaking the vicious cycles involved.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview


  • Introduction: The Ivory Tower
  • A Systemic Problem
  • Dealing With Systemic Problems
  • Systems Thinking
    • Awareness
    • Counterbalance
    • Leverage: Motivations — The Invisible Force at Play
  • Conclusions

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