Gartner Research

Enterprise Architecture Leaders Focus on Business Impact

Published: 25 May 2012

ID: G00233812

Analyst(s): Marcus Blosch , Betsy Burton


Leading enterprise architecture teams focus on transforming and integrating with business programs. Enterprise architecture practitioners that do not fit the profile and characteristics of leaders must understand these characteristics and leverage lessons learned to evolve their current efforts.

Table Of Contents


  • Clustering Methodology
    • Summary Profiles
  • No. 1 — Leaders Are Focused on Business Transformation
    • Lessons for EA Practitioners
  • No. 2 — Leaders Are Integrating EA With Business
    • Lessons for EA Practitioners
  • No. 3 — Leaders Define Business Outcome Performance Metrics
    • Actions for EA Practitioners
  • No. 4 — Leaders Work Closely With Business Executives
    • Actions of EA Practitioners
  • No. 5 — Leaders Invest in EA
    • Actions for EA Practitioners

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