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Stage Planning a Business Outcome-Driven Enterprise Architecture

Published: 25 July 2012

ID: G00232527

Analyst(s): Brian Burke


Enterprise architects recognize the need to become keenly focused on business outcomes, but lack a structured approach to realign their EA programs. Creating a stage plan provides the structure to radically refocus your EA program on a narrow set of business outcomes.

Table Of Contents


  • Executing Business Outcome-Driven EA
  • Stage Planning: Focus on Target, Frame and Plan
  • EA Stage Planning: Target Business Outcomes
  • EA Stage Planning: Frame EA Deliverables
  • EA Stage Planning: Plan EA Development
  • Bottom Line

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