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EITL Peer Forum Debrief: How to Better Define, Differentiate and Organize Enterprise Architecture Roles (Mar-13 Forum EMEA)

Published: 19 April 2013

ID: G00251857

Analyst(s): Debra Chamberlin


Enterprise leaders sought to clarify the roles and responsibilities of architects and architecture, which are often not well understood. This forum explored ways to organize EA to more effectively leverage and develop architecture resources.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Define and Organize the EA Function
    • Describe the Careers in Enterprise Architecture
    • Size and Organize the Team
    • Clarify the Purpose of EA
  • Understand the Role of EA During Disruptions

Case Study

  • Building an Enterprise Architecture Career Framework at a U.K. Financial Services Company
    • Next Steps
  • Conclusion

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