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Define the Business Outcome Statement to Guide Enterprise Architecture Efforts

Published: 30 April 2013

ID: G00250219

Analyst(s): Betsy Burton, Julie Short


Leading enterprise architects understand the importance of keeping EA efforts focused on delivering business outcomes. The business outcome statement is an important deliverable to help guide EA teams.

Table Of Contents


  • Statement of Business Direction
  • Statement of Disruptive Trends
  • Business and IT Executive Concerns
  • Target Business Outcomes
  • Model of the Future Business State

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