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Enterprise Architects Leverage the Gartner Execution Model to Deliver Business Outcomes

Published: 16 December 2013

ID: G00251080

Analyst(s): Julie Short


Enterprise architects can use GEM as a structured method for identifying, documenting, communicating, and resolving interdependencies and implications of business area strategies and overall enterprise strategy.

Table Of Contents


  • The Gartner Execution Model
    • Use GEM to Build Support and Buy-In for Enterprise Strategies
  • The GEM Workflow
    • Leverage GEM to Augment EA Deliverables
  • Next-Step Recommendations: Define the Execution Plan With Enterprise Program Management

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