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Stage-Planning Toolkit: How Public-Sector EA Can Plan for Mission and Business Outcomes

Published: 25 March 2014

ID: G00255758

Analyst(s): Cathleen Blanton , Rick Howard


Public-sector EA teams need to customize enabling, diagnostic and actionable deliverables to accommodate different governance styles and stakeholder types. We provide a template and a set of examples that can be adapted to ensure that EA efforts are designed to deliver mission and business outcomes.

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When to Use

Downloadable Attachments

Directions for Use

  • Stage-Planning Definitions and References
  • Generic Template
  • Scenario Overview
  • Connecting Deliverables and Governance
  • Measurable Mission and Business Outcomes
  • Sample Scenarios
  • Solution Portfolio Optimization Scenario: Financial System Replacement
  • Investment Planning Scenario
  • Enterprise Shared-Infrastructure Scenario
  • Enterprise Shared-Solution Scenario
  • Intergovernment Extensions

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