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Microsoft's Approach to Information Infrastructure and the Gartner Information Capabilities Framework

Published: 06 June 2014

ID: G00260500

Analyst(s): Ted Friedman , Andrew White , Merv Adrian , Saul Judah , Mark Beyer , Frank Buytendijk


The Gartner ICF describes a modern information infrastructure for organizations and system architects. Microsoft's comprehensive information infrastructure capability has varying degrees of integration and openness with a significant focus on improving the end-user experience.

Table Of Contents

What You Need to Know


  • Vision
  • Information Capabilities
    • Describe
    • Organize
    • Integrate
    • Share
    • Govern
    • Implement
  • Analysis
  • Appendix

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