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Determine Your Digital Business Architecture Building Blocks to Guide Investment Decisions

Published: 06 March 2015

ID: G00272022

Analyst(s): Jorge Lopez , Marcus Blosch , Betsy Burton, Michael Burkett


Digital business demands a level of business and technology integration beyond any one solution or technology. Leading enterprise architects are helping business and IT leaders make better investment decisions by applying the diversity of building blocks to support their digital business strategy.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Use the Digital Business Building Blocks to Structure Your Digital Business Architecture Efforts and to Determine What, Who and How to Engage
    • Building Block: Define Digital Business Vision and Strategy
    • Building Block: Determine Your Digital Business Palette of Assets
    • Building Block: Understand Digital Business Touchpoints Inside and Outside the Organization
    • Building Block: Design the Digital Business Backbone for Greater Reliability and Scalability
    • Building Block: Deliver New Digital Business Capabilities to Create Digital Services

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