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Enterprise Architecture Research Index: Business Architecture

Published: 11 January 2016

ID: G00297797

Analyst(s): Marcus Blosch , Betsy Burton


Business architecture is a required part of EA and provides critical guidance to help integrate business strategic planning and execution. This research index is created to help EA practitioners understand and master the activities involved in supporting business architecture.

Table Of Contents


  • Gartner's Positions on Business Architecture
  • Business Architecture Research Index
    • Clarifying Business Strategic Intentions
    • Identifying Specific Business Outcomes
    • Exploring Impacts of Strategy and Innovations
    • Developing Focused Signature-Ready Deliverables That Drive Business Change
    • Business Architecture Is Integral to EA
    • Surveys and Case Studies
  • Appendix
    • Business Architecture Inquiries by Role

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