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Business-Driven Enterprise Architecture

Published: 07 March 2014

ID: G00338996

Analyst(s): Enterprise Architecture Research Team

Summary

While EA's perceived mandate is typically to drive cost efficiency, its real mandate is often broader. For EA to be successful, its objectives need to parallel enterprise strategy—reducing costs to minimize waste where the enterprise does not require responsiveness and increasing speed and flexibility where it does.

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