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Three Steps to Building a Capability-Led Integration Strategy

Published: 09 October 2017

ID: G00341573

Analyst(s): Betty Zakheim , Keith Guttridge


Integration plans based only on incumbent integration tools hamper an organization's ability to respond to digital business initiatives. Application leaders responsible for integration must craft a strategy based on contemporary integration requirements rather than be encumbered by past decisions.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Identify the Future Demand for Integration Capabilities
    • Identify Project Pipeline and Priorities
    • Identify the Required Integration Capabilities and Integration Patterns
  • Catalog the Integration Delivery Approaches Currently Being Delivered
  • Create an Integration Capability Roadmap
    • Next Steps

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