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Peer Connect Perspectives: The Best Place to Put Security Architects in Your Organization

Published: 08 November 2017

ID: G00346985

Analyst(s): Peer Contributors


The enterprise can place security architects within the enterprise architecture or information security teams. The right place depends on the nature of the role and the maturity of architecture in the organization.

Table Of Contents


Peer Strategies

  • Option No. 1: Security Architects Report to Enterprise Architecture
  • Option No. 2: Security Architects Report to Information Security
  • Healthy Tension or Security Gaps?
  • Key Takeaways
  • Other Resources

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