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Architecting for Blockchain Ecosystems: A Business-Outcome-Driven EA Approach

Published: 25 September 2018

ID: G00368600

Analyst(s): Marty Resnick , James McGovern , David Furlonger


Blockchain creates opportunities to fundamentally transform business where success is tightly coupled to a business-outcome-driven EA approach. Enterprise architecture and technology innovation leaders must link strategy and execution to achieve targeted business outcomes through blockchain.

Table Of Contents


  • Guide Your Organization Through Blockchain
    • Blockchain Remains Our Hottest Topic
  • Adopt a Business-Outcome-Driven EA Approach to Evaluate Blockchain
  • Identify Synergies Between Blockchain and Enterprise Future-State Business Capabilities
  • Maximize Business Outcomes by Identifying the Impact of Blockchain
  • Plan an Architectural Approach to Succeed With Blockchain
  • Bottom Line

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