Gartner Research

Gartner Enterprise Architecture Process: Evolution 2005

Published: 21 October 2005

ID: G00130849

Analyst(s): Gregg Kreizman, R. Bittler


The EA Process Model represents a unified view across the Gartner architecture research community and incorporates the best practices of leading EA practitioners.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Predictions
  • The Reason an EA Process Model Is Needed
  • The Revised Gartner EA Process Model
  • Exploring the Revised EA Process Model
    • The Importance of a Holistic, Enterprise View
    • EA Evolution
  • Environmental Trends
  • Business Strategy
  • Organize Architecture Effort
  • Future-State Architecture
    • Develop Requirements
    • Develop Principles
    • Develop Models
  • Current-State Architecture — Documenting
  • Closing the Gap
  • Governing and Managing
    • Governing EA Artifact Creation
    • Governing EA Compliance and Project/Procurement Management
    • Managing

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