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Enterprise Architecture Improves IT Planning Synergies

Published: 31 October 2005

ID: G00130847

Analyst(s): Deborah Weiss, Bill Rosser, Cathleen Blanton


EA positively affects the IT planning and management processes and improves IT effectiveness and business alignment. Begin working toward that improvement by assessing your company's planning abilities.

Table Of Contents
  • Information Technology's Planning Responsibilities
  • Developing the IT Strategic Plan
    • IT Demand Planning
    • IT Strategic Planning
    • Investment Planning
  • Developing the Enterprise Architecture
    • The Business, the Environment
    • Requirements and Principles
    • Models
  • Realizing the IT Strategy — Impacting IT Service Delivery
    • Execution
    • Governance
    • IT Asset Portfolio Management
  • Recommendations
    • How Well Does Your EA Enable Your ITO?

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