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Enterprise Architecture Patterns: Combinations That Repeat

Published: 07 November 2005

ID: G00131236

Analyst(s): Bruce Robertson


Patterns are a very useful part of the EA modeling toolkit. Here, we define how patterns fit in Gartner's unified EA Framework and Process Model.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Predictions
  • Defining "Pattern"
  • Patterns Define Dependencies
  • EA Pattern Definition
  • Examples of Patterns
  • Comparison to Other IT-Centric Pattern Definitions
  • Getting Started With Patterns

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