Gartner Research

Incorporating Security Into the Enterprise Architecture Process

Published: 24 January 2006

ID: G00137028

Analyst(s): Gregg Kreizman , Bruce Robertson


By including security requirements in the EA process and security professionals in the EA team, enterprises can ensure that security requirements are incorporated into priority investments and solutions. Enterprise-level security awareness and support for the security team can improve as well.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Predictions
  • The Rationale for Incorporating Security With the EA Process Model
  • Security and the EA Process Model in Relation to EA Frameworks
  • Environmental Trends
  • Business Strategy
  • Organize Architecture Effort
  • Security in the 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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