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Organize Your Enterprise Architecture Effort: Planning for EA Success

Published: 18 September 2008

ID: G00157426

Analyst(s): Deborah Weiss, Bruce Robertson


Enterprise architecture is intended to broadly influence and support investment decisions and organizational change. A detailed implementation plan can ensure a properly resourced and well-run EA program that achieves its promised benefits.

Table Of Contents


  • Getting the Right People Involved
  • Understanding the Critical Processes
  • Defining the Products and Services: The EA Deliverables
  • Launching the EA Program: The EA Game Plan

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