The aim of this presentation is to introduce the Archimate Language to South African architects with a special focus on describing the key elements of the notation. A sample set of domain viewpoints described by ArchiMate is also discussed and explained.
This presentation describes how Nedbank has improved the quality of business requirements by using an Enterprise Architecture approach to identify and create processes from which use cases are defined and automatically generated for solution development.
This presentation includes the manner in which the domain architectures are used in the solution architecture to support project execution. The solution architecture comprises project definition, business requirement specifications, system requirement specifications and application integration specifications.
Following on from Shannon Naidoo’s successful presentation at the Enterprise Architecture Practitioners’ Conference in June, this presentation outlines the history of Solution Architecture modelling at Eskom Distribution. Particular emphasis is placed on the usage of the Solution Architecture domain and examples of solution models representing various views of the application and/or integration are discussed.
Event took place during July 2008 at Emperors Palace, Johannesburg, South Africa.
Event took place in Johannesburg during June 2008. Please follow this link for the program
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The Open Group has developed an IT Architect Certification (ITAC) programme in response to the growing demand for IT Architects with a proven track record of success. The programme sets an independent, industry-wide standard for IT Architects that validates their skills, experience and success in architecting solutions across the whole lifecycle.
Anglo Platinum used principles developed by their EA practice to guide the development of their ICT Strategy. This included both the directing and organising of the ICT function.
Telkom SA maximised the value gained from reference architectures; e-TOM, TAM, SID and TOGAF®, to create an effective enterprise architecture.
Architecture-related projects and programs often encounter difficulty in mastering the issues pertaining to change, people and leadership. There are several key principles of effective change management that make a difference in these projects.
Debswana Diamond Mine is making sense of the intricacies around business process management with the objective of understanding, implementing and continuously improving their business processes.
Sasol has developed a business architecture over several years and is starting to realise measurable value from it.
Enterprise Architecture Practitioners' Conference Cape Town 2007 Link to Archive
Maja Tibbling, discusses how Con-way established a strong architectural foundation that is enabling each evolutionary step of SOA, EDA and BPM, to help the business to remain competitive in a changing and consolidating market.
Armscor is reviewing their existing application portfolio in pursuit of reduced costs and improved business alignment. Their Management Board requested the URS be generated from their established enterprise architecture capability.
This is IBM's view of architectural thinking including the role of an IT Architect, the methods they use, and the responsibilities and interactions they have during the course of a project.
Pawel Wuzyk positions the requirement for a technology roadmap in terms of IT Governance as defined by CobiT. Gerhard Botha presents key technologies and technology trends that will impact businesses in the next five years and beyond.
This is a practical insight into Business Architecture from varying perspectives, including an overview of the Business Architecture initiatives in Nedbank and Anglo Platinum; their approaches, challenges and successes.