The Open Group Johannesburg 2015 – Conference Highlights
Tuesday, March 31, 2015
A packed agenda drew over 125 delegates to The Open Group Johannesburg Conference on 17 March 2015, the seventh to be hosted by The Open Group South Africa. The theme this year was “The State of Enterprise Architecture Globally” which explored the transformative benefits of EA and how to reach the ultimate state of “business-focused, sustainable EA” through a series of presentations, discussions and an exhibition.
Business Capabilities – taking your organisation into the next dimension
Wednesday, April 23, 2014
The Exploration and Mining Business Capabilities Reference Map isolates specific capabilities within mining organisations, analyses them from multiple dimensions, and shows their various relationships to other parts of the organisation. In the context of increased automation in the mining sector, this becomes an invaluable tool in determining those functions that are ripe for automation.
The Open Group approves 2nd technical standard for Exploration and Mining
Monday, March 31, 2014
The Open Group has approved the Exploration and Mining Business Capability Reference Map – the second standard produced by The Open Group Exploration, Mining, Metals and Minerals (EMMM) Forum. This standard follows the Exploration and Mining Business Process Reference Model, which was accepted as a technical standard of The Open Group in 2013. The new capability map is a component of the Exploration and Mining reference framework, and defines the standard set of business capabilities for this industry. The framework provides a common language to converse in, and is a global first.