Theme: Jumpstart Your Enterprise Architecture Project
In this issue of the Enterprise-wide IT Architecture (EWITA) Newsletter, we provide some tips, techniques and tools that are particularly helpful in the early stages of your Enterprise Architecture project.
Creating an Architecture Vision, Part I (vision_input.pdf, 9 kb), by Ruth Malan and Dana Bredemeyer
Graphic Guides from Grove Graphics International. For example, the Vision Graphic Guide provides a great way to collect group inputs to a vision, and to organize vision elements. Other useful guides include Context Map, Graphic Game Plan, and Graphic History.
Architecture Action Guides from Bredemeyer Consulting. For example, the Stakeholder Profile Action Guide is used to direct architecture requirements elicitation.
The following are upcoming conferences and training events of interest to Enterprise Architects:
August: The Working IEEE/IFIP Conference on Software Architecture (WICSA 2001) will be held in Amsterdam, August 2001.
October: DCI and Meta
Group are holding the next Enterprise Architectures Conference
in San Diego, CA on October 23-25,
2001. This event is dedicated
to Enterprise Architecture. It includes full-day pre- and post-
conference workshops, general sessions with informative and
thought-provoking keynote presentations, numerous technical and case
study breakout sessions and several networking and vendor activities.
Register now with your EWITA priority code (BCHTL00)
and save $200 off the
regular 3 day or more conference package price.
For more information visit
November: Enterprise Architectures Conference Europe 2001, London, UK in November, 2001
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