companies make with their
that are causing them to
Ignoring the miscommunication between
IT and business people.
66% of IT projects fail due to miscommunication, costing businesses in
the US a yearly loss of US$ 30 billion. # Forrester Research
Many companies implement
IT projects as separate
islands (silo) without
complementing each other
as a whole, thus increasing
complexity and maintenance
80% of IT budgets are spent
on maintenance only.
# Forrester Research
Limiting IT to just an automation role.
Some companies assume IT is useful only to digitise existing business
processes, when IT can help create much more business value.
Would you stay in a house
that wasn’t built according to
60-70% of Enterprise IT
Architecture projects failed
# Gartner Research
Treating IT projects as an expense,
instead of as an investment with returns.
Would you want to reduce the budget of an IT department that helps
Business and IT speak the same
exist on a
In addition to automation, IT
delivers new business capabilities.
that IT projects
All IT projects deliver measurable
ROI and business values.
Enterprise Architecture as the KEY to
Business + IT Integration
♦ Strategic aspirations
♦ Business plan
♦ Business initiatives
♦ Execution model
♦ Hardware, storage, OS
♦ Middleware, databases
♦ Systems management
♦ Application programs and
♦ Information delivery portals
♦ Data models & query tools
♦ Business processes
♦ Business relationships
♦ Business rules
♦ Domains of coherent
integrates IT to
♦ Shared KPI & metrics
Are you a good chef?Business & IT Need To Work Together
♦ Long lead time to delivery
with little business impact
during the interim
♦ Solution likely not well
aligned with business
♦ Requires unrealistically fast IT
response to deliver business value
♦ Results in unsupportable "spaghetti"
IT systems and inefficient IT
targets a balance
between IT & Business
impact to deliver values
You have the best-in-the-
The Ideal Enterprise
Your staff are equipped
with the right skillsets to
progress with the company.
Your business team
express their IT
wants and needs.
Your IT team
but talks and
You can accurately
calculate the ROI
for IT projects.
Your IT department
as the KEY to Establishing
Business + IT Integration
Have you ever attended
a musical orchestra?
EA Landscape based on F-T-S-N
Music Orchestra As An Analogy for F-T-S-N
♦ Architecture Framework provides
proven best practices to speed
up the establishment of EA
♦ The Iasa IT Architecture Training,
Certification & Career Path are
based on ITABoK – IT
Architecture Skill Sets
♦ By having the right IT
Architecture skills, one can
create their own IT Architecture
Frameworks and adopt the right
technologies & platforms
♦ Architecture Notation, ArchiMate
is used as a standard language
for EA communication
The ArchiMate and TOGAF
• The evolution of the
ArchiMate language is
closely linked to the
development of the
• As a consequence, the
ArchiMate standard does
not provide its own set of
defined terms, but rather
follows those provided by
the TOGAF standard.
The Role of ArchiMate as an EA Language
• The ArchiMate modeling language has been
developed to provide a uniform representation for
diagrams that describe Enterprise Architectures.
• It offers an integrated architectural approach that
describes and visualizes the different
architecture domains and their underlying
relations and dependencies.
The ArchiMate Language is Lightweight and Scalable
• The ArchiMate language is lightweight and
scalable in several respects:
– Its architecture framework is simple and yet
comprehensive enough to provide a good
– It incorporates the concepts of the “service
– It represents enterprise architectures as they
change over time.
The ArchiMate and TOGAF Specification
• The TOGAF standard is a
method and framework
• It includes the following
– Business Architecture
– Information Systems
– Technology Architecture
• The ArchiMate
specification is a
• It includes the
Note: In the ArchiMate language, the
data elements are embodied in the
The Correspondence between ArchiMate and TOGAF
Implementation and Migration
The Relationship between ArchiMate and TOGAF
1. ArchiMate 2.1 Core
– Enables modeling of the FOUR
architecture domains defined by
2. Motivation Extension
– Enables modeling of stakeholders,
drivers for change, business
goals, principles and requirements
3. Implementation and Migration
– Enables modeling of project
portfolio management, gap
analysis and transition and
Career Paths for
Gartner Predicts 2013 on Lack of Talent/Skill
Impacts to Business
42% 23% 20% 15%
IASAITABOK+TOGAFEA Who Should Embrace, Learn and Adopt
ITABoK (Skills) + TOGAF (EA Framework)?
Those who wish to enter the field.
Those who wish to benchmark their practices on global practices.2
Those who deliver the business value of technology for a business.
Those who need to increase successful delivery of their IT projects.
Those who need to implement strategic integration between business
Those who want to turn their IT department into a profit center.6
Training Path for Business & IT Audiences
LEVEL BUSINESS AUDIENCES IT AUDIENCES
Business IT Architecture Fundamental (3 Days) For All
Architecting Software with OOAD (3 Days)
Architecture Core (5 Days)
Strategic IT Architecture and Planning (3
TOGAF 9.1 Executive Overview (1 Day) For All
TOGAF 9.1 Level 1 & 2 (4 Days) for all
Architects and Senior IT Management
ArchiMate 2.0 (3 Days) for all Architects
Business Technology Strategy Executive Overview (1 Day) for All
Business Process Architecture Redesign Strategy (2+1 Days) For All
Business Technology Strategy (4 Days)
Business Architecture ( 4 Days)
Software Architecture (4 Days)
Information Architecture (4 Days)
Infrastructure Architecture (4 Days)
Turn your IT cost into profit.
Put IT back in business.