Who are the Enterprise Architects in your organization? They are the innovative, constructive, influential individuals who shape your organizations short and long term strategy and business plans. They have the potential to make extraordinary contributions to any organization. The challenge for ANY enterprise is to recognize and utilize this potential.
Simon is a seasoned Enterprise Architect (EA) who joins a corporation in New York as their first-ever Vice President of Enterprise Architecture. On his very first day, he meets the global Chief Executive Officer (CEO) who asks Simon "What do you do?". Simon`s reply triggers the CEO to respond in a completely unexpected way. What follows is a journey across continents and oceans in which Simon uncovers the true meaning of Enterprise Architecture, who is doing it, and how successful they are.
On his travels, Simon teams up with senior executives around the world to integrate Enterprise Architecture into their strategies and business plans, which innovates the architecture of their enterprise. Everyone he meets has some wisdom to offer, and is looking for his in return. Finally, Simon has to make a choice between the kind of Enterprise Architect he used to be and the one he has become.
Join the characters as they contribute to Simon`s journey and evaluate the factors which dictate his final decision. Share in his thoughts and experiences to absorb the authors key messages along the journey. Learn to recognize and utilize the potential of your EA's to achieve long term business sustainability with recrEAtion.
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ISBN 978-1935504085 Publication Date October 2010 Author Chris Potts Format Paperback Page Count 226 Manufacturer Technics Publications, LLC