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Enterprise-architecture on purpose

Here’s the slidedeck for “Enterprise-architecture on purpose”, my presentation to the Open Group conference in Rome, April 2010. It’s a slight departure from my usual slidedecks in that there’s no embedded script in the ‘Notes’ view; instead, I’ve used more

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What is 'the enterprise'?

Sounds a simple-enough question, no doubt, but seems to me that most nominal ‘enterprise architects’ have never even bothered to ask it. The usual answer would seem to be ‘the organization’, or worse, ‘the IT department’… I’ve posted up on

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Reference-sheets on Slideshare

Realised that the free-download reference-sheets from the Tetradian Enterprise Architecture books would be useful to have up on Slideshare as well, so have uploaded them there for more general accessibility than solely from the Tetradian Books website. “A framework for

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Slideshare #8: Whole-of-enterprise architecture

And the last in the current series of slide-decks that I’ve placed on Slideshare. This one’s from early 2007, and describes some of the analysis that I did at that period to find ways to break free from the usual

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Slideshare #7: Purpose, power and productivity in the new economy (2001)

Another slide-deck from a fair while back (2001, in this case), but still seems relevant today. Many of its quotes reference a section in The Economist edited by Peter Drucker, about ‘the business of the future’. [It’s in PDF format,

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Slideshare #6: Integrating Zachman and TOGAF

Another item from my slide-deck collection: this one’s based on some work I did for a client in 2007 on extending Zachman and TOGAF to meet their whole-enterprise architecture needs. It describes TOGAF 8, but much the same applies to

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Slideshare #4: Vision, role, mission, goal

Vision, Role, Mission, Goal: a framework for business motivation View more OpenOffice presentations from Tom Graves.

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Slideshare #3: Stepping stones of enterprise architecture

Stepping-stones of enterprise-architecture : Process and practice in the real enterprise View more OpenOffice presentations from Tom Graves.

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Slideshare #2: Enterprise architecture and the service-oriented enterprise

Enterprise-architecture and the service-oriented enterprise View more OpenOffice presentations from Tom Graves.

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Slideshare #1: Unpacking TOGAF's Phase B

A colleague reminded me that I have a Slideshare account, and that I should long since have put some of my Tetradian slide-decks up on the net. So here’s the first of this brief series: my presentation from the TOGAF

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