Actionable Business Architecture



This paper discusses business architecture and positions it as a confluence of strategy, operating and IT models. It also highlights what makes Business Architecture actionable, and discusses three specific perspectives: strategy and transformation (S&T), business process management (BPM) and service oriented architecture (SOA).


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