Technology evaluation dimensions
In the process of evaluating technologies, we will build criteria in the following four dimensions:
- Organizational context: Solutions built to function in an organization should be aligned with business needs and directions. Organizational context is usually provided by the enterprise architecture that builds general IT principles and strategies for the organization.
- Solution design: These criteria are relevant to the process of designing the system. The design is typically the step that starts after the core architecture is completed. In the Agile development, the design starts sooner, but the architecture keeps the backlog of unfinished business (the so-called architectural debt) that is being worked on over time. ...