Chapter 16.1

Business Value and the End-State Architecture


There are very different degrees of business value that can be sustained across the end-state architecture. And business value is realized in very different ways across the end-state architecture.


End state architecture; Business value; Applications; Data warehouse; Volume of data

The Evolution of the End State Architecture

The story of business value across the end-state architecture begins with an understanding of the evolution of the architecture across the history of the organization. The following describes the typical evolution of the architecture. (NOTE: the depiction is for a hypothetical “typical” corporation. There is absolutely nothing to say that the ...

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