Chapter 4 Structuring Your Project
You don’t have the luxury of choosing
between building infrastructure and
producing results. You need both.
– John Zachman, originator of the Framework
for Enterprise Architecture
The first questions asked for any project are, “What do you need to do, how long will it take, and who is going to do it?” From this can be estimated the most important question: “How much is this going to cost me?” This chapter provides guidance to help you answer those questions. Most people want something very prescriptive (“If you have xyz problem, then you should do exactly these steps, at this level of detail, ...