Managing Integration Teams

There are two basic models for managing integration requirements and supporting software development projects: enterprise integration teams and business model-driven integration. Both models have their own challenges and key success factors. The choice depends on the corporate culture, the number of project teams, and the experience of project management staff.

Enterprise Integration Teams

Usually, the enterprise integration team is a separate team or department with dedicated staff to support it. These teams work at an enterprise level, and are liaisons with departmental and other distributed development project teams. The integration team is tasked with designing the integration infrastructure, setting standards, ...

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