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Troux Enterprise Architecture Solutions by Richard J. Reese

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Establishing a business architecture

Thus far, we have seen how Troux Architect, and in particular Troux Semantics, is a powerful tool for EA modeling. It provides a set of "canned" entities and relationships that support most information about IT assets, business goals, business strategies, business capabilities, applications, organizations, and technology used across the company. Enterprise Architecture provides the most value to the enterprise by not only modeling technology, but by being a strategic partner with the business leadership team. The book I/T Architecture in Action, published in 2008 says this about EA's role in strategy planning:

As the next figure shows, the focus of EA changes over time as the function becomes more mature. Maturity ...

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