Business Architecture for Digital Transformation

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Digital Business Architecture (DBA) refers to utilizing Business Architecture best practices specifically for purposes of Digital Transformation.

BA best practices are developed and maintained by industry associations such as the OMG and the Business Architecture Guild, who offer the ‘Bizbok‘ body of knowledge.

Industry thought leaders like Mike Rosen of IDC describe the critical role BA plays in planning and executing digital transformation. In this blog we review his presentation Winning the Digital Transformation game where he describes an overall strategy for embracing the 'Third Wave' of IT: Platforms.

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Business transformation is fundamentally a process of identifying a desired Target Operating Model, a destination you want to reach, and Business Architecture the tool set for planning that journey from A to B.

The BA best practice set provides the tools for populating this roadmap:

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The library references Business Architecture best practices defined by organizations like Mastercard, Credit Suisse, ABN Amro and many others, and matches these with Cloud designs and technologies, and packages these into 'recipes'.