Enterprise Architecture for Business Success

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Enterprise Architecture (EA) has evolved to become a prominent presence in today’s information systems and technology landscape. The EA discipline is rich in frameworks, methodologies, and the ...
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Inji Wijegunaratne, George Fernandez and Peter Evans-Greenwood


This chapter introduces the subject by surveying the scene: a brief account of the origins and growth of the discipline is presented, some definitions of the term “Enterprise Architecture” and some representative answers to the question, “why Enterprise Architecture?” are introduced, as are a set of terms related to enterprise architecture.


A modern enterprise, EA state of play, what is EA, why EA.