Business process management (BPM) is the study of the design and execution of processes. A business process is a step-by-step algorithm to achieve a business
To facilitate business opportunities, all departments and functions must remain dynamic. We live in a time of massive global change and uncertainty. Thinking that you
The concept of the "golden" and immutable database schema makes me crazy. Agile methodologies, like SCRUM, have been adopted by many development groups to account
I truly enjoyed the “The Anti-Creativity Checklist” by Yougme Moon at the Harvard Business Review. I have seen all of these behaviors and although they
In a paper titled, “Idea Generation and the Quality of the Best Idea (PDF),” Wharton operations and information management professors Christian Terwiesch and Karl Ulrich
In UML version 1.4 there were 9 diagrams. In UML 2.2 there are now 14 diagrams. There are seven structure diagrams and seven behavior diagrams.
Are you having problems determining which phase you are in and what your focus should be? Forget the standard names: inception elaboration construction transition Use
When you have multiple overlapping systems and want to develop and articulate a plan for decommissioning entire systems or functional parts of systems the diagram
I believe that these enterprise architecture goals and conceptual features would apply to most businesses. Enterprise Architecture Goals Provide a robust and agile framework to
I like this mission statement. It is flexible according to business needs and doesn’t paint all business needs and systems with the same broad brush.