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  • Report Enterprise Architecture In 2020 And Beyond

    Vision: The EA Practice Playbook
    September 19, 2019 | Gordon Barnett

    Enterprise architecture (EA) offers tremendous value as firms address digital transformation and how to become customer-led, insights-driven, fast, and connected. To see how the practice of EA will...

  • Report Assess Your Business-Centric EA Capabilities

    Assessment: The EA Practice Playbook
    September 4, 2019 | Gordon Barnett

    Effective enterprise architecture (EA) ecosystems combine talent and capabilities to solve thorny architectural challenges; the most effective apply their talent and capabilities to advance...

  • Report The Anatomy Of An Operating Model

    An Operating Model Framework For Designing Adaptive Organizations
    July 11, 2019 | Gordon Barnett

    Firms that have obtained the highest levels of customer obsession have done so by adopting well-defined adaptive operating models. Though much has been written about operating models, a lack of...

  • Report Get Strategic With A Dynamic EA Road Map

    Road Map: The EA Practice Playbook
    May 31, 2019 | Gordon Barnett

    As enterprises transform to become digital and customer-obsessed organizations, adaptive enterprise architecture (EA) ecosystems become essential. However, many EA leaders struggle to communicate...

  • Report The State Of EA 2019: The Evolution Of The EA Ecosystems

    Landscape: The EA Practice Playbook
    May 15, 2019 | Gordon Barnett

    In our most recent inquiries and advisory engagements, Forrester has seen a significant increase in the number of enterprise architecture (EA) leaders aspiring to lead an adaptive EA practice: one...

  • Report Expand Your Ecosystem To Set Your Tech Organization On A Path To Excellence

    Beginner Level: People Practices For IT Transformation
    April 10, 2019 | Gordon Barnett

    Technology leaders, namely CIOs, evolve their organizations and people in phases. Many organizations are in the early stages of this evolution, beginning to develop and deliver great customer...

  • Report The Best Tech Leaders Develop Creative People For Customer Obsession

    Advanced Level: People Practices For IT Transformation
    April 9, 2019 | Gordon Barnett

    Firms that are advanced in their IT transformation efforts may operate well; however, they often lack the culture, talent, and structure they need to adapt to the continuous demands impacting the...

  • Report Technologists — And The Business — Must Execute At The Speed Of DevOps

    Intermediate Level: People Practices For IT Transformation
    April 8, 2019 | Gordon Barnett

    Intermediate organizations have the basics well in hand. They've broken down silos, institutionalized customer centricity, and built a foundation of agile processes. However, to advance, CIOs and...

  • Report The Forrester Wave™: Enterprise Architecture Management Suites, Q1 2019

    The 12 Providers That Matter Most And How They Stack Up
    March 5, 2019 | Gordon Barnett

    In our 35-criterion evaluation of enterprise architecture management suites (EAMS) providers, we identified the 12 most significant ones — Ardoq, Atoll Technologies, Avolution, BiZZdesign, BOC...

  • Report Understand Four Key Factors To Define Your Future Adaptive Ops Model

    Poorly Designed IT Operating Models Are The Primary Cause Of Failed Business Transformations
    March 4, 2019 | Gordon Barnett, Bobby Cameron

    The quest for customer obsession is arduous — littered with obstacles that impede progress. Those firms that have obtained the highest levels of customer obsession have done so by adopting a...

  • Report Defining The EA Service Catalog

    Processes: The EA Practice Playbook
    December 26, 2018 | Gordon Barnett

    Enterprise architecture (EA) stakeholders determine the value of EA. If stakeholders do not find EA services effective and easy to use or understand — or if they do not enjoy consuming them — they...

  • Report Understand EA Stakeholders And Their Needs

    Business Case: The EA Practice Playbook
    December 19, 2018 | Gordon Barnett

    Today's enterprise architecture (EA) organizations are engaging more with the front end of the business: sales, marketing, and product management. Understanding their needs and goals is...

  • Report Now Tech: Enterprise Architecture Management Suites, Q4 2018

    Tools And Technology: The EA Practice Playbook
    December 18, 2018 | Gordon Barnett

    You can use enterprise architecture management suites (EAMS) to obtain a holistic view of the impacts of business demand, productivity improvements of EA stakeholders, and insights on enterprise...

  • Report Build A Business-Centered EA Practice

    Executive Overview: The EA Practice Playbook
    December 13, 2018 | Gordon Barnett

    The ability to nimbly navigate change in business environments and leverage technology effectively makes the difference between an industry-leading enterprise and one that always seems a beat...

  • Report EA Metrics That Matter

    Benchmarks: The EA Practice Playbook
    November 19, 2018 | Gordon Barnett

    Enterprise architecture (EA) leaders are struggling to define metrics that demonstrate the value delivered by their EA practice. This report lays out the core categories of EA metrics, recommends...

  • Report Marketing Your EA Program

    Continuous Improvement: The EA Practice Playbook
    November 13, 2018 | Gordon Barnett

    Stakeholders must be persuaded to partner with enterprise architecture (EA), but chances are their perception of EA misses the mark. Successful EA leaders work to correct that image using an...

  • Report Lead The Design-Minded Evolution Of Your Firm

    Master Three Design Competencies To Be Successful
    November 2, 2018 | Gordon Barnett

    Design is a key determinant in the success of the modern organization. Though firms are building a competency in design, their efforts are piecemeal and unstructured. CIOs and other tech leaders...

  • Report Design Your EA Organization For Your Value Proposition

    Organization: The EA Practice Playbook
    October 31, 2018 | Gordon Barnett

    Leading EA practices continuously assess the value of their EA discipline and its contribution to the success of their firm. Many EA leaders reposition or reconfigure their EA operating model to...

  • Report Track Your Progress Toward EA Value

    Performance Management: The EA Practice Playbook
    July 13, 2018 | Gordon Barnett

    The age of the customer is raising the bar for what businesses need from their enterprise architecture professionals (EAs). Applying a stable progress or maturity framework helps EA leaders set and...

  • Report To Successfully Transform IT, CIOs Need Enterprise Architects

    May 4, 2018 | Gordon Barnett

    The demand for exceptional digital and customer experiences is exposing the constraints of existing technology organization practices. The people, processes, governance structures, and technology...

  • Report Develop An Enterprise Architecture Strategy Aligned With Business Challenges

    Strategic Plan: The EA Practice Playbook
    March 23, 2018 | Gordon Barnett

    Many enterprise architecture (EA) teams strive to be more business-focused and strategically engaged — but getting there isn't easy. To succeed, EA leaders must reset stakeholder expectations and...

  • Report AI-Driven Risk Management In Insurance

    Artificial Intelligence Transforms The Industry
    March 12, 2018 | Gordon Barnett

    The insurance industry continues to be affected by emerging technologies, particularly the set of artificial intelligence (AI) technologies. For example, AI-driven risk management solutions are...

  • Report AI-Driven Customer Experience In Insurance

    Artificial Intelligence Raises The Bar For Insurance Customer Experience
    March 8, 2018 | Gordon Barnett

    The insurance industry continues to be affected by emerging technologies, particularly artificial intelligence (AI). Digital insurers require the most complex blend of AI technologies that firms...

  • Report Use Reference Models And Collaborate With Marketing To Accelerate Your Martech Strategy

    Customer Obsession Requires Working Across Departments
    February 6, 2018 | Gordon Barnett, Rusty Warner

    Creating the broad technology and business alignment necessary for long-term success is dependent on a well-coordinated technology management strategy. Enterprise architecture (EA) professionals...