What can enterprise architects learn from map-makers?

Maps and Enterprise Architecture

Read this article to learn more about how to provide stakeholders with information in the form of personalised and role-specific views. It compares the use of enterprise architecture diagrams with recent developments in the way map content is presented and consumed. For example, map data is consumed in a wide variety of ways e.g. satellite navigation systems and map-based applications for PCs, tablets and smartphones. These are targetted at the immediate needs of the consumer, adding value whilst avoiding the need for traditional map-reading. It argues that the presentation of enterprise architecture content can benefit from a similar approach.

Topics covered:

  • Maps and Enterprise Architecture
  • Changing the focus of Enterprise Architecture

 

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