Enterprise Architecture Appreciation Course

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Duration   1 day

Brief Description

An intensive one day overview of the TOGAF® standard for Executives, Managers and Senior Technical staff who need to understand the relevance, coverage and components of the TOGAF approach, but who will not themselves require detailed method, guidelines or techniques, such as provided in certification oriented training. 

Typical Coverage

Course coverage includes:  

  • Overview of Enterprise Architecture

  • Business Value of EA

  • The Open Group and TOGAF ecosystem

  • Goals and Principles of TOGAF standard

  • TOGAF Content and Coverage

  • Introduction to the Architecture Development Method

  • Phases, Goals and Outputs

  • TOGAF Guidelines and Techniques

  • Architecture Content Framework

  • TOGAF Reference Models

  • Architecture Maturity and Capability Framework

  • TOGAF standard and Service Oriented Architecture

  • How the TOGAF standard relates to other frameworks (including: MITP, PMS, COBIT, ITIL)
    and responsibility areas (Programme Management, Portfolio Management, Development, I.T. Management, Operations)

  • TOGAF standard and Archimate notation

  • TOGAF standard relationships to Risk and Security

  • TOGAF method interface to Development

  • TOGAF standard and Solution Architecture

  • TOGAF standard strengths and weaknesses

  • TOGAF certification requirements (optional)

“Excellent overview. Puts it all in perspective. Thanks!”
“Wish the TOGAF materials themselves were as clearly explained”

Provided Materials

Delegates receive high quality printed notes, including presentation slides, online reference links and selected white papers. 

Location, Costs and Dates

Courses are offered in Europe (Germany, Switzerland, Spain, Netherlands, United Kingdom), South Africa (Cape Town, Johannesburg, Durban), and Malaysia. It can be conducted onsite in other locations on request. 
Please contact us via the provided enquiry form for pricing and details.

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