PacktLib: Troux Enterprise Architecture Solutions

Troux Enterprise Architecture Solutions

Credits

About the Author

Acknowledgement

About the Reviewers

Preface

Managing the IT Portfolio

Management repositories

Changing the conversation

Troux Technologies

Troux Transformation Platform

Enterprise Architecture repository

Summary

Strategic Alignment

Alignment business case

What is alignment?

The aligned business

Is measuring alignment possible?

Alignment meta-model

Troux Alignment application

Summary

Application Optimization

Our legacy

Optimization meta-model

Optimization process

Using the database

Optimizing the portfolio

Summary

IT Governance

IT standards

Architecture governance process

The virtual Chief Technology Officer

Governance and managerial behavior

Troux Standards

Summary

Managing the Function

Targeted charter

Staffing the function

Management metrics

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Architecture Models

The roots of Enterprise Architecture

Modern EA modeling

TOGAF and architecture modeling

Troux Architect

EA modeling with Troux Semantics

Establishing a business architecture

Summary

Transformation Platform Architecture

Architecture overview

Troux Architect

Troux Semantics

Troux Metaverse framework

Communications and data paths

Firewall considerations

Troux Collection architecture

Summary

Metadata Management

Metadata management models

Data migration strategy

Troux metadata collection

Troux Data Collection Architecture

Summary

Visualization

Everything in one place

Visualizing complex relationships

Impact analysis

Lifecycle management

Technology blueprints

Compliance management

Batch reporting

Summary

Troux for TOGAF

Introduction to TOGAF

Generating Value

Reducing project cycle-time

Reducing IT costs

Identifying revenue-generating projects

Positioning scarce resources

Summary

Final Thoughts

Managing the chaos

Troux solutions

EA and the cloud

The future of EA

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Index