Adaptive Enterprise Architecture for the Future: Towards a Reconceptualization of EA

  title={Adaptive Enterprise Architecture for the Future: Towards a Reconceptualization of EA},
  author={Janne J. Korhonen and James Lapalme and Doug McDavid and Asif Gill},
  journal={2016 IEEE 18th Conference on Business Informatics (CBI)},
In some conventional definitions, Enterprise Architecture (EA) is conceived as a descriptive overview of the enterprise, while in other views EA is seen as a prescriptive framework of principles and models that helps translate business strategy to enterprise change. The conceptualizations of EA also vary in scope. There is an increasing recognition of EA as a systemic, enterprise-wide capability encompassing all relevant facets of the organization, transcending the traditional IT-centric view… CONTINUE READING

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