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The Agile Imperative: Transforming Business and Enterprise Architecture Modeling for Today’s Digital Reality

In an era of constant digital disruption, fully aligned business and technical architectures are essential enablers of agility and competitive advantage.

Organizations are in a state of constant transformation. There is unrelenting pressure to innovate, to “go digital” and to rapidly and continuously adapt to an evolving marketplace.

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This architecture-driven agility presents a significant opportunity for business architects, enterprise architects and business analysts who are now in a position to help their organizations re-purpose business modeling into a strategic capability.

In this white paper, I explore:

  • The new reality for business architects, business analysts, and enterprise architects
  • Why there is a need for continuous harmonization between business and technical architectures
  • Why business logic is the real source of competitive advantage and how the CAPSICUM Framework and Jalapeno modeling platform can help you harness it

Use this link to download the white paper (registration required): http://whitepaper.capsi.com.au.

Copyright © Intellyx LLC. CAPSICUM is an Intellyx client. At the time of writing, none of the other organizations mentioned in this paper are Intellyx clients. Intellyx retains full editorial control over the content of this paper. Image credit: Pexels.

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More Stories By Jason Bloomberg

Jason Bloomberg is the leading expert on architecting agility for the enterprise. As president of Intellyx, Mr. Bloomberg brings his years of thought leadership in the areas of Cloud Computing, Enterprise Architecture, and Service-Oriented Architecture to a global clientele of business executives, architects, software vendors, and Cloud service providers looking to achieve technology-enabled business agility across their organizations and for their customers. His latest book, The Agile Architecture Revolution (John Wiley & Sons, 2013), sets the stage for Mr. Bloomberg’s groundbreaking Agile Architecture vision.

Mr. Bloomberg is perhaps best known for his twelve years at ZapThink, where he created and delivered the Licensed ZapThink Architect (LZA) SOA course and associated credential, certifying over 1,700 professionals worldwide. He is one of the original Managing Partners of ZapThink LLC, the leading SOA advisory and analysis firm, which was acquired by Dovel Technologies in 2011. He now runs the successor to the LZA program, the Bloomberg Agile Architecture Course, around the world.

Mr. Bloomberg is a frequent conference speaker and prolific writer. He has published over 500 articles, spoken at over 300 conferences, Webinars, and other events, and has been quoted in the press over 1,400 times as the leading expert on agile approaches to architecture in the enterprise.

Mr. Bloomberg’s previous book, Service Orient or Be Doomed! How Service Orientation Will Change Your Business (John Wiley & Sons, 2006, coauthored with Ron Schmelzer), is recognized as the leading business book on Service Orientation. He also co-authored the books XML and Web Services Unleashed (SAMS Publishing, 2002), and Web Page Scripting Techniques (Hayden Books, 1996).

Prior to ZapThink, Mr. Bloomberg built a diverse background in eBusiness technology management and industry analysis, including serving as a senior analyst in IDC’s eBusiness Advisory group, as well as holding eBusiness management positions at USWeb/CKS (later marchFIRST) and WaveBend Solutions (now Hitachi Consulting).

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