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The Business Architect’s Toolbox: Information Mapping




The Business Architect’s Toolbox: Organization Mapping




The Business Architect's Toolbox: An Introduction




8 Steps Enterprise Architects Can Take to Deal with GDPR




ArchiMate relationships point in the same direction as the enterprise




Targeting Executives with Enterprise Studio




5 top tips for organizing your architecture repository




Leveraging existing data in BiZZdesign Enterprise Studio




7 Things Every Enterprise Architect Needs to Know About the GDPR




How to collect and manage tailored data with BiZZdesign Enterprise Studio




Prepare your Organization for Change: 6 Key Capabilities




In case you missed it: Combining ArchiMate® 3.0 with Other Standards & Techniques – Summary




BiZZdesign Customer South State Bank Wins Enterprise Architecture Award 2016




Strategic Use of Business Models: Strategic Management




Using ArchiMate® in an Agile Context




ArchiMate® 3.0 and Service Blueprints




ArchiMate® 3.0 and Value Mapping




ArchiMate® 3.0 and Customer Journey Maps




Change the Way You Handle Change




Combining ArchiMate® 3.0 with Other Standards – UML / SysML / ERD




Combining ArchiMate® 3.0 with Other Standards – BPMN




Combining ArchiMate® 3.0 with Other Standards – BMM / BS / BMC




Combining ArchiMate® 3.0 with Other Standards – Introduction




ArchiMate® 3.0 - Grouping and Junctions




ArchiMate® 3.0 - Improvements in Relationships




Application Portfolio Management: Towards Value-Driven Architecting




Business Transformation Survey: The Results




How to Present your Architecture in BiZZdesign Enterprise Studio




ArchiMate® 3.0 - Use in Manufacturing




Enterprise Architecture: Key to Successful Business Transformations




ArchiMate® 3.0 - Internet of Things




 ArchiMate® 3.0 - Capability Realization




ArchiMate® 3.0 - Capability Analysis




ArchiMate® 3.0 - Improved Notation and Viewpoints




ArchiMate® 3.0 – Capability Mapping




ArchiMate® 3.0 - Strategy Concepts and Capability-Based Planning




ArchiMate® 3.0 – The Next Step in the Evolution of the Standard




Enterprise Architecture and Agile Development: Opposites Attract?




10 Top Tips For Building Effective Business and IT Relationships




ArchiMate® Modeling in Practice: Using a Model Repository




BPM: The Customer Journey




Digital Transformation: How to Manage and Govern a Multi-Speed IT Environment - part II




Digital Transformation: How to Manage and Govern a Multi-Speed IT Environment - part I




Application Portfolio Management for Finance - Slaying the Dragon




Application Portfolio Management in Local Government




BiZZdesign's House of Application Portfolio Management




Information Security in the Boardroom




Reference Architecture Models with ArchiMate




Information Security: 7 Worst Practices




10 Time-Saving BiZZdesign Architect Shortcuts




Information Security: What Really Works to Build Awareness




How to Save Time Automating Repetitive Tasks in Enterprise Studio




The Biggest Problem with "Going to the Cloud" and how to Solve it.




Information Security: 7 Communication Tips to Involve Your Business




Application Portfolio Management for Beginners with SMART




Information Security: A Necessity of Life




From Security Architecture to a Secure Architecture




The Art of Scoping: 5 Lessons to be Learned




5 Steps to Optimally Use Your Process Models




Balance Exploitation & Exploration within Your Organization with TOGAF




Future Ideas: Harnessing Worldwide Innovative Power




Smart Use of Data: How to Design a Supply Chain and Use it Properly




“Force Generation” Architecture: a case study




Efficient Collaboration Within Agile Methods




ArchiMate Modeling in Practice Top-down: App and infra models




Enterprise Portfolio Management: Getting Started




How to Develop and Document Business Policies and Decision Logic?




Enterprise Portfolio Management: User Perspectives




Enterprise Portfolio Management: Deciding on Investments




3 Steps to Define Requirements for Business Rules and Decisions




Business Transformation: Dealing with Change in a Lean and Agile Way




Business Transformation: Coordinating Enterprise Portfolio Management with Other Disciplines




3 Things Everybody Ought to Know About the Benefits of Decision Management




Enterprise Architecture for Decision-Makers: Seven Tips




Escaping the Jaws of the Project Monster




“We are different! But are we really different?”




What is Decision Management?




The Secret to Surviving Disruptive Innovations!




Who needs an architect if everything goes to the cloud?




The 5 Most Common Pitfalls of Informed Decision Making




Business Process Modeling: Top-down or bottom-up?




Enterprise Architecture: Need for Speed




Enterprise Architecture and Innovation: A Cultural Change




Rapidly Delivering Business Value with TOGAF




Data governance gone bad… and how to get it right!




BiZZdesign: One-Stop Shop for Building Your Enterprise Architecture Capability




Driving Business Outcomes with Enterprise Architecture as a Knowledge Hub




Gartner Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Architecture tools 2014




How to be Successful with the Process Design Team: Five Tips




Enterprise Architecture-Based Risk Assessment with ArchiMate




Enterprise Risk Management Approach




Best Practices in low-tech Information Security measures




How About Strategy? – Learning About Strategic Alignment




Systems are temporary, data is forever




The Value of Reference Architectures




Enterprise Portfolio Management: Introduction




You Can Make Anything out of LEGO™: Lego and Enterprise Architecture




Towards Value-Driven Architecting




LeanCoach. Measure – Analysis selection




Enterprise Architecture in Healthcare




Lean & Enterprise Architecture: Enterprise Architecture for Lean Business Processes




Strategic Use of Business Models: Case Study




Strategic Use of Business Models: Implementation




Strategic Use of Business Models: The Business Model Canvas




Enterprise Architecture at BiZZdesign in 2014




Business Architecture: Because Business Models Aren’t Enough




Strategic Use of Business Models: Introduction




Digital enterprise and change capability




ArchiMate Modeling in Practice - Conclusion




Why settle for anything less than the truth?




ArchiMate Modeling in Practice - Change Portfolio




Lean & Enterprise Architecture: Seven Deadly Wastes of Enterprise Architects




Enterprise Architecture communication: Lessons from ‘Louis from Gaal’




ArchiMate Modeling in Practice - Planning realization




Lean & Enterprise Architecture: Seven Deadly Wastes in Enterprise Architectures




Lean & Enterprise Architecture: Opposites Attract




Architecture Levels of Abstraction and Detail: How to Make Those Work For You




ArchiMate Modeling in Practice – Gap Analysis




ArchiMate Modeling in Practice - Defining the application landscape




LeanCoach. Introduction and DMAIC




ERP Implementation: A Process Driven and Human Oriented Approach




ArchiMate Modeling in Practice – Reference models




ArchiMate from theory to practice: series overview




ArchiMate Modeling in Practice – Fleshing out the MDM part




ArchiMate Modeling in Practice - wrapping up the baseline architecture




Infrastructure Architecture: helping other architects




ArchiMate Modeling in Practice – Brainstorm




Business analyst? Business Analysis & Design On Steroids!




Large organizations don’t need customers, they can be busy with themselves




Influence vs. Force - Incenting Others to Get on Board with Your Architecture Initiatives




Data management 8: Modeling




ArchiMate Modeling in Practice – picking up steam again




ArchiMate Modeling in Practice – project interruptions




Data Management 7: Business Intelligence




ArchiMate Modeling in Practice - continuing the baseline models




Business Architecture in the New Normal




ArchiMate Modeling in Practice - Two tracks




ArchiMate Modeling in Practice - Where are we going?




Data Management 6: Meta Data Management




Welcome to the world of BPMN 2.0 – Some valuable tips!




ArchiMate Modeling in Practice - Getting Started




ArchiMate Modeling in Practice – Introduction Case Study




Data Management 5: Master Data Management




Business Performance Management, Balanced Scorecards and The Decision Model




Infrastructure Architecture: What does that infrastructure box do?




Data Management 4: Data Stewardship




Data Management 3: Realization of Entities in applications




EAM2013 Enterprise Architecture Management recap




The Decision Model, Enterprise Architecture, ArchiMate and Enterprise Studio




BYOD – The Good, The Bad & The Ugly




Data Management 2: Subject Areas and Objects




Implementation-Independent Design of Business Logic Integrated with Business Processes and Information




“Force Generation” Architecture: Sustain and support




“Force Generation” Architecture: Warm phase




Three Decision Model Predictions and The Decision Modeler




Data Management: Introduction




7 Ways to Kill an Enterprise Architecture Initiative




Infrastructure Architecture: function before construction




“Force Generation” Architecture: Transition phase




Master Data Management/Data Governance summit recap




Score! Using Performance Indicators in practice




Building Networks with Business Models: Two Approaches that Will Help You to Understand and Improve Your Value Network




ArchiMate Modeling in Practice: 3 solution model example cases




“Force Generation” Architecture: Cold Phase




7 Ways to Present Your Business Model




ArchiMate Modeling in Practice: 3 tips for your solution models




“Force Generation” Architecture: Core Objectives




Enterprise Architecture: A Vital Tool for Splittability




ArchiMate Modeling in Practice. Top-down: Business architecture models




ArchiMate Modeling in Practice Top-down vs bottom-up




ArchiMate Modeling in Practice Overview




Business Process Management vs. Business Analysis?




Designing Secure Organizations: Risk Management, Enterprise Security Management and ArchiMate




Two Competing Decision Model standards or one Composite Model?




ERP implementation: detailed process descriptions and requirements




Lean or Six Sigma?




Paralyzed by Cloud? Keep up planning and supporting your organization!




Business games 4 of 4: Conclusion and Best Practices




ERP implementation: high level process identification and scoping




Business games 3 of 4: Demonstrating Enterprise Architecture in a game




LeanCoach. Measure – Brainstorm




LeanCoach. Define – Projectteam




5 tips for better interview results




Management by Measurement – The true value of Performance Indicators




LeanCoach . Define – Problem definition




Business games 2 of 4: Gaming and Business Process Management




LeanCoach . Define – Project start




ArchiMate core - Wrap-up




Business games 1 of 4: Why and when of gaming




7 Applications of the Business Model Canvas




Experiencing culture




LeanCoach. Analysis – Value Stream Map




Business Model Innovation: follow the customer, or others will!




Business Model innovation: The fifth path




Implementing an Enterprise Architecture function in different organisations: Implementing EA in commercial organizations (5/5)




ArchiMate core - Patterns




ArchiMate core - Viewpoints




Enterprise Architecture Roadmap for success: Wrap up




Enterprise Architecture Roadmap for success: Capability Based Planning




Are Direct Messages really private, or not?




ArchiMate core - Tailoring ArchiMate




Business Process Management: practical tips for a successful approach (2/2)




ArchiMate core - Extension




Enterprise Architecture und Agile Development: Gegensätze ziehen sich an?




Business Process Management: practical tips for a successful approach (1/2)




From Business Design to Business Change (#3) – The Learning Circle




ArchiMate core - Concepts




ArchiMate from a data modeling perspective




The Open Group Cannes blog series (6/6)




The Open Group Cannes blog series (5/6)




The Open Group Cannes blog series (4/6)




The Open Group Cannes blog series (3/6)




Achieving agility with data virtualization (2/2)




The Open Group Cannes blog series (2/6)




The Open Group Cannes blog series (1/6)




ArchiMate core - Framework




Lean Event 2013 for Dutch governmental Organizations: 7 lessons learned!




LeanCoach. Analysis – Waste Scan




Announcement: building a strong data management capability with TOGAF and ArchiMate




Human Dynamics in Enterprise Architecture: BiZZdesign’s Top Tips for establishing a Value-Driven & Influential Enterprise Architecture Practice




ArchiMate core - Overview




Achieving agility with data virtualization (1/2)




Implementing an Enterprise Architecture function in different organisations: Governmental organisations (4/5)




Enterprise Architecture Roadmap for success: Governing projects




From Business Design to Business Change (#2) – Be John Malkovich!




LeanCoach. Measure – Fact collection




Operational excellence in the self-serve warehouse of IKEA




Architecture standards: Wrap-up and summary (7/7)




Enterprise Architecture Roadmap for success: Architecture Principles and models




Human Dynamics in Enterprise Architecture: Effectively Communicating & Selling the EA Initiative – Outline the Strategic Value! (2/3)




LeanCoach. Measure – Process mapping




From Business Design to Business Change (#1) – The Content Paradox




Architecture standards: governance (6/7)




Enterprise Architecture Roadmap for success: Consultants




Business Model Analysis with the Business Model Canvas




Implementing an Enterprise Architecture function in different organisations: Small local organizations (3/5)




LeanCoach. Measure – Fishbone




Putting data to good use




Implementing a Data Governance Capability




Architecture standards: Life cycle (5/7)




Business Models: Do the right thing




Enterprise Architecture Roadmap for success: Tooling




Using “back of the napkin” with TOGAF and ArchiMate




Enterprise Architecture Roadmap for success: Establish an Enterprise Architecture team




Architecture standards: Embedding (4/7)




ArchiMate® 2.0: The Future of Enterprise Architecture Modeling has arrived!




Enterprise Architecture Roadmap for success: Project based implementation




Implementing an Enterprise Architecture function in different organisations: Implementing EA in large multinationals (2/5)




Architecture standards: Documentation (3/7)




Challenges of an Enterprise Architect; the fear of change




Implementing an Enterprise Architecture function in different organisations: Differentiate in organisations (1/5)




Enterprise Architecture Roadmap for success: Adopting an open approach to Enterprise Architecture




Architecture standards: Terminology (2/7)




Enterprise Architecture Roadmap for success: the Architecture Board




The ArchiMate Files - 7. Language issues




Architecture standards: intro and overview (1/7)




TOGAF series 9/9: Covering the basics: keep track of requirements




Enterprise Architecture Roadmap for success: Embedding the EA practice




Q&A: Delivering Enterprise Architecture with TOGAF® and ArchiMate®




The ArchiMate Files – 6. Views and viewpoints




Business Requirements Management Handbook Review




The ArchiMate Files – 5. specialization




TOGAF series 8/9: Dealing with change




Enterprise Architecture Roadmap for success: Top-down versus Bottom-up architecture




Logical and phyiscal component descriptions in ArchiMate




The ArchiMate Files – 4. Internal vs external




TOGAF series 7/9: Managing implementation oversight of projects




Component Descriptions in ArchiMate




LeanCoach Define – Stakeholders analysis




Enterprise Architecture Roadmap for success: introduction




The ArchiMate Files – 3. Structure and behavior, & Layering




TOGAF series 6/9: Translating opportunities to a well-defined project plan




Use of services in Archimate




The ArchiMate Files – 2. The real world, models, architecture




TOGAF series 5/9: Finding ways to implement the target architecture




The ArchiMate Files – 1. Introduction and Theory




Lean Six Sigma (3/3): Service vs. industry




TOGAF series 4/9: Figuring out the baseline architecture and target architecture




TOGAF series 3/9: Starting an ADM cycle with a vision




Lean Six Sigma (2/3): Service vs. industry




TOGAF series 2/9: Preparing the organization for EA




Lean Six Sigma (1/3): Service vs. industry




TOGAF series 1/9: Implementing & Using TOGAF: best practices




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