Another Look at Enterprise Architecture Framework

Although there were many comparison literatures of EA frameworks, these literature use qualitative criteria based on intuitive practitioner’s experience. The paper first defines 36 concrete features of EA frameworks using six categories and six interrogatives. Then we concretely compare typical EA frameworks based on the key features. The result shows the easiness and concreteness of … Read more

Another Look at Enterprise Architecture Framework

Shuichiro Yamamoto, Nada Ibrahem Olayan, Shuji Morisaki: Although there were many comparison literatures of EA frameworks, these literature use qualitative criteria based on intuitive practitioner’s experience. The paper first defines 36 concrete features of EA frameworks using six categories and six interrogatives. Then we concretely compare typical EA frameworks based on the key features. The … Read more

AI in the Factory of the Future: The Ghost in the Machine

Daniel Küpper, Markus Lorenz, Kristian Kuhlmann, Olivier Bouffault, Yew Heng Lim, Jonathan Van Wyck, Sebastian Köcher, Jan Schlageter: Artificial intelligence (AI) is a hot topic in business technology, and industrial companies have taken notice. By deploying the right combination of AI technologies, producers can boost efficiency, improve flexibility, accelerate processes, and even enable self-optimizing operations. … Read more

On the Role of Enterprise Architecture in Enterprise Integration

Negin Banaeianjahromi: In the current business era, it is crucial for an organization to understand the rapidly changing environment of today. To swiftly respond to the changing environment, an organization must provide enterprise integration (EI) not only internally, but also externally, with its customers and suppliers. Many approaches and technologies have been proposed to facilitate … Read more

Becoming a Digital Organization: The Journey to Digital Dexterity

Deborah L. Soule, Akshita Puram, George F. Westerman, Didier Bonnet: As the digital age unfolds, executives face new strategic choices about how to take advantage of fast-moving technology innovations. Prior research showed that value comes not simply from adopting digital technology, but from using technology to transform the way a company does business. But while … Read more