Enterprise Modeling for Business and IT Alignment – a Framework and Recommendations

Anne Persson    Julia Kaidalova    Ulf Seigerroth   

Eliminating the gap between business and IT within an enterprise, i.e., solving the problem of Business and IT Alignment (BITA), requires an instrument for the multidimensional analysis of an enterprise. Enterprise Modeling (EM) is a practice that supports such analysis and therefore can be used to facilitate BITA. EM serves as a tool that can capture, visualize and analyze different aspects of enterprises. This article presents a framework that describes the role of EM in the context of BITA and presents recommendations in EM for BITA.

Published in 2017

Publisher: Complex Systems Informatics and Modeling Quarterly

Open Access Link

DOI: 10.7250/csimq.2017-12.04


Date added: 11/01/2017

Business-IT Alignment   

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