How Does Enterprise Architecture Support Innovation?

Gustav Toppenberg    James Lapalme    John Gøtze    Marco Nardello   

Innovation is becoming increasingly important for Enterprise Architecture (EA) teams. Consequently, it is crucial that tools be developed to assist Enterprise Architecture teams when evaluating how (and how well) they are supporting innovation within the context of their enterprise. To date very little research has been completed that focuses on both EA and innovation. This paper presents an assessment tool to help EA teams evaluate and improve how they support innovation. The tool has been tested in a case study with a hi-tech firm and initial results are presented. In 2015 International Conference on Enterprise Systems (ES).

Published in 2015


DOI: 10.1109/ES.2015.26


Date added: 01/29/2017

Enterprise Architecture   

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