Enterprise Architecture has been identified as one of the core solutions for enterprise success. The essence of Enterprise Architecture is to document the current and future states of an enterprise and to institute a reasonable transition process from current to future state so that any enterprise can sustain in vibrant environment. Varied nature of human thinking process and cultures has created and is creating new types of enterprise structures that need to function with least entropy and thus achieving its goals through strategic management of its resources. This has lead to creation of various tailor made Enterprise Architecture frameworks to cater to various enterprise models and varying needs of strategic information resource management. The current state of enterprise development and success points to current and future trends such as virtualization, visualization, service-orientation and personal enterprise architectures.
Journal of Enterprise Architecture