An integrated conceptual model for information system security risk management supported by enterprise architecture management

Nicolas Mayer, Jocelyn Aubert, Eric Grandry, Christophe Feltus, Elio Goettelmann, Roel Wieringa: Risk management is today a major steering tool for any organisation wanting to deal with information system (IS) security. However, IS security risk management (ISSRM) remains a difficult process to establish and maintain, mainly in a context of multi-regulations with complex and inter-connected … Read more

A measurement model to analyze the effect of agile enterprise architecture on geographically distributed agile development

Yehia Ibrahim Alzoubi, Asif Qumer Gill, Bruce Moulton: Efficient and effective communication (active communication) among stakeholders is thought to be central to agile development. However, in geographically distributed agile development (GDAD) environments, it can be difficult to achieve active communication among distributed teams due to challenges such as differences in proximity and time. To date, … Read more

The Digital Diamond Framework: An Enterprise Architecture Framework for the Digital Age

Roy Oberhauser: Enterprise architecture (EA) frameworks of the past have attempted to support the cohesive and comprehensive modeling and documentation of the enterprise, often with a focus on business and information technology (IT). However, the digitalization of enterprises and the complexity of IT have outgrown these matrix box-like frameworks. This paper proposes a digital, holistic, … 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

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

A Systematic Review of Business-IT Alignment Research with Enterprise Architecture

Mengmeng Zhang, Honghui Chen, Aimin Luo: Because of the dynamic environments of business and IT, achieving any alignment between the two fields has become challenging. In view of its multiple viewpoints and artifacts, the discipline of Enterprise Architecture (EA) is often regarded as an effective methodology to deal with BITA issues, and thus has attracted … Read more