This course provides a practical understanding of current enterprise architectural framework. It covers basic concepts found in TOGAF® 9.2: Architecture Development Method (ADM), techniques, architecture content, tools, and capabilities.
At the core of being a successful enterprise architect is a thorough knowledge of an enterprise architecture framework and best practices. In this course, An Overview of Enterprise and IT Architecture 9.2, you will learn about TOGAF®, an architecture framework. First, you will discover the value of consolidating complex architecture work into 4 common architecture iterations. Next, you will improve your skills and creativity as an enterprise architect as you explore how to apply the framework by a scenario based on true events. Finally, you will learn several tips that will be a helpful addition to your studies should you decide to take the TOGAF® Foundation Exam. When you are finished with this course, you will have a fundamental knowledge of enterprise architecture based on TOGAF® and will help you as you move forward in your decision to pursue enterprise architecture.
Course Overview Hello. My name is Brad Utterback, your instructor and guide through the course, An Overview of Enterprise Architecture 9.2. I have been teaching, writing, book reviewing, and consulting in the area of service management for over 14 years. While this course is focused on enterprise architecture, there are many references to the TOGAF enterprise architecture standard 9.2. Throughout the course, you'll get to know the framework, you will understand the basics of all 6 parts of the TOGAF standard including its 10 phases, 4 popular iterations, guidelines on how to use the framework, and some common enterprise architecture tools. You'll see how the TOGAF standard can help a fictitious company, Globomantics, understand the value of and apply enterprise architecture to a fixed business process. As a result, you'll discover how an enterprise architecture capability can help you to help your organization to improve its capabilities. This course is for anyone interested in understanding the TOGAF standard 9.2. While it's a foundation-level course, it will be helpful if you have at least some background in enterprise architecture. I hope you'll join me in this journey to learn about enterprise architecture in this course, An Overview of Enterprise IT Architecture 9.2, at Pluralsight.