An Introduction to Peaf

Pragmatic Enterprise Architecture Framework


Author: Kevin L. Smith

Publisher: Pragmatic EC Limited

ISBN: 9781908424013

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 112

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This reference provides a practical introduction to PEAF (pragmatic enterprise architecture framework) and its use in enterprise-architecture practice for those who want to explore how to get an enterprise on track with EA.

A Systemic Perspective to Managing Complexity with Enterprise Architecture


Author: Saha, Pallab

Publisher: IGI Global

ISBN: 1466645199

Category: Computers

Page: 580

View: 7396

Organizational complexity is an unavoidable aspect of all businesses, even larger ones, which can hinder their ability to react to sudden or disruptive change. However, with the implementation of enterprise architecture (EA), businesses are able to provide their leaders with the resources needed to address any arising challenges. A Systemic Perspective to Managing Complexity with Enterprise Architecture highlights the current advances in utilizing enterprise architecture for managing organizational complexity. By demonstrating the value and usefulness of EA, this book serves as a reference for business leaders, managers, engineers, enterprise architects, and many others interested in new research and approaches to business complexity.

Public Affairs and Administration: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications

Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications


Author: Management Association, Information Resources

Publisher: IGI Global

ISBN: 1466683597

Category: Political Science

Page: 2307

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Effective administration of government and governmental organizations is a crucial part of achieving success in those organizations. To develop and implement best practices, policymakers and leaders must first understand the fundamental tenants and recent advances in public administration. Public Affairs and Administration: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications explores the concept of governmental management, public policy, and politics at all levels of organizational governance. With chapters on topics ranging from privacy and surveillance to the impact of new media on political participation, this multi-volume reference work is an important resource for policymakers, government officials, and academicians and students of political science.

A Pragmatic Guide to Business Process Modelling


Author: Jon Holt

Publisher: BCS, The Chartered Institute

ISBN: 1906124124

Category: Business planning

Page: 248

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This expanded second edition shows how effective and accurate modelling can deliver a more complete understanding of a business. By applying the visual modelling techniques described here, it is possible to map an entire business, using the Unified Modelling Language (UML). Jon Holt covers all aspects of the BPM process, including analysis, specification, measurement and documentation. New chapters deal with the presentation of process information, enterprise architecture and business tools.

Time-saver standards for urban design


Author: Donald Watson,Alan J. Plattus,Robert G. Shibley

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional


Category: Architecture

Page: 960

View: 5836

Time Saver Standards for Urban Design, in the tradition of the Time-Saver Standards series, is the world's foremost professional reference on the physical design of cities and urban places including communities and civic and public places. Scope of the work is international and topics include preservation, renewal, patterns of settlement and sustainability. Key Features International coverage including recent European and Asian sustainability initiatives Topics from allied disciplines such as transportation engineering, bioregionalism and environmental engineering Heavily illustrated Prestigious contributors include Alan Plattus, Dean of the College of Architecture, Yale University