Learning TOGAF 9 Poster – How to Describe the Target Architecture
This poster provides an overview of what TOGAF has to say about describing the target architecture. It will tell you where to look in the TOGAF documentation, and things it doesn’t cover.
Learning TOGAF 9 Poster – How to Describe the Current Architecture
The starting point of an Enterprise Architecture is the Current Architecture. This poster provides an overview of what TOGAF has to say about describing the current architecture.
Upgrading to TOGAF 9.2 – Tips for Practitioners
In this article we provide some tips for those of you who are practitioners already using an earlier version of TOGAF and want to make the switch to the latest incarnation – The TOGAF Standard, Version 9.2.
Learning TOGAF 9 Poster – How to Present an EA Vision
In this Learning TOGAF 9 Poster, we look at what TOGAF has to say about creating an EA Vision and also offer practical tips on how to make this work for your enterprise.
Learning TOGAF 9 Poster – How to Develop an EA Roadmap
Roadmaps are one of the main EA techniques for managing transition. In this poster we give tips and advice on the parts of TOGAF that will help you develop an EA roadmap.
TOGAF 9.2 – What you Need to Know
On April 16th 2018 The Open Group announced Version 9.2 of TOGAF. How will this affect you if you are studying or using TOGAF?
Learning TOGAF 9 Poster – A Visual Guide to the TOGAF 9.2 Documentation
In this poster we summarize some of the main changes between versions 9.1 and 9.2 of the TOGAF documentation including changes to the ADM and the Content Framework.
Upgrading to TOGAF 9.2 – Tips for Students
Are you already be certified for TOGAF® 9.1 and thinking about upgrading to the new version? This article will give you a few tips and some advice about preparing to become Certified in the latest release of TOGAF®.
Learning TOGAF 9 Poster – How to Choose Solutions
Throughout the standard, TOGAF makes the distinction between Architecture and Solution. Our poster highlights concepts in TOGAF that will help you realise an Enterprise Architecture with solutions that are compliant with requirements.
Learning TOGAF 9 Poster – The TOGAF Skills Framework
Find out what makes the Skills Framework so important, why it is useful, and how it should be adapted for use within a business enterprise.
Learning TOGAF 9 Poster – ArchiMate and TOGAF Synergy
In this poster, we introduce the potential for synergy in using both the TOGAF 9.1 framework and the ArchiMate 2.1 modeling language.
Learning TOGAF 9 Poster 90 – ADM Phases and Steps
Use and refer back to this handy guide to get a solid understanding of the flow of the architecture development process, from concept to completion.
Learning TOGAF 9 Poster 89 – How to Manage EA Requirements
In this poster, our resident EA expert Roger Evernden gives tips and advice on which parts of TOGAF will help you manage EA requirements.
How to use TOGAF – The new Poster Series
In previous articles we’ve described some of the common complaints against TOGAF. Our new poster series is designed to help you overcome some of the limitations in the TOGAF documentation.
Learning TOGAF 9 Poster 88 – How to Manage Several EA Projects
In this poster we give tips and advice on how to use TOGAF when you are running more than one EA project at a time.
Learning TOGAF 9 Poster 87 – How to set up EA Governance
In this poster we give tips and advice on how to use TOGAF when you are setting up EA governance. The aim of this poster is to help you find the most useful resources in the TOGAF documentation.
Learning TOGAF 9 Poster 86 – How to set up an EA Team
In this Learning TOGAF 9 Poster, EA expert Roger Evernden gives tips and advice on how to use TOGAF when you are setting up an EA team.
Learning TOGAF 9 Poster 85 – How to Establish a new EA Practice
In this poster we give tips and advice on how to use TOGAF when you are setting up an EA team. The aim of this poster is to help you find the most useful resources in the TOGAF documentation.
The Top 10 Complaints of TOGAF – Part 2
In the first part of this two-part series we looked at 5 of the most common complaints that critics fire at TOGAF. In this second part we look at 5 more complaints to see whether they are true or false.
The Top 10 Complaints of TOGAF – Part 1
TOGAF is not short of hecklers and disbelievers! For some it is a regular pastime. For others it is an academic exercise. But are the objections justified? In this two-part blog, EA expert Roger Evernden will look at ten of the most common complaints that critics fire at TOGAF.
Learning PRINCE2 Poster 56 – The 7 PRINCE2 Processes
PRINCE2 is a process-based approach to project management. In this poster we give an overview of the 7 processes that make up PRINCE2 including starting up a project and initiating a project, through to closing a project.
Learning TOGAF 9 Poster 84 – Creating a Tailored Framework from TOGAF
In previous posters we’ve talked about Adopting and Adapting TOGAF and Adapting the ADM; but there are a lot of EA topics that aren’t covered in TOGAF. This poster looks at some of the things you might want to consider as you customize TOGAF.
Learning TOGAF 9 Poster 83 – How to get Ready for a new EA Initiative
In this TOGAF poster, Enterprise Architecture expert Roger Evernden gives tips and advice on how to use TOGAF when you are about to embark on a new EA initiative.
Learning TOGAF 9 Poster 82 – TOGAF Simplified Part 7: Architecture Capability Framework
This final poster covers the 8 chapters of the Architecture Capability Framework, in Part VII of the TOGAF documentation. Don’t forget to download the whole series!
Learning TOGAF 9 Poster 81 – TOGAF Simplified Part 6: Reference Models
Part VI of the TOGAF documentation covers two reference models – the Technical Reference Model and the Integrated Information Infrastructure Reference Model. This poster summarizes the key material covered in Part VI.
Learning TOGAF 9 Poster 80 – TOGAF Simplified Part 5: Enterprise Architecture Continuum and Tools
Part 5 of the TOGAF documentation describes tools and techniques for managing the vast volumes of information that architects gather and use. This poster provides a useful summary of the key techniques and approaches recommended by TOGAF.
Learning TOGAF 9 Poster 79 – TOGAF Simplified Part 4: Architecture Content Framework
The Architecture Content Framework plays an important role supporting the process of the ADM in TOGAF. This poster summarizes the key points that the TOGAF documentation covers about the Content Framework.
Learning TOGAF 9 Poster 78 – TOGAF Simplified Part 3: ADM Guidelines and Techniques
Our third poster in the TOGAF Simplified series by enterprise architecture expert Roger Evernden looks at Part III of the TOGAF documentation – covering ADM Guidelines and Techniques.
Learning TOGAF 9 Poster 77 – TOGAF Simplified Part 2: The ADM
Students often complain that TOGAF is too wordy, and that the documentation is too much to absorb. Our new series of posters aims to simplify some of the key learning points in TOGAF.
Getting the Correct Answer in the TOGAF Level 2 Exam
In this article Good e-Learning’s enterprise architecture expert Roger Evernden explains the nature of the Level 2 exam scenarios, and gives you some useful tips on how to use this to your advantage when sitting the exam.
Learning TOGAF 9 Poster 76 – TOGAF Simplified Part 1: Introduction to the TOGAF Documentation
A lot of students feel the TOGAF documentation is too wordy. In this poster we summarise the key points from Part I of the TOGAF documentation.
TOGAF: How can an Enterprise Architect be more Engaged?
In this TOGAF article, Roger Evernden talks about what TOGAF offers, and provides vital tips and advice on how to become more engaged in the future of your enterprise, and the future success of your EA team.
Learning TOGAF 9 Poster 75 – Architectural Layers
Layering is a core technique in enterprise architecture. In this TOGAF poster, our resident expert Roger Evernden covers the things that TOGAF has to say about layering, bringing them together in one convenient package.
Learning TOGAF 9 Poster 74 – TOGAF Certification Key Learning Points
In this TOGAF poster, we provide background on the type of learning that the Open Group expects from TOGAF students and in particular, the Key Learning Points.