Establishing an Architecture Baseline Training

Course #:WA2340

Establishing an Architecture Baseline Training (Coming Soon)

This workshop provides a baseline development methodology, baseline development templates, and labs to facilitate the organization planning a baseline initiative.

Audience

Architects

Prerequisites

None

Duration

2 Day

Outline of Establishing an Architecture Baseline Training

Chapter 1 - Introduction

  • Introductions
  • EA Practice & Course Goals
  • Webinar Overview
  • Practical Application

Chapter 2 - Enterprise Architecture Baseline

  • Importance of an Architecture Baseline
  • Architecture Baseline Process Overview
  • What are Your EA Baseline Objectives?
  • Group Discussion: EA Baseline Goals & Objectives
  • A Typical Place to Start
  • Core Catalogs
  • Core Matrices
  • Templates: Baseline Collection Templates
  • Creating Building Blocks from a Baseline
  • What Can You Learn From Your Baseline
  • Customized Taxonomy
  • Baseline More Than Software
  • Baseline Classified by Lifecycle
  • Baseline Relationships
  • Relationship Types
  • Baseline Reporting
  • EA Baseline Best Practices
  • Summary

Chapter 3 - Establish EA Baseline Goals & Objectives

  • Method to Establish EA Baseline Goals & Objectives
  • Tool: Baseline Maturity Assessment
  • Baseline Maturity Model
  • Baseline Data
  • Example Logical Repository Metamodel
  • Sample Technology Domain Repository Entities
  • Sample Application Domain Repository Entities
  • Sample Data Domain Repository Entities
  • Sample Business Domain Repository Entities
  • Sample Reference Repository Entities
  • Summary

Chapter 4 - Perform EA Baseline Planning

  • EA Baseline Planning Approach
  • Complete Baseline Data Identification Worksheet
  • Complete Baseline Data Source Identification Worksheet
  • Complete Touch Point Identification Worksheet
  • Complete Baseline Report Identification Worksheet
  • Complete Baseline Initiative Planning Worksheet
  • Summary

Chapter 5 - Perform EA Baseline Enhancements

  • Execute Plan: Implement Enhancements
  • Gather Baseline Data
  • Extract, Classify & Analyze Data
  • Review & Approval

Chapter 6 - Use & Maintain EA Baseline

  • EA Baseline & EA Governance
  • Use EA Baseline to Reduce Costs
  • Use EA Baseline to Improve Quality
  • Repository Administration & Support

Lab Worksheet 1 - Baseline Data Identification Source Worksheet

  • Baseline Data: Technology & Application Domains
  • Baseline Data: Business Domain Catalogs
  • Baseline Data: Business Domain Matrices
  • Baseline Data: Data Domain

Lab Worksheet 2 - Baseline Data Sources

  • Baseline Data Sources

Lab Worksheet 3 - Baseline Touch Point Identification Worksheet

  • Baseline Touch Point Identification

Lab Worksheet 4 - Baseline Configuration Decision Worksheet

  • Configuration Decisions

Lab Worksheet 5 - Baseline Report Identification Worksheet

  • Baseline Report Identification: Technology & Application Domains
  • Baseline Report Identification: Business Domain Catalogs
  • Baseline Report Identification: Business Domain Matrices
  • Baseline Report Identification: Data Domain
  • Baseline Report Identification: Data Domain (Continued)

Lab Worksheet 6 - Baseline Initiative Planning Worksheet

  • Overview
  • Resources to Consider
  • Risks to Consider

Template 1 - System Profile Template

Template 2 - Subsystem Profile Template

Template 3 - Interface Profile Template

Appendix A - Baseline Data Glossary

  • Catalogs
  • Matrices
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