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Dialog versus Discussion

by James Mcgovern  |  April 5, 2017

There are subtle differences between a dialog and a discussion that many enterprise architecture and technology professionals may not fully appreciate. For purposes of this discussion, I have included a table...

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Make Enterprise Architecture Great Again!

by James Mcgovern  |  March 31, 2017

I am proud to join the Gartner Blog network. This is my first blog post. I recently joined Gartner as a Research Director (February 2017) and will focus on Enterprise...

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Principles, Sporting Events and Technology Selection

by Michael Woodbridge  |  March 10, 2017

This week I made a poor choice when it came to selecting an evening's entertainment and it was this poor choice that inspired me to write this post on technology selection....

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Architexit: Purposely Failing in Order to Succeed

by Philip Allega  |  July 27, 2016

"You have to break a few eggs to make an omelette" was a saying I recall as a child. In my room I had a picture of Abraham Lincoln hanging...

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Architexit: Brexit for Enterprise Architects

by Philip Allega  |  July 20, 2016

My most recent research on gartner.com ("Architexit: What Enterprise Architects Must Do in the Face of Brexit") highlights how enterprise architects can help business and IT leaders plan, manage, and...

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Thoughts from the London EA Summit

by Elise Olding  |  May 19, 2011

I was part of the Gartner EA summit in London last week. There were 400 attendees from more than 30 countries. Betsy Burton, VP and distinguished analyst gave a compelling...

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What’s Next: The Gamification of Everything

by Brian Burke  |  January 27, 2011

Gamification is set to become a important trend, impacting many areas of business and society.  Gamification can be described as the application of game mechanics to non-game environments.  The gamification...

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Demonstrating EA and IT Value is not Theoretical

by Mike Rollings  |  October 29, 2010

Recently, Twitter #entarch has erupted in the recurring discussion about the value of enterprise architecture. I say 'recurring' because illustrating value is a constant challenge for IT and especially for...

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Enterprise architects are mad as hell and not going to take this anymore

by Mike Rollings  |  October 22, 2010

Okay, enterprise architects, this is your chance to join a fellow architect and go scream out the window.  Just like in the movie Network where longtime news anchor Howard Beale...

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