The enterprise architecture program consists of various phases that the DMV

The enterprise architecture program consists of

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The enterprise architecture program consists of various phases that the DMV will be required to follow when developing the new CSI solution in order to attain the organizational objectives. The first phase is strategic planning. In this first phase, the team will identify the issues at hand and the future state of the organization as well as the requirements, principles and model. The second phase is assessing the current state of the organization. In this case, the team will identify the current strategic level of the organizations enterprise architecture maturity. It will also collect existing documents that describe business capabilities, technology capabilities and formal process models. The third step is assessing competencies in the organization. The budget mechanism and processes used in business planning and strategic planning should be identified and redefined. The fourth step is gaining approval; the enterprise architecture team should provide the executives with a detailed plan and then bring the executives and business experts together to develop the requirements and analyze the results. Once complete, the organization will implement the results from the strategic planning enterprise architecture effort to prioritize the gaps to be filled, then develop business investment plans from business cases that result from the enterprise architecture effort and present the results to managers and
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stakeholders for approval. The final step is improving and refining the requirements identified so as to meet the future objectives of the organization.
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References: McGovern, J., Ambler, S., Stevens, M., & Linn, J. (2004). WHY ENTERPRISE ARCHITECTURE? In A practical guide to enterprise architecture (1st ed., Vol. 1, pp. 17-24). Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall/Professional Technical Reference. Rouse, M. (2015). What is enterprise architecture (EA)? - Definition from WhatIs.com. Retrieved November 1, 2015, from Schulman, J. (2003, March 11). Enterprise Architecture: Benefits and Justification. Retrieved November 1, 2015, from A Practical Guide to Federal Enterprise Architecture (2001). CIO Council. Retrieved November 1, 2015 from
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