Architecture-as-a-Service (AaaS)

Architecture Support Services

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Establishing

Architecture

Practice

 

Identification of Business Drivers (Corporate Goals, Departmental Objectives, IT Drivers), Relevant Priorities & Focus Areas for Architectural Planning


Definition of IT Architecture “Community of Players” & “Collaborative Roles”


IT & Business Alignment to Governance Process


Architecture Principles & Standards


Business Process  & Data Modeling Standards


Application & Technology Architecture Modeling Standards


Business Reference Model Development (Industry & Domain)

IT Planning &

Support Services

IT Business & Application Assessment


Application Portfolio Management Framework & Application Rationalization Assessment

Enterprise Data Management Strategy & Roadmap


Business Process Analysis and Improvement/Re-engineering


Current State Application & Integration Landscape


System Evolution Plan (Future State Application Deployment)


System Integration Plan


Cloud & Cloud Integration Strategy


Service Blueprinting (Service Design Orchestration of People, Touchpoints, Processes, and Technology)


Evidence-based Architecture Assessment (to assess if current architecture is “going right” and has future viability)


Project Support Services

Decision Support

Services

Enterprise Architecture Risk Assessment


System/Package Selection Plan


System Solution Requirements & Recommendation (includes Technology Innovation Research)


System Solution Fit Gap & Impact Analysis


Benefit Realization/ Results Chain Model


Solutioning &

Delivery Assurance

Services

 

Project Stage-Gate, Release Management & Operations Transition Plan


Solution Delivery Templates: Solution Architecture, Functional Design Spec, Physical Design Spec


Quality Assurance Benchmark & Guidelines

Business Continuity Framework & Plan
Mergers & Acquisitions M & A System Consolidation & Roll-out Plan