The Integrated Enterprise

Christopher B. Emery and Frank Armour: A primer on weaving EA and systems development into an investment management framework. An enterprise architecture can provide significant benefits to an organization that embraces it. But many fail to tightly couple and integrate EA efforts with other enterprise programs, particularly investment management and systems development. To be successful, the target EA and information technology initiatives must be managed within an overall investment management process: an integrated enterprise life cycle (IELC).

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Enterprise Architecture