Tim Westbrock to Speak at IT Leadership Forum, Dec. 13, in Atlanta

Join Tim at the IT Leadership Forum, Dec. 13, in Atlanta, sponsored by alfabet. Tim will be presenting “Expanding Enterprise Architecture into the Business.” The ultimate promise of Enterprise Architecture has always been the alignment of business and IT strategies, activities, assets and direction.  In order for EA to bridge the gap between the desired … Read more

Thanks to Troux for a Great Event

George and I participated in the inaugural Troux Worldwide Conference two weeks ago in Austin, TX.  We felt that it was a wonderful collection of interesting speakers, spirited debate, and professionalism among peers.  While many events sponsored by a vendor can be dominated with tool demonstrations and sales presentations, Troux’s program was full of thought-provoking presentations from … Read more

Top-Performing EA Teams – A Panel Discussion

I had the opportunity last week to moderate two panels at the Troux Worldwide Conference. The first panel included EAdirections’ Tim Westbrock along with Mike Walker from Microsoft, Aleks Buterman from SenseAgility and Paul Preiss from IASA. The theme of the panel was a general discussion on characteristics of top-performing EA Teams. To begin the conversation, I asked each panelist to … Read more