My Take on the Q&A from the The Open Group Seattle Event …

I recently attended The Open Group Architecture Practitioner’s conference in Seattle.  During the event, I was given the opportunity to present a Keynote on the Language of Business Architecture, which I thoroughly enjoyed.  A couple of my peers, Mike Rollings of Burton and Henry Peyret of Forrester, were present and gave interesting presentations, as well … Read more

Tim speaking on BA Language at The Open Group Seattle

I will be speaking at the The Open Group Architecture Practitioner’s Conference in Seattle, WA during Day 2 of the  event at the Grand Hyatt Seattle, February 1-5, 2010. My presentation during the plenary session on Tuesday morning is entitled “Architecting the Business is Different than Architecting IT” and the session description and the rest of the … Read more

My Takeaways from the 23rd TOGAF Practitioners Conference

I attended the 23rd TOGAF Practitioners Conference last week in Toronto, where I was invited to speak on a panel (podcast coming soon on ZDNET) entitled “Architecture’s Scope Extends Beyond the Enterprise.” I had never been to a TOGAF event, so I was looking forward to seeing what the event would be like. I am … Read more

TOGAF 9.0 Released February 2, 2009

The Open Group announced the release of the latest version of The Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF), 9.0, during the 21st Enterprise Architecture Practitioners Conference in San Diego this week. It is available for download at During a briefing with The Open Group representatives last month, EAdirections learned about the improvements and additional components … Read more