Enterprise Architecture and the various architecture domains have been identified as a key competency and approaches for supporting successful digital transformation.
Digital transformation has been losing its luster a little since to be truly successful and have adequate return on investment a digital transformation must be a business transformation. Digital transformations have greater than 70% failure rates. Most failures are due to the fact that the focus of the transformation was technology change – legacy renewal, ERP…
The concept of digital transformation needs to die! Its all business transformation. Successful business transformation requires a much deeper knowledge of the business – its purpose, vision, goals, objectives, culture, behaviors, mission, strategies, tactics, external and internal influences, business models, value systems and value propositions, broader integrated stakeholder models, value and supply chains, services, products, operating models (current and target), capabilities and more.
Business architecture approaches, methods, practices, and tools provide the prerequisite information required to do business transformation right.