- What is the goal of having an enterprise architecture?
- If a firm decides to add a new line of business, how might it affect its enterprise architecture? Explain?
- Explain five possible ways that an enterprise architecture effort could fail?
- Of the four levels of the Federal EA model which do you think is most important? Which is most addressed? Does this make sense to you?
- Does your firm have an EA? How does it affect your day-today decisions?
The Strategic IT Transformation at Accenture Case
Think about the following questions as you prepare for our discussion this week in class or on Webex:
- What is Accenture’s core IT philosophy?
- Identify three key IT projects from the 2001 – 2008 period and explain how each strengthened Accenture’s enterprise architecture?
- What measures of success did Accenture use for this effort? Why?