Implementing TOGAF® 9 in a Tool

Learn to implement the TOGAF 9 framework in practice with the award-winning TOGAF training team at Good e-Learning!

TOGAF is the world’s leading methodology for enterprise architecture, and an extremely popular choice for practicing architects. Still, there’s a big difference between understanding the theory behind TOGAF and being able to use it in real-life organizations! Created by Orbus Software, this course provides an interpretation of how to apply TOGAF using iServer, a world-class business and IT transformation suite, as the context.

Module 1: Introduction

Learning Objectives

TOGAF 9 Critical Breakdown and Tool Translation – A recap of the high-level areas of TOGAF from a tool perspective, how TOGAF concepts can translate practically within a tool, and how to distinguish tool requirements.

Module 2: Developing the Architecture Vision and Strategy

Learning Objectives

The concept of an ‘architecture vision and strategy’ from an organizational and tool perspective. The module also looks at how iServer supports artifact creation, how to articulate the strategic context of an architecture into an iServer model, and how iServer functionality supports strategy alignment.

Module 3: Tailoring TOGAF 9 in a Tool

Learning Objectives

Why an organization may want to tailor TOGAF, and how iServer can support a tailored TOGAF metamodel. The module also examines how iServer supports TOGAF viewpoint customization and extension based on specific business requirements and questions.

Module 4: Architecture Delivery of ADM Phases B, C (i and ii) and D

Learning Objectives

How iServer can support the architecture delivery stages of the ADM, and how architectural models are created.

Module 5: Analysis and Communication

Learning Objectives

How different types of analysis and reporting can be used within a tool, and how a tool can support architectural roadmaps. The module also examines how a tool can support the socialization of architectural artifacts, data, and deliverables.

Module 6: Conclusion (What Makes an EA Team Successful?)

Learning Objectives

An overview of how the functionality and content of iServer can support the practical application of TOGAF. The module also provides a recap of the course’s key takeaways.

No Exam With This Course

Who are Orbus Software?

Headquartered in London, and founded in 2004, Orbus Software is an independent software vendor and a globally recognized leading provider of software and services for Business and IT Transformation. Orbus Software’s customers are predominantly large, blue chip organizations located across the Americas, EMEA, Australasia and the ASEAN, and span all industry verticals.

What is the iServer Business and IT Transformation Suite?

The iServer Business and IT Transformation Suite comprises of iServer, a leading enterprise modeling and collaboration platform, as well as solutions for 4 business and IT management practices: Enterprise Architecture, Strategic Portfolio Management, Business Process Analysis and Governance, Risk and Compliance.

Additionally, Orbus provide out of the box support for a range of best practice standards and frameworks, including TOGAF, IT4IT, ArchiMate, BPMN, COBIT 5, ITIL and more.

What is enterprise architecture?

‘Enterprise architecture’ involves creating ‘architectures’ of IT infrastructures, including how they are put together and how different elements interact. This provides a clearer sense of perspective which organizations can use to align architectures with business goals.

This can be essential for supporting large-scale enterprise transformation, IT growth, and organization-wide change.

What is TOGAF?

‘The Open Group Architecture Framework’ is a leading enterprise architecture framework. It provides a systematic approach for designing, building, and adapting enterprise architectures – one that has been successfully applied across countless organizations and industries around the world.

Who owns the TOGAF standard?

The Open Group works with customers and suppliers of technology products and services, and with consortia and other standards organizations to capture, clarify, and integrate current and emerging requirements, establish standards and policies, and share best practices.

What kind of organization is the TOGAF standard suitable for?

The TOGAF standard is used by organizations of virtually every size, sector and industry. Enterprise architecture is becoming a much more common practice for maximizing efficiency and managing complex business strategies, and this has only led to an increase in demand for TOGAF certified architects.

However, while any organization can use the TOGAF standard, it takes a certified architect to use it properly.

In what countries is the TOGAF standard popular?

The TOGAF framework is popular all over the world. You can find certified professionals in over 130 countries, and TOGAF architects can find work almost anywhere.

That being said, there are certainly several regions where the TOGAF standard has more of a presence. The majority of TOGAF certifications are earned in the UK, USA, India, the Netherlands and Australia.

How can TOGAF benefit businesses?

The clarity offered by TOGAF helps businesses to pursue enterprise transformation, IT growth, and organization-wide change with optimized efficiency and focus.

It also helps users to ensure that their IT infrastructures are fully aligned with essential business goals.

Who is this course aimed at?

  • TOGAF students who require an understanding of how to implement their new knowledge in practice

  • TOGAF practitioners interested in studying the Orbus Software iServer suite

  • Students and practitioners looking for a practical understanding of the TOGAF Architecture Development Method (ADM) and how EA concepts can be supported by tools

  • Anyone looking for a practical understanding of how to tailor key concepts within TOGAF

  • Enterprise architects and stakeholders seeking to understand how to collaborate on essential projects

What will you learn by taking this course?

  • How the key elements of TOGAF can be tailored in order to suit specific projects

  • How the concepts of TOGAF can be supported by tools

  • How to understand stakeholder requirements and concerns

  • How tools can support analysis and communication within the ADM

Why should you take this course?

  • As popular and comprehensive as TOGAF is, its successful implementation requires a practical understanding of the framework within business environments

  • Being able to tailor and apply TOGAF can help enterprise architects to unlock significant career and networking opportunities

  • Orbus Software is a leading training provider with a long history of providing world-class TOGAF courses

  • Good e-Learning is an award-winning online training provider

  • The course comes with a number of online training assets, including interactive slides and instructor-led videos. Each asset was designed with help from highly experienced TOGAF practitioners

  • Good e-Learning offers expert support on course content and technical issues

  • Good e-Learning courses are accessible via the Docebo app, so learners can study anywhere, any time

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  • Course duration: 5+ hours

  • Access period: 6 months

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There are plenty of TOGAF courses on the market. Good e-Learning stand out for 3 reasons: 1) An intuitive and easy to use interface; 2) They go way beyond standard training requirements; 3) This is all backed-up by a team of knowledgeable and experienced professionals

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