The Open Group Architectural Framework (TOGAF) (Advantages (A…
The Open Group Architectural Framework (TOGAF)
Developed in 1995
It is based on the Department of Defense's Technical Architecture Framework for Information Management (TAFIM)
Developer: The Open Group
Architecture Development Method (ADM)
The core of TOGAF
Specifically designed to address business requirements
An iterative method
A set of architecture views to ensure a complex set of requirements are adequately addressed.
Definition: A framework for enterprise architecture that provides an approach for designing, planning, implementing, and governing an enterprise information technology architecture.
Focus on mission-critical business application that use open systems building blocks
Explain rules for developing good principles instead of providing a set of architecture principles.
A comprehensive general method
Complementary to other frameworks
Tailorable to meet an organization needs
Based on best practices