Learning Outcomes

´Understand variety of frameworks for enterprise architecture analysis and decision making
´Able to evaluate the total cost of ownership and return on investment for architecture alternatives
´Utilize techniques for assessing and managing risk across the portfolio of the enterprise
´Able to evaluate and plan for the integration of emerging technologies
´Understand the systems administration issues, including the use of virtualization and monitoring, power and cooling issues
´Understand the core concepts of data/information architecture and evaluate existing data/information architecture designs
´Able to plan for business continuity
´Understand the benefits and risks of service oriented architecture
´Understand the role of audit and compliance in enterprise architecture
´Understand the integration of enterprise systems with inter organizational partners such as suppliers, government, etc.

Module Outline
1)Introduction
2) Tradeoffs of software architecture quality attributes
3) Analysis of different application domains
4) Enterprise architecture analysis frameworks
5)Evaluation of Enterprise Architectures
6) Data representation and analysis
7) Services oriented architecture (SOA)
8) Cloud computing
9) Techniques for assessing and managing risk
10) System Integration Technologies
11) Role of audit and compliance in enterprise architecture
12) System migration techniques and challenges
13) Systems administration & maintenance