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Three Steps towards GDPR Compliance

Dr. Stephan Wildner 27. Juli 2017
In our last post we already talked about the upcoming enactment of the EU regulation 2016/679 for data protection by the end of May 2018. We stated that Enterprise Architecture Management (EAM) tools are a natural starting point for collecting and managing the data that are necessary for GDPR compliance.
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The pitfalls of SAP® licensing

Guido W. Stass 25. Juli 2017
Transparency in SAP® landscapes as the basis for successful risk prevention and successful negotiations regarding indirect usage In the last 24 months, SAP has targeted its customers regarding direct and indirect use. The differences between direct and indirect use are briefly described below. In the sense of SAP, direct usage
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Custom EAM Reporting with LeanIX

Dr. Stephan Wildner 22. März 2017
Enterprise Architecture Management (EAM) belongs to the most important organizational capabilities these days. As we showed earlier, EAM comprises the necessary methodologies and means for a prudent IT landscape planning based on an organization’s strategic (and digital) objectives. EAM tools offer functionality to collect and correlate information about many aspects of
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The Roadmap to Digitalization – Episode 6: How to Integrate the AWS Cloud in Enterprise Architecture Management

Dr. Stephan Wildner 16. März 2017
Digital transformation or digitalization is widely discussed today. Digitalization offers an abundance of products based on new technologies and technological platforms that possess the capability to reshape business processes, organizational structure and ways of working. It holds the power to reshape complete business models or even overall market situations. One
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The Roadmap to Digitalization – Episode 5: Idea Workshops as Means of Innovation and Participation

Dr. Stephan Wildner 7. März 2017
Digital transformation or digitalization is widely discussed today. Digitalization offers an abundance of products based on new technologies and technological platforms that possess the capability to reshape business processes, organizational structure and ways of working. It holds the power to reshape complete business models or even overall market situations. A
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The Roadmap to Digitalization – Episode 4: Research Project «Digital Corporate Roadmapping»

Dr. Stephan Wildner 24. Januar 2017
Digital transformation or digitalization is widely discussed today. Digitalization offers an abundance of products based on new technologies and technological platforms that possess the capability to reshape business processes, organizational structures and ways of working. This, thus, holds the power to reshape complete business models or even overall market situations.
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The Roadmap to Digitalization – Episode 2: Smart Scan for Digitalization

Dr. Stephan Wildner 22. November 2016
Digital transformation or digitalization is a widely (and wildly) discussed topic these days. Digitalization does not only offer an abundance of opportunities to reshape processes with new technology. It rather promises to change your company completely based on (data-driven) business models. In our first episode on digitalization we proposed a general process
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The Roadmap to Digitalization

Dr. Stephan Wildner 25. Oktober 2016
Digital transformation or digitalization is a widely (and wildly) discussed topic these days. Digitalization does not only offer an abundance of opportunities to reshape processes with new technology. It rather promises to change your company completely based on (data-driven) business models. But: How are you going to tackle that abundance
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CTI wins important alfabet redesign project for large car manufacturer

Nadine Jasmine Dippel 11. Oktober 2016
Customer relies on CTI Consulting’s long-years experience in Enterprise Architecture Management approach, tooling and modeling best practices. Project activities cover the following aspects of the alfabet instance: Evaluation and quality assurance of current modeling conventions for applications (SAP, non-SAP) Capability based planning Improving organizational structures for better joint planning Defining
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Capability based Landscape Planning with alfabet

Nadine Jasmine Dippel 30. September 2016
Prerequisites: Well defined structure of your organization Use a hierarchical model to be able to create aggregations Provide holistic business process or capability model with up to 4 levels Align business process levels for several planning areas (e. g. procurement, logistics, production) ICT objects are version-less planning containers to build
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ADIF Monitor for alfabet

Nadine Jasmine Dippel 29. September 2016
The new ADIF Monitor developed by CTI provides enhanced functionalities to monitor the execution of ADIF schemes. It consists of a report showing the current status of  ADIF schemes and a workflow sending out summary mails for all ADIF schemes executed in a predefined timeframe. The ADIF Monitor template can