Tuesday, October 11, 2011

Enterprise Architecture : 2011 Forrester Reports on Trends


Forrester has released two very important reports related to Enterprise Architecture featuring trends to watch for 2012 to 2014. Not free and so you need to purchase to read them.

The Top 10 Business Technology Trends EA Should Watch: 2012 To 2014

The Top 10 Technology Trends EA Should Watch: 2012 To 2014

Here is a sneak peak on what it may contain as published by Brian Hopkins few days back.

Here are a few trends of interest:

  • Business Technology Trends -
    • BPM embraces rules, events, and empowered technologies.

    • The need for deeper customer engagement drives more Social Computing.

    • The cloud applies pressure to IT economics

  • Technology Trends

    • Platform-as-a-service crosses the chasm.

    • Social technology becomes enterprise plumbing.

    • Improved virtualization sets the stage for private cloud.

1 comment:

Brian Hopkins said...

You can also read my blog where I've at least posted the list of trends and an evalution of their newness, complexity and impact.