In this chapter, we will explore the most widespread frameworks that you will typically encounter in various organizations. Be aware that I only introduce them because most of these frameworks deserve a dedicated book. I will try to highlight the essential parts and the mindset behind each framework.
More specifically, this chapter covers the following topics:
- Introducing frameworks and methodologies
- Delving into The Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF), ArchiMate, and related tools—enterprise architecture (EA)
- Introducing security frameworks
- The Information Technology (IT) Infrastructure Library (ITIL) in a nutshell
By the end of the chapter, you should be better equipped to interact with stakeholders who contribute to the broader IT landscape. Understanding their concerns is key to growing as an architect. I encourage you to go the extra mile on your own, to brush up your skills...