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TOGAF in Data Architectural Way

In today’s world of competition, rest assured that your organization definitely has invested in some kind of funds systems viz- CRM, ECM, eCommerce apps and more. Despite the efforts and investment, many employees are struggling with finding their required data whether it is built or not. This leads to failing your customers’ expectations and can miss real opportunities to engage, deliver and satisfy. Though your business has the technology and talent, there are some limiting factors which can inhibit your organisation’s success. Also, an enterprise always wants to manage its data across the organization ensuring that it can implement the newest solutions quickly and effectively. To establish this, you need to follow some protocols. The solution for this is to maintain proper Data Architecture. Data Architects are liable for providing critical data to the correct people at the right time. They do it by mapping and visualizing the data models in an easily understood format that allows your technology investments to support for achieving your business goals. Due to data architect’s co-ordination in forming a successful data architecture, customers will get a superior digital experience. Data Architecture can be defined as- The Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF) provides a methodology and a set of tools for developing an enterprise architecture, which includes data architecture as well. As per the IT aspect of an organization, a simplified approach with reference to TOGAF, to establish data architecture is as follows- The Data Architecture approach can be divided into four major areas as follows- Business Vision Data Management Data Governance Gap Analysis   Let us have a look at the subsequent sections along with their respected areas, as follows. Business Vision:  The reason behind establishing the data architecture is to develop a high level vision of the business values to be delivered. The business vision is to ensure the precision and uniformity of data, and all data should be captured from the correct source without any manual intervention. According to the business vision, the data architecture policies and standards are defined. The scope of data architecture is defined as per the organizational needs. Let us consider an instance, where the scope of data architecture is limited to Business KPI’s of enterprise business activities. Data Management: If the data is structured and comprehensive, it enables the effective use of data. The purpose of data management activities are as follows: Identifying the master data, reference data, and transactional data. Identifying the utilization of the data entities of business functions, processes, and services. Identifying how and where data entities are created, stored, delivered and reported. Identifying data conversion complexity level to exchange information between applications. Identifying software required for the data integration with the customers. Let us have a look at some data management aspects: Data Modelling– Data modelling describes the structure of data entities with their relationships. It consists of 3 types- The conceptual data model holds implementation details to focus on the entities and their relationships and attributes that are evoked in the domain where problem arises. Generally, this model is used for communication with the stakeholders. The logical data model is an updated version of the conceptual data model in the data management technology. A perfect example for this is relational databases. It includes the subject of normalization. The physical data model consists of the implementation of data entities. It includes optimizations consisting of merging entities, duplicating data, creating identification keys and indexes. Process-Data map– Process-data mapping helps to understand the data entities utilizing the business functions, processes, and services. C – Create, R – Read, U – Update, D – Delete Data Governance:  Data Governance ensures that the enterprise should have accountability, quality, integrity and security of data. The purpose of data governance is to: Identifying the organizational structure and the standards required to manage the data. Identifying the employees with skills and roles for data transformation in an enterprise. Identifying the data entities to manage the business processes. Identifying the data control and archival requirements. Let us have a look at some data management aspects: Ownership (Role–Data matrix) – It identifies the organizational structure and the standard bodies involved in the management of data entities. Following is the diagram to explain this in an easy way. C- Create, R- Read, U- Update Security– The Data Security aspect depicts which actor (person, organization, or system) can access to which attributes through various business processes and applications. It can be well studied from the diagram. Life-Cycle: Data life cycle captures data entities and its processes involved in various stages throughout the life-cycle of one process. It stems from the creation stage, progresses to the storing stage and finally ends when it is deleted. Gap Analysis:  This process consists of verifying the data architecture against the data principles and business vision. Following are the solutions to understand what gap analysis is and how to overcome the gaps by finding the high-level solutions- Compliance Assessment– This matrix illustrates the functional and technical charges in the current architecture. Complaint Solutions– This matrix illustrates the potential building block architecture and solution for functional and technical charges in the current architecture. The outcome of the data architecture is not restricted to the architecture definition document, updated versions of the architecture vision and the validated data principles. Data architecture framework is the major part in TOGAF course which provides the set of rules for developing the entire organization’s architecture.
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TOGAF in Data Architectural Way

In today’s world of competition, rest assured that your organization definitely has invested in some kind of funds systems viz- CRM, ECM, eCommerce apps and more. Despite the efforts and investment, many employees are struggling with finding their required data whether it is built or not. This leads to failing your customers’ expectations and can miss real opportunities to engage, deliver and satisfy.

Though your business has the technology and talent, there are some limiting factors which can inhibit your organisation’s success. Also, an enterprise always wants to manage its data across the organization ensuring that it can implement the newest solutions quickly and effectively. To establish this, you need to follow some protocols.

The solution for this is to maintain proper Data Architecture. Data Architects are liable for providing critical data to the correct people at the right time. They do it by mapping and visualizing the data models in an easily understood format that allows your technology investments to support for achieving your business goals. Due to data architect’s co-ordination in forming a successful data architecture, customers will get a superior digital experience.

Data Architecture can be defined as-

The Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF) provides a methodology and a set of tools for developing an enterprise architecture, which includes data architecture as well. As per the IT aspect of an organization, a simplified approach with reference to TOGAF, to establish data architecture is as follows-

The Data Architecture approach can be divided into four major areas as follows-

  1. Business Vision
  2. Data Management
  3. Data Governance
  4. Gap Analysis

 

Let us have a look at the subsequent sections along with their respected areas, as follows.

  1. Business Vision: 

The reason behind establishing the data architecture is to develop a high level vision of the business values to be delivered. The business vision is to ensure the precision and uniformity of data, and all data should be captured from the correct source without any manual intervention.

According to the business vision, the data architecture policies and standards are defined. The scope of data architecture is defined as per the organizational needs. Let us consider an instance, where the scope of data architecture is limited to Business KPI’s of enterprise business activities.

  1. Data Management:

If the data is structured and comprehensive, it enables the effective use of data. The purpose of data management activities are as follows:

  • Identifying the master data, reference data, and transactional data.
  • Identifying the utilization of the data entities of business functions, processes, and services.
  • Identifying how and where data entities are created, stored, delivered and reported.
  • Identifying data conversion complexity level to exchange information between applications.
  • Identifying software required for the data integration with the customers.

Let us have a look at some data management aspects:

  • Data Modelling

Data modelling describes the structure of data entities with their relationships. It consists of 3 types-

  • The conceptual data model holds implementation details to focus on the entities and their relationships and attributes that are evoked in the domain where problem arises. Generally, this model is used for communication with the stakeholders.
  • The logical data model is an updated version of the conceptual data model in the data management technology. A perfect example for this is relational databases. It includes the subject of normalization.
  • The physical data model consists of the implementation of data entities. It includes optimizations consisting of merging entities, duplicating data, creating identification keys and indexes.
  • Process-Data map

Process-data mapping helps to understand the data entities utilizing the business functions, processes, and services.

C – Create, R – Read, U – Update, D – Delete

  1. Data Governance: 

Data Governance ensures that the enterprise should have accountability, quality, integrity and security of data. The purpose of data governance is to:

  • Identifying the organizational structure and the standards required to manage the data.
  • Identifying the employees with skills and roles for data transformation in an enterprise.
  • Identifying the data entities to manage the business processes.
  • Identifying the data control and archival requirements.

Let us have a look at some data management aspects:

  • Ownership (RoleData matrix)

It identifies the organizational structure and the standard bodies involved in the management of data entities. Following is the diagram to explain this in an easy way.

C- Create, R- Read, U- Update

  • Security

The Data Security aspect depicts which actor (person, organization, or system) can access to which attributes through various business processes and applications. It can be well studied from the diagram.

  • Life-Cycle:

Data life cycle captures data entities and its processes involved in various stages throughout the life-cycle of one process. It stems from the creation stage, progresses to the storing stage and finally ends when it is deleted.

  1. Gap Analysis: 

This process consists of verifying the data architecture against the data principles and business vision. Following are the solutions to understand what gap analysis is and how to overcome the gaps by finding the high-level solutions-

  • Compliance Assessment

This matrix illustrates the functional and technical charges in the current architecture.

  • Complaint Solutions

This matrix illustrates the potential building block architecture and solution for functional and technical charges in the current architecture.

The outcome of the data architecture is not restricted to the architecture definition document, updated versions of the architecture vision and the validated data principles. Data architecture framework is the major part in TOGAF course which provides the set of rules for developing the entire organization’s architecture.

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These are generally practiced across the organization and are adopted for use in ITSM as well. Service Management Practices 17 service management practices have been developed for specific area of ITservice management and ITSM industries as a whole. Technical Management Practices There are three technical management practices which come from technology management domains for service management. They have been adopted in such a way that expand their applicability in IT services domain as well.Namely, these are: (1) deployment management, (2) infrastructure and platform management, and (3) software development and management. The 34 practices of ITIL4 have been summarized in the following table: General Management practices(14)Service Management Practices(17)Technical Management Practices(3)Architecture management Availability managementDeployment managementContinual improvement Business analysisInfrastructure and platform managementInformation Security managementCapacity and performance managementSoftware development and ManagementKnowledge managementChange ControlMeasurement and reportingIncident managementOrganizational change managementIT asset managementPortfolio managementMonitoring and event managementProject managementProject managementRelationship managementRelease managementRisk managementService catalogue managementService financial managementService configuration managementStrategy managementService continuity managementSupplier managementService designWorkforce and talent managementService deskService level managementService request managementService validation and testing34 practices of ITIL. Source: Axelos.Implementing ITIL4 in your organization – Best Practices Implementing ITIL4 in your organization, is all about the ABC of an organization - attitude,behavior, and culture.It is these three ABCs that will determine the success or otherwise of ITIL implementation.  A culture that accords highest importance to holistic service delivery and value co-creation, naturally evokes right attitude and behavior from all sections of the organization. With that said, the following are some of the key factors to be considered: Start where you are Anobjective evaluation of the current situation needs to be carried out before initiating a transformation. This gives us a perspective of our current capabilities, things that are working well and things that are not, what we can do and what we can’t, the processes that are currently being used, the prevailing organizational culture etc. So, the current baseline is the best starting point. Organizational Vision For organization wide adoption, it is important that there is a common big picture, an organizational vision which everyone, understands, aligns, and is committed to. Everyone should be able to know what the organizational goals are they are working for, how do their role fit into the larger scheme of things and what role does IT play in the achievement of the business strategy. Therefore, the following factors, among others, need to be looked at: The People The Practices  The product and technology The culture, service, and attitude The organization, communication, and relationships  Build capability and evaluate progress: Having a clear vision helps in building what matters the most to the organization. It helps draw a roadmap. Capability building in ITSM should include having defined practices, effective tools for ITSM and as also for collaboration, competency building for the staff, putting the right governance structures in place etc. Measuring and evaluating progress at key milestones is important to know if we are headed in the right direction and, if the changes that are being introduced bring value or not. Concluding thoughts ITSM has evolved well with times and ITIL has kept pace. The new version is both practical and flexible and takes ITSM to the next level of maturity by embracing a holistic view of service management and aligning itself with newer ways of working like Agile,DevOps and lean. The new version, which has received a lot of contribution from members of the ITSM community and industry practitioners, has made ITIL more relevant than ever before.
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In this age of specialization, you need to look into the matter of precision and perfection. Whatever you are training, whether if you are a manager or you are an Information Technology expert, the correct procedure of management and understanding the importance of the proper provision is the key to success. From house to the workplace, with productive managing capacity, you will be undoubtedly successful and achieve your goal.In today's world, equipping oneself with correct knowledge and certification is very crucial to achieve a significant career path. The work culture has become an arena of ultimate growth and development of both the employees and the organization as a whole. With constant evolution and innovation, the work environment has seen some significant transition in the method of functioning that was never seen before. An individual who is on the verge of making a successful career must know how to build up a secure network and attend the training for all the newer changes that are occurring with every passing day. Mere acquiring a degree year ago suddenly becomes backdated as there were some more unique innovations in the meantime. He or she must also start analyzing his or her capacity to intake and tap the knowledge to their advantage.The facets of training in ITILITIL implementation can take your organization to the next level of functioning. Whether you are focusing on operational cost reduction or increase in customer satisfaction, ITIL would always seem like a viable option.  The ITIL training is one such training apart from your traditional degree that will help you to know about the management of the Information Technology deployment in the integrated environment. The application of the ITIL was first introduced in an integrated and highly functional environment of the cabinet office of UK government. Nowadays, every organization around the world is implementing the goodness of ITIL in every field to take the foundation and organizational capability to all the next level. You need to learn all about the ITIL from the foundation level. The ITIL Foundation is a framework that will help you to improve the field of quality and innovations with active nurturing of the frame and making the service efficient in all the organization.Taking a particular reason in the practicality of the management that will help you to know implement in the real-time scenario. In the training of the implementation of ITIL, you will learn all about utilizing the available resources that will help you to deploy all the guiding principle that govern the ethics and efficient management of the organization. In the training of ITIL, you will learn all about the maximizing of overall trade and final output of your organization. ITIL learning will help you to become better IT and project manager. Due to its undisputed usage, nowadays, every government and non-government organization are hiring the professionals or training its existing professional for implementing ITIL scenario. Information Technology Infrastructure is that body of knowledge and a set of best practices that can be facilitated for the purpose of best service management. In short, the purpose of ITIL training can be jotted down at the following point:ITIL solves problems with enduring and effective answersIt has the ability to convert creative ideas and concepts into services for a wide range of customersITIL training would ensure that an organization learns from successes and failures so that they can manage new challenges and various types of opportunities.ITIL training also helps an organization to control costs and risks that can otherwise destroy the value created by the service.  Benefits of training in ITILProceeding to the interests in the career that you will get with ITIL, here are top reasons to consider a reliable certification in the field of ITIL:The implementation of the holistic deployment of efficient analyzing and managerial services, ITIL certification in your resume is the direct key to land you a higher paying job compared to the non-ITIL certified. You can land up a position as IT architects or ITIL program managers with a six-figure salary in top-notch MNCs. Watch the following video for ITIL interview questions and answers.ITIL as a course, just like any other course, is divided into five levels, ranging from the Foundation Course to the Master Level course. Every level is focused on honing a unique level of skill and decision-making practices step by step as you advance to the end of the course. Attending each of the class by heart will not only help you to achieve the desired target but also make you understand the skill set that requires best practices in the industrial scenario ensuring your promotion.ITIL will help you to make more confident about the practices and skill sets that are required for the overall growth and development of the company you are working for. Naturally, it will help you to develop your career to next level.Case Study:Have you ever wondered what do Microsoft, Boeing, and IBM have in common? These companies are all global organizations which have a large employee force. Interestingly, despite being global and possessing a huge number of employees, they are still able to deliver great service to their customers. One of the key reasons behind the successful sustenance of these companies for a long period of time lies in their ability to leverage the benefits of the ITIL framework. People who have an ITIL certification are always in high demand because they know how to use the ITIL framework to the advantage of the business you are associated with.For instance, if you are a professional who has gained the ITIL certification, you stand the chance of gaining better skills. An ITIL certification would always help you to stay relevant in the fast-evolving IT world. An ITIL certification would always help you to build a stable IT certification. The detailed knowledge would also help you to acquire reliable resources with the help of which you can maximize the business strategies.Thus, you can now see the reason why ITIL is in demand among all the companies. If you are right now associated with an MNC, then you can go for the ITIL training as soon as possible.
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