ARAG - Enterprise Architecture Management: Gradual Introduction for Greater Transparency in Architecture
ARAG, the largest family-owned company in the German insurance industry, with annual revenues of 1.5 billion Euros, decided to introduce an enterprise architecture management tool to gain greater transparency inside IT. Read how Wahid Bashirazad, IT Architect at ARAG IT describes the company’s journey during this initiative.
In the following interview, Wahid Bashirazad, IT Architect with ARAG IT, discusses the importance of architecture management and the keys to implementing a successful EAM program :
Enterprise architecture management (EAM) should be a priority in the company even before it is introduced
EAM must be clearly defined at the outset, as must the goals of introducing it.
A gradual introduction is the key to long term success.
Analysis of the most important applications and interfaces is recommended at the start of the project