Required Products

Given a set of written source documentation, the candidate will develop the following architecture products within the defined time frame:

  • A one-page graphic that enables senior leader, a business owner, or subject matter expert to tell the complete story addressed by the architecture.  Representative framework-specific examples include:

Framework

Diagram Title

DoDAF High-Level Concept Diagram (OV-1)
TOGAF Goal/Objective/Service Diagram
FEAF Concept Overview Diagram

· Description of organizational or resource entities and the information or resources exchanged among them.  Representative framework-specific examples include:

Framework

Diagram Title

DoDAF Operational Resource Flow Description (OV-2)
TOGAF Business Service/Information Diagram
FEAF No equivalent example.

  • Description of the business process displaying the relationships between the entities involved in the business operations addressed by the architecture.  Representative framework-specific examples include:

Framework

Diagram Title

DoDAF Business Process Model (OV-6c) or Operational Activity Model (OV-5b)
TOGAF Process Flow Diagram
FEAF Business Process Diagram

· Definition of the information or resources exchanged among the business processes.  Representative framework-specific examples include:

Framework

Diagram Title

DoDAF Operational Resource Flow Matrix (OV-3)
TOGAF Goal/Objective/Service Diagram
FEAF No equivalent example.

  • Description of the systems and their interfaces that address the business process requirements.  Representative framework-specific examples include:

Framework

Diagram Title

DoDAF Systems/Services Interface Description (SV-1)
TOGAF Interface Catalog
FEAF Application Interface Diagram

  • Description of the system/service functions – This diagram describes the functions and data exchanges that realize the system that supports the requirements established by the business process models.  Representative framework-specific examples include:

Framework

Diagram Title

DoDAF Systems/Services Functionality Description (SV-4)
TOGAF No equivalent example.
FEAF Application Service Matrix

  • Matrix of business processes to system functions – This matrix describes the relationships of the system functions that support the business processes.  Representative framework-specific examples include:

Framework

Diagram Title

DoDAF Operational Activity to Systems Traceability Matrix (SV-5)
TOGAF Application/Function Matrix
FEAF No equivalent example.

These products will be integrated into a Word document (compatible with MS Office 2007 or later for the PC) for submission using a template provided by AIEAP. 

Click HERE to download an example of the submission template.