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Increasing Effectiveness Of The Zachman Framework Using The Balanced ScorecardAnagha GokhalePurdue University, [email protected]

Gokhale, Anagha, "Increasing Effectiveness Of The Zachman Framework Using The Balanced Scorecard" (2010). College of Technology Masters Theses. Paper 28. http://docs.lib.purdue.edu/techmasters/28

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INCREASING EFFECTIVENESS OF THE ZACHMAN FRAMEWORK USING THE BALANCED SCORECARD

A Thesis Submitted to the Faculty of Purdue University by Anagha Gokhale

In Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the Degree of Master of Science

August 2010 Purdue University West Lafayette, Indiana

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To my family for their love, encouragement and blessings.

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ACKNOWLEDGMENTS

I am heartily thankful to my faculty advisor and chair of my advisory committee, Prof. Jeffrey L. Brewer, whose guidance and support enabled me to complete this proposal for my thesis. Prof. Brewers vision and passion for this particular subject inspired me to work hard towards formalizing the proposal and the objectives of this thesis. I also thank Prof. Kevin C. Dittman and Prof. John A. Springer, who have supported me as members of my advisory committee and helped me refine my work. I am also grateful to Prof. James L. Mohler, for providing important guidance in writing this thesis document. I offer my regards and gratitude to Prof. Gail F. Farnsley, for inspiring me to work towards my Masters degree and for providing me with opportunities that have contributed greatly to my knowledge, learning and growth.

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TABLE OF CONTENTS

Page LIST OF TABLES .................................................................................................vi LIST OF FIGURES ..............................................................................................vii GLOSSARY........................................................................................................ viii ABSTRACT .......................................................................................................... x CHAPTER 1. INTRODUCTION ............................................................................ 1 1.1. Problem Statement ..................................................................................... 2 1.2. Scope ......................................................................................................... 4 1.3. Significance ................................................................................................ 7 1.4. Research Question................................................................................... 10 1.5. Assumptions ............................................................................................. 11 1.6. Delimitations ............................................................................................. 11 1.7. Limitations ................................................................................................ 12 1.8. Chapter Summary .................................................................................... 12 CHAPTER 2. LITERATURE REVIEW ................................................................ 13 2.1. Introduction............................................................................................... 13 2.2. Overview of the Literature......................................................................... 14 2.2.1. Architecture Alignment in BIGIT ......................................................... 14 2.2.2. Enterprise Architecture Planning at Accenture ................................... 17 2.2.3. Digital Library as an Enterprise........................................................... 19 2.2.4. Architectural Framework at RPC NASA.............................................. 22 2.2.5. Enterprise Architecture ....................................................................... 23 2.2.6. Enterprise Architecture Frameworks................................................... 25 2.2.7. Zachman Framework.......................................................................... 28 2.2.7.1. Purpose of Zachman Framework .................................................. 33 2.2.7.2. Why Zachman Framework............................................................. 34 2.2.7.3. Strengths of Zachman Framework ................................................ 35 2.2.7.4. Weaknesses of Zachman Framework ........................................... 36 2.2.7.5. Motivational Issues ........................................................................ 37 2.2.8. Balanced Scorecard (BSC)................................................................. 40

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Page 2.2.8.1. Benefits of BSC ............................................................................. 45 2.3. Chapter Summary .................................................................................... 46 CHAPTER 3. METHODOLOGY ......................................................................... 47 3.1. Research Methodology............................................................................. 47 3.2. Research Goals........................................................................................ 52 3.3. Verification Criteria ................................................................................... 52 3.4. Verification Checklist ................................................................................ 53 3.5. Chapter Summary .................................................................................... 56 CHAPTER 4. THE PROPOSED FRAMEWORK ................................................ 57 4.1. Standalone use of Zachman Framework .................................................. 57 4.2. Standalone use of BSC ............................................................................ 60 4.3. Formulation of Integrated Framework....................................................... 62 4.4. Case analysis of EA at Accenture ............................................................ 68 4.5. Measuring the success of the proposed framework ................................. 85 4.6. Chapter Summary .................................................................................... 88 CHAPTER 5. FINDINGS, CONCLUSION, RECOMMENDATIONS ................... 89 5.1. Findings and Conclusion .......................................................................... 89 5.2. Recommendations for future work............................................................ 91 5.3. Chaper Summary ..................................................................................... 92 REFERENCES ................................................................................................... 93

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LIST OF TABLES

Table Page Table 3.1. Checklist for evaluating the proposed framework .............................. 54 Table 4.1. Motivation aspect of Zachman Framework ........................................ 58 Table 4.2. Accenture Objectives aligned with strategies .................................... 73 Table 4.3. Measures for the strategic objectives ................................................ 74 Table 4.4. Targets for the definded measures......................