Here we show how the POET and PEAF adoption cycle compares
to the TOGAF ADM.
Essentially POET and PEAF are all about the P (Preliminary)
Phase or perhaps the Pragmatic Phase.
Although I had thought of the phrase “an EA Bootstrap”
before, Chris Forde independently thought of exactly the same phrase during
discussions I had with him in April 2012.
So, Pragmatic‘s frameworks
are much more about making the necessary fundamental changes to an Enterprise’s
Transformation capability - defining what those changes are, why they are
important and getting the mandate and resources to make those changes, so that
the Enterprise can increase its Transformation Maturity to an appropriate
Have you used TOGAF?
What did you do in the
Did you get the mandate and
resources required to increase your maturity?