TOGAF® In 30 - TOGAF Overview For Business/IT Professionals

Find out how Enterprise Architecture is crucial to business success and why TOGAF® 9.1 can help - all in 30 minutes.
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  • Lectures 9
  • Length 31 mins
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 4/2015 English

Course Description

Course Description

  • This course provides a a high level overview of Enterprise Architecture and why this discipline - together with the TOGAF® Architecture Framework - can help businesses effectively manage a rapidly changing technology landscape and complex business environment.
  • This course is a primer course suitable for many different Enterprise roles such as Technical Architects, Solution Architects, Business Analysts, Project Managers and even C-Suite executives like CIO's, CTO's or CEO's
  • There are 8 video lectures covering TOGAF at a high level
  • The course is 30 minutes in length

What will I learn?

  • A High Level understanding of the Enterprise Architecture problem space
  • A High Level overview of the basic concepts of TOGAF®
  • Understanding of the Business Benefits of good Enterprise Architecture
  • Understanding of what an Architecture Framework is and why it is needed
  • Understanding of the Architecture Development Method (The ADM) - the heart of TOGAF®
  • A High level overview of the 2 certification examinations
  • A little known/understood exam tactic you can apply to any multiple choice exam
  • A list of further resources to help deepen your understanding of TOGAF®
  • A FREE mock practice exam - just like the real thing with 40 timed multiple choice questions (This will show you exactly what you're up against in the exam environment)
  • A crossword to test your knowledge of the TOGAF® In 30 concepts


There are no pre-requisites to take this course:

  • Software Required: None
  • Preparatory Materials Required: None

Target Audience

This course is targeted to Business and IT Professionals looking for a high level overview of TOGAF® and Enterprise Architecture. I have already mentioned some of the Enterprise Roles who could benefit from this course but some other roles might include Software Engineers, Security Architects, Application Architects and Systems Analysts.

So if you're ready to get started, enroll now...

What are the requirements?

  • No pre-requisites
  • Software Required: None
  • Preparatory Materials Required: None

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Understand the Enterprise Architecture problem space
  • Understand the basic concepts of TOGAF®
  • Understand the business benefits of good Enterprise Architecture
  • Understand what an Architecture Framework is and why it is needed
  • Understand (at a high level) the Architecture Development Method (The ADM) - the heart of TOGAF®
  • Understand the differences between the 2 levels of TOGAF® Certification

What is the target audience?

  • This course is high level and is suitable for anyone new to the concepts of Enterprise Architecture such as Business Analysts, Project Managers or even C-Suite Executives. It is also a high level primer for those seeking certification such as Application/Technical/Solution Architects and Software Engineers.

What you get with this course?

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30 day money back guarantee.

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Lifetime access.

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Certificate of completion.


Section 1: TOGAF In 30

First a quick overview of what to expect.

We'll start off with a short introduction – including showing why learning about TOGAF is not just for the IT community.

This is followed by a quick history of TOGAF up to the current version – 9.1.

To understand the importance of TOGAF, you need to understand the importance of Enterprise Architecture and why it is crucial to identify & achieve business benefits.

Supporting the business and hitting business goals is not enough without the benefits being visible to all stakeholders involved.

We'll then dive into the Basic Concepts guiding TOGAF and point you in the direction of some resources to further your learning.

Should you wish to sit examinations and become TOGAF Certified, we'll look at the options open to you.

Finally, we'll look at next steps you can take post this course to further deepen your learning.

TOGAF History
Enterprise Architecture
Business Benefits
TOGAF Basic Concepts
TOGAF Certification
TOGAF Related Resources
Next Steps
Career Incentive & Motivation

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Instructor Biography

Tom O'Brien, Accelerated Learning Evangelist & Enterprise Architect

I have a passion for Accelerated Learning and Technology.I am a TOGAF Certified Enterprise Architect with more than 20 years experience in IT across a varied range of industry sectors. I have also delivered Training courses to blue chip clients across Europe and Asia on behalf of Oracle.

I'm here to teach what I know in a simple, fun way using accelerated learning techniques.

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