Welcome to enterprise architecture (EA). EA is a strategic asset used to manage and align the commonwealth's business processes and information technology (IT) infrastructure/solutions with the state's overall strategy. EA is also a comprehensive framework and repository, which defines:
EA is part of an overall comprehensive Commonwealth of Virginia (COV) IT resource management (ITRM) program as shown in Figure 1 below.
Commonwealth of Virginia Information Technology Resource Management (ITRM)
|Security||Enterprise Architecture (EA)||Information Technology Investment Management (ITIM)||Project Management (CPM)|
EA is a cyclical planning process beginning with the highest priority components to ensure these components remain up-to-date. VITA EA contains four components as shown in Figure 2.
Because of this cyclical renewal process, EA is always evolving to meet changing requirements.
This VITA EA webpage is comprised of several sections and links as follows:
For more information, please contact the VITA EA team at: firstname.lastname@example.org.