Analyzing System Maintainability using Enterprise Architecture Models
2007 (English)In: Journal of Enterprise Archtecture, Vol. 3, no 4, 33-41 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
A fast and continuously changing business environment demands flexible softwaresystems easy to modify and maintain. Due to the extent of interconnection betweensystems and the internal quality of each system many IT decision-makers find it difficultpredicting the effort of making changes to their systems. To aid IT-decision makers inmaking better decisions regarding what modifications to make to their systems, thisarticle proposes extended influence diagrams and enterprise architecture models formaintainability analysis. A framework for assessing maintainability using enterprisearchitecture models is presented and the approach is illustrated by a fictional exampledecision situation.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2007. Vol. 3, no 4, 33-41 p.
enterprise architecture analysis, extended influence diagrams, system maintainability, system modeling
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:kth:diva-12330OAI: oai:DiVA.org:kth-12330DiVA: diva2:309752