How to Become an IT Architect

  • 4h 58m
  • Cristian Bojinca
  • Artech House
  • 2017

This one-of-a-kind new resource introduces IT architecture to professionals looking for guidance to embark on the successful path to become an IT architect. This book defines the various types of IT architecture in the industry and highlights the rewards of becoming an architect as well as explores the details of the deliverables, project structure, and how to approach their creation. This book explores performance competencies by discussing T-shape personality traits, leadership qualities, and communication skills as well as highlights various backgrounds suitable for different types of architect positions.

About the Author

Cristian Bojinca currently is an enterprise solution architect at TMX Group. He is MSCE, SCEA, TOGAF and ITIL certified and a member for the Association of Enterprise Architects (AEA).

In this Book

  • Introduction
  • What is an IT Architect?
  • Why Becoming an Architect is a Great Job
  • A Skills and Competencies Profile for an IT Architect
  • The “Soft” Background of an IT Architect
  • How to Start—The Road to Becoming an Architect
  • Architecture-Specific Knowledge
  • Deliverables Produced by an Architect
  • How Does Architecture Bring Value to an Organization?
  • How to Get the Job
  • The Future of IT Architecture
  • Glossary
  • Bibliography


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