Barry Briggs put together a tag cloud for the Technology Office a few days ago… that inspired me to put together the cloud below. I guess the thing that strikes me the most is that I’ve been an Enterprise Architect for five years now… and five years ago, when I was a solution architect, I didn’t really use these terms very much. This is where I live now. Who knows what the next five years will hold?
About the Author: Nick Malik
President of Vanguard EA, an Enterprise Architecture consulting firm in Seattle focused on the Pacific coast of the US. Nick has over 30 years of professional experience in management, systems, and technology. He is the co-author of the influential paper "Perspectives on Enterprise Architecture" with Dr. Brian Cameron that effectively defined modern Enterprise Architecture practices, and he is frequent speaker at public gatherings on Enterprise Architecture and related topics. He coauthored a book on Visual Storytelling with Martin Sykes and Mark West titled "Stories That Move Mountains".