Business Architect


Business Architect
the specialized architect role that is played when a person develops the architecture for a customer organization’s business enterprise


Business Architect in the OPF Method Component Inheritance Hierarchy

As illustrated in the preceding figure, Business Architect is part of the following inheritance hierarchy:


The typical role-specific responsibilities of a Business Architect are to:

Business Architect typically inherits common role responsibilities from the Role method component.


To fulfill these responsibilities, a Business Architect typically should have the following expertise:


A Business Architect typically performs the following role-specific tasks in an iterative, incremental, parallel, and time-boxed manner:

Business architects typically inherit common role tasks from the role process component.


A Business architect typically performs these tasks as a member of the following teams:

Work Products

As a member of these teams, a Business Architect typically produces all or part of the following work products: