Which of the following TOGAF components was created to enable architects to design
architectures addressing boundary less Information Flow? The Architecture Repository The Enterprise Continuum The Integrated Information Infrastructure Model The TOGAF Technical Reference Model.
Which of the following best describes the TOGAF Technical Reference Model? It is a detailed data model that can be tailored to specific industries It is an example of a Common Systems Architecture It is a fundamental architecture upon which more specific architectures can be based It is a model of application components and application services software, including brokering applications.
Which one of the following statements about the structure of the TOGAF 9 document is true? Part I, the Enterprise Continuum, describes a model for structuring a virtual repository Part II, the Architecture Development Method, describes the definitions of terms used in TOGAF, and the changes between versions of TOGAF Part III, Tools and Support, describes a collection of guidelines and techniques used in the other parts of TOGAF Part VI, TOGAF Reference Models, includes a model for release management of the TOGAF specification Part VII, the Architecture Capability Framework, describes processes and skills to establish an enterprise function .
Which phase of the ADM ensures that implementation projects conform to the defined architecture? Requirements Management Phase D Phase F Phase G Phase H.
Complete the sentence. The Requirements Management Phase ________________. addresses and resolves requirements between ADM phases is a central process that prioritizes requirements for all ADM phases is used to dispose of resolved requirements for all ADM phases generates new requirements and passes them to all ADM phases stores requirements and manages their flow into relevant ADM phases.
Which one of the following is an objective of the Preliminary Phase of the ADM? To define the Baseline Architecture for this cycle of the ADM To define the application systems for the Target Architecture To define the framework and methodologies to be used To define the relevant stakeholders and their concerns To define and prioritise work packages .
According to TOGAF, when creating views for a particular architecture, what is the recommended first step? Design a viewpoint to address all stakeholder concerns Develop views for the target architecture first Ensure completeness of the architecture Refer to existing libraries of viewpoints, to identify one for re-use .
Which of the following architectures in the Architecture Continuum contains the most re-usable architecture elements? Common Systems Architectures Foundation Architectures Industry Architectures Organization-Specific Architectures .
Which of the following describes the Architecture Vision document? A description of individual change increments showing progression from the baseline to target architecture A detailed schedule for implementation of the target architecture A high level description of the baseline and target architectures A joint agreement between the development team and sponsor on the deliverables and quality of an architecture A set of rules and guidelines to support fulfilling the mission of the organization.
According to TOGAF, which of the following best describes how the Enterprise Continuum is used in organizing and developing an architecture? It is used to coordinate with the other management frameworks in use It is used to describe how an architecture addresses stakeholder concerns It is used to identify and understand business requirements It is used to provide a system for continuous monitoring It is used to structure re-usable architecture and solution assets .
What document is sent from the sponsoring organization to the architecture organization to trigger the start of an ADM cycle? Architecture Contract Architecture Definition Document Architecture Vision Request for Architecture Work Statement of Architecture Work .
According to TOGAF, which of the following best describes Architecture Governance? A categorization mechanism for architecture and solution artifacts A framework for operational and change activity A method for designing an information system in terms of a set of building blocks The lifecycle management of information and related technology used by an organization The practice by which enterprise architectures are controlled at an enterprise-wide level.
Which component within the Architecture Repository holds best practice or template materials that can be used to construct architectures? Architecture Capability Architecture Landscape Architecture Metamodel Governance Log Reference Library .
Complete the sentence. According to TOGAF, all the following are responsibilities of an Architecture Board, except ______________________. Allocating resources for architecture projects Decision making for changes in the architecture Enforcing Architecture Compliance Improving the maturity of the organization's architecture discipline Production of governance materials.
According to TOGAF, which of the following best describes the purpose of a Compliance Assessment? To ensure that architecture information is communicated to the right stakeholders at the right time To govern the architecture throughout its implementation process To provide a high-level view of the end architecture product To show progression of change from the Baseline Architecture to the Target Architecture .
Which of the following describes a key objective of the Technology Architecture Phase? To define the solution architecture needed to support the Application Architecture To define technology components into a set of technology platforms To define the Transition Architectures needed to achieve the Target Architecture To develop a migration plan to deliver incremental capabilities To select a set of technology products that will form the basis of a solution architecture.
Which one of the following statements best describes why the ADM should be adapted? To align it closer to the business To make the use more realistic To move through the cycle faster To suit the specific needs of the enterprise .
In which phase of the TOGAF ADM are Gap Analysis results from earlier phases consolidated? Phase D Phase E Phase F Phase G Phase H .
Which of the following best describes the purpose of a business scenario? To define and plan an enterprise architecture transformation based on Capability-Based Planning To develop a set of general rules and guidelines for the architecture being developed To develop a set of security guidelines for the architecture being developed To help identify and understand the business requirements that an architecture must address To identify and mitigate the risks when implementing an architecture project .
According to TOGAF, which of the following best describes the classification of architectural change in the case where multiple server systems are being consolidated to a single system? A bottom-up change to enhance operational capability An incremental change handled via change management techniques A re-architecting change that puts the whole architecture through an ADM cycle A revision change of the enterprise architecture A simplification change handled via change management technique.
Which of the following statements best describes the purpose of enterprise architecture? To allow an enterprise to exploit the latest trends in technology To enable the CIO to take effective control of the business units across an enterprise To ensure compliance in an enterprise to corporate auditing standards To optimise an enterprise into an environment that is responsive to business needs To provide a set of standards that all actors must adhere to within an enterprise .
Which of the following statements best describes how Architecture Principles are used within the ADM? They are used to define the framework and detailed methodologies They are used to define stakeholders and their concerns They are used to determine the readiness factors impacting the organization They are used to guide decision making within the enterprise They are used to resolve and dispose of requirements.
Which of the following statements about TOGAF Building Blocks and their use in the ADM cycle is correct? Building Blocks become more implementation-specific in Phase E Building Blocks in phases D, E and F are evolved to a common pattern of steps Building Blocks should be identified in abstract form as part of the Preliminary Phase Building Blocks should be first selected in Phase D .
Which one of the following is an objective of Phase A of the TOGAF ADM? To allocate the resources needed to implement the architecture project To define the framework that is going to be used to develop the enterprise architecture To define an IT Strategy that maps out the technology infrastructure To prepare a Solution Architecture for the enterprise To secure formal approval to proceed .
Complete the sentence. TOGAF 9 Part III provides a set of resources that can be used to adapt and modify the ____________. Architecture Capability Architecture Development Method Architecture Landscape Architecture Repository Enterprise Continuum .
Which of the following best describes how TOGAF defines an enterprise? Any collection of organizations that has a common set of goals Any corporation with more than 10,000 employees Any organization involved in commerce Any organization whose stock is traded Any set of organizations based at the same geographic location .
Which of the following is an objective of Phase B, Business Architecture? To confirm the ability of the enterprise to undergo change To demonstrate how stakeholder concerns are addressed in the Business Architecture To develop a Target Technology Architecture to support the business To finalize the Architecture Vision and Architecture Definition documents To maximize the business value from the architecture.
Which section of the TOGAF template for Architecture Principles should highlight the business benefits for adhering to the principle? Implications Name Rationale Statement .
Which of the following is defined by TOGAF as a representation of a system from the perspective of a related set of concerns? Architecture Building Block Capability Architecture Statement of Work View Viewpoint .
Complete the sentence. The TOGAF Architecture Governance Framework includes ________________ a list of responsibilities for running an Architecture Board a model for governance including process, content and context guidance for establishing an Architecture Capability using the ADM the Architecture Compliance review process and checklists.
In the Solutions Continuum, which of the following is the correct order of solutions ranging from generic solution to enterprise specific solution? Foundation, Common Systems, Industry, Organization-Specific Industry, Foundation, Common Systems, Organization-Specific Organization-Specific, Industry, Common Systems, Foundation Organization-Specific, Industry, Foundation, Common Systems .
Which one of the following best describes the purpose of ADM Phase E? To define the initial implementation plans To define the scope, identifying stakeholders and obtaining approvals To develop the Technology Architecture To manage requirements throughout the ADM To perform architectural oversight for the implementation.
Which one of the following categories from the Document Categorization model consists of the normative parts of TOGAF which are considered central to its usage? TOGAF Core TOGAF Mandated TOGAF Recommended TOGAF Referenced TOGAF Supporting.
Which one of the following statements about TOGAF Building Blocks is true? Building blocks at a functional level are known as Solutions Building Blocks Solutions Building Blocks are selected in Phases A, B, C and D The specification of a building block should be loosely coupled to its implementation The gap analysis technique should be used to identify building blocks for re-use .
What part of the Architecture Repository shows the building blocks that are currently in use within the organization? Architecture Landscape Architecture Meta-model Governance Log Reference Library Standards Information Base .
Which one of the following is responsible for the acceptance and sign-off of an architecture Compliance review? Architecture Board Architecture Review Co-ordinator CIO Lead Enterprise Architect Project Leader.
According to TOGAF, in which phase of the ADM should an initial assessment of business transformation readiness occur? Preliminary Phase Phase A Phase B Phase F Phase G.
Complete the sentence. A gap analysis will enable the architect to do all of the following except ________________________________. identify building blocks that have been inadvertently omitted identify building blocks that have been intentionally eliminated identify building blocks to be carried over identify new building blocks that are needed identify potential vendors to provide new building blocks .
Which of the following best describes an approach for adapting the ADM in the situation where the business case for doing architecture is not well recognized? Completion of the Business Architecture should follow the Information Systems Architecture Create an Architecture Vision and then a detailed Business Architecture Produce a "cut-down" version of the ADM suitable to the resources available Tailor the ADM in conjunction with another architecture framework that has deliverables specific to the vertical sector Tailor the ADM to reflect the relationships with, and dependencies on other management processes within the organization.
What technique does TOGAF recommend for evaluating the status of an organization to undergo change? Business Transformation Readiness Assessment Business Value Assessment Technique Capability-Based Planning Communications and Stakeholder Management Gap Analysis .