In this article, we address the common questions of what is TOGAF and what are the TOGAF Architecture principles and look at the benefits of TOGAF training with EA Learning.
TOGAF® 9.2 is a globally used standard for Enterprise Architecture. TOGAF is a framework for enterprise architecture that provides an approach for designing, planning, implementing and governing an enterprise architecture. TOGAF 9.2 certification is a trusted and vendor-neutral certification which ensures enterprise architecture professionals share the same standards across the world.
The TOGAF Architecture principles provide a foundation for achieving strategic outcomes as they establish a set of rules to govern the behaviours and architectural decisions for an organisation. The TOGAF Architecture Principles are based on addressing the important metrics of getting tangible business benefits, obtaining maximum ROI on technology investments and on maximising the cost-efficiency of operations.
Attendees of our TOGAF 9 course will gain an understanding of:
When you train with EA Learning, you will be taught by a certified TOGAF® instructor who has extensive experience as a practicing architect. They will guide you through the TOGAF® 9.1 specification and provide insights from their experience in the industry along the way.
Our TOGAF Training course will provide you with the knowledge to sit the TOGAF exam and achieve TOGAF Certification under the certification program established by The Open Group. This course not only covers what TOGAF is, it also provides you with the knowledge and understanding of the framework which you can then look to take back to your organisation to start to apply the TOGAF concepts and methods.
"Attending the course is a faster and more effective mechanism to absorb the material than self-study alone. Worthwhile to attend to hear real-world scenarios." - Senior IT Business Analyst
"This was an excellent course with continuous 'real world' application of the framework. The facilitator was excellent at assisting us in applying / tailoring TOGAF to our individual organisations." - Senior Business Consultant
With a TOGAF exam pass rate of over 90%, EA Learning are the leading TOGAF training provider.
Our accredited training course covers all of the TOGAF® Standard Version 9.2 Key Learning Points as defined in the Open Group’s TOGAF® Standard Version 9.2 curriculum. Included within this are the following subject areas:
The structure of the course is as follows:
Structure of the TOGAF® Standard
Part I: Introduction
Part II: Architecture Development Method
Part III: ADM Guidelines and Techniques
Part IV: Architecture Content Framework
Part V: Enterprise Continuum and Tools
Part VI: Architecture Capability Framework
Structure of the TOGAF® Standard Library
Section 1: Foundation Documents
Section 2: Generic Guidelines and Techniques
Section 3: Industry-Specific Guidance and Techniques
Section 4: Organisation-Specific Guidance and Techniques
TOGAF® is a registered trademark of The Open Group
TOGAF Standard, Version 9.2 is a great improvement on Version 9.1. The materials and flow in the latest release now has a more understandable, direct bearing on architecture practice and architecture consulting in general. The latest release supports the primacy of business thinking in architecture rather than a focus on IT, which was often how enterprise architecture has been seen.
The major changes that have been released in TOGAF Standard Version 9.2 include;
TOGAF 9 certified practitioners do not have to sit a new exam (as was the case with the bridge from 8 to 9). The additional or changed material is extremely useful and valuable to learn. If you would like to show that you have “up-to-date knowledge”, then The Open Group has introduced the TOGAF Essentials 2018 credential that leads to an open badge.
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