Free webinar: Balancing Time Horizons as Business and IT Architects

Free webinar: Balancing Time Horizons as Business and IT Architects

Long, medium or short term, Business and IT Architects are constantly juggling different time horizons for as many different projects. To help you with this daunting task, we invited four industry experts to talk about this balancing act during our free breakfast webinar on Friday June 4th. Register now

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How to foster a knowledge-sharing appetite as an Architectural leader

How to foster a knowledge-sharing appetite as an Architectural leader

At the dawn of the Architectural practice, there was collaborative content creation. And at the apocalyptic end, it will still be there. But how can you leverage that content to foster your practice's knowledge-sharing appetite?

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Leading as an architect: ten must-have competences

Leading as an architect: ten must-have competences

These days, architects are far from being locked up in an ivory tower. The architect increasingly takes on a leading role and with that come new expectations and competences.

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XPLUS joins forces with AMS to share Enterprise IT Architecture expertise

XPLUS joins forces with AMS to share Enterprise IT Architecture expertise

XPLUS is supporting Antwerp Management School (AMS) with the provision of the Executive Master of Enterprise IT Architecture program.

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Is Enterprise Architecture possible in a fast-moving Agile environment?

Is Enterprise Architecture possible in a fast-moving Agile environment?

Modern technology is evolving incredibly quickly. Many organizations can use an Agile Way of Working (WoW) to adapt to this tempo. It can be quite difficult, however, to balance this rapid pace with a solid architectural strategy. But challenging doesn't mean impossible. Discover some of our insights in combining the two in this blog.

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Why is Business Architecture only now finding its way into companies?

Why is Business Architecture only now finding its way into companies?

Companies are turning towards Business Architecture to help guide their transformation. But this isn’t a new idea. So why are organizations across the globe only investing in it now? Find it out in this blog.

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For a digital transformation that rocks

For a digital transformation that rocks

Companies undergoing a digital transformation should start investing a lot more in relational mechanisms in order to create close bonds between teams and people who are collaborating. After all, new tech means there are new skills to learn and that can put quite a burden on the organization as a whole.

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XPLUS Talks: meet Rudy Wouters

XPLUS Talks: meet Rudy Wouters

Last week I spent a few hours talking with the Chief Architect Rudy Wouters (ING Tech Chief architect for Market Leaders). Rudy answered a series of questions regarding digital transformation and enterprise architecture. We are happy to share his experience with you!

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Enterprise Architecture & Agile – The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

Enterprise Architecture & Agile – The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

As enterprise architects, we’re often confronted with the question: how can we embed an agile way of working in our practice? Or even in a waterfall and agile hybrid? We’re here to share our pragmatic thoughts and observations about the Enterprise Architect role within an agile context.

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