Architecture Segments

What is the missing role of the Segment Architect?

There is a discussion on LinkedIn about the role of Segment Architect, and when I coach EA teams on EA, and in particular on the use of TOGAF, I often get asked why TOGAF refers to Segment Architects when this role apparently doesn’t exist in any EA team!

To clear up this dilemma I wrote a blog for Good e-Learning about The Missing Role of the Segment Architect.

TOGAF describes three types of architecture role. Two of these types – Enterprise and Solution – are often used in the job title for architects, but it is rare to find someone called a Segment Architect. If you are confused about this missing role… read on, and all will be revealed.