Knowledge Based Certifications

Knowledge-Based Certifications

The ArchiMate® Specification defines an open and independent modeling language for Enterprise Architecture that is supported by different tool vendors and consulting firms.

The Benefits of the ArchiMate Foundation certification:

  • A modeling language to visualize the relationships among business domains in an unambiguous way
  • A common language for describing the construction and operation of business processes, organizational structures, information flows, IT systems, and technical infrastructure.
  • Valuable in demonstrating to employers and peers your commitment to enterprise architecture as a discipline

Suitable for
Any role involved in communicating with stakeholders about Enterprise Architecture.

The Benefits of the ArchiMate Practitioner Certification

  • A modeling language to describe, analyze, and visualize the relationships among business domains in an unambiguous way
  • A common language for describing the construction and operation of business processes, organizational structures, information flows, IT systems, and technical infrastructure.
  • Valuable in demonstrating to employers and peers your commitment to Enterprise Architecture as a discipline

Suitable for
Any role responsible for communicating about Enterprise Architecture with stakeholders.

The DPBoK™ Standard assists individuals to create and manage product offerings with a digital component and lead their organizations through Digital Transformation.

The Benefits of this Certification

  • The first industry certification providing complete guidance for Digital product offerings and Digital Transformation
  • How to create and manage product offerings with an increasing digital component
  • Supports individuals leading their organization through a Digital Transformation

Suitable for
Any role at organizations undergoing digital transformation, ranging from startups to large enterprises.

The IT4IT™ Reference Architecture is a standard reference architecture for managing the business of IT.

The Benefits of this Certification

  • A model of the functions that IT performs to help organizations identify the activities that contribute to business competitiveness
  • A comprehensive IT framework for delivering value to the business.
  • Valuable in demonstrating to employers and peers your commitment to Enterprise Architecture as a discipline

Suitable for
Any role involved in providing IT services.

The Open Agile Architecture™ Standard in support of Digital Transformation to enable the creation of business value.

The Benefits of this Certification

  • An ability to deliver Agile Architecture in support of Digital Transformation
  • An understanding of the importance of architecture when deploying Agile at scale
  • An ability to apply best practices and techniques for architecting with agility
  • A common language with Enterprise Architects and Agilists

Suitable for

  • Any role involved in Digital Transformation at an architectural level
  • Agilists and business managers who need to understand the importance of architecture when shifting toward an Agile at scale model, and who want to learn architecture skills
  • Digital architects working in outcome-based, team-led, and product-centric organizations
  • Enterprise Architects, solution architects, security architects, and software architects who want to stay relevant in an Agile at scale world and who need to learn new architecture skills for the digital age

The Open Group Open FAIR™ Standards meet the needs of risk analysts and organizations employing risk analysts.

The Benefits of this Certification

  • A standard taxonomy of terms, definitions, and relationships for risk analysis
  • Processes for effective risk analysis
  • A leading risk analysis method

Suitable for
Any role involved in Risk Analysis.

The TOGAF® Standard is the open Enterprise Architecture standard used by the world’s leading organizations.

The Benefits of this Certification

  • A common body of knowledge about a recognized Enterprise Architecture methodology and framework (120,000+ individual certifications)
  • A trusted, vendor-neutral, globally recognized and portable certification
  • Valuable in demonstrating to employers and peers your commitment to Enterprise Architecture as a discipline

TOGAF 9 Foundation suitable for
Any role involved in a controlled enterprise transformation.

TOGAF 9 Certified suitable for
Any role expected to actively participate in a controlled enterprise transformation.

Enterprise Architecture — TOGAF® Business Architecture

The TOGAF® Standard is the open Enterprise Architecture standard used by the world’s leading organizations.

The Benefits of this Certification

  • A common body of knowledge about a recognized Enterprise Architecture methodology and framework (120,000+ individual certifications)
  • A trusted, vendor-neutral, globally recognized and portable certification
  • Valuable in demonstrating to employers and peers your commitment to Enterprise Architecture as a discipline

The TOGAF Business Architecture Foundation provides validation that an individual has the basic knowledge and understanding of the TOGAF Business Architecture concepts and techniques.

TOGAF Business Architecture Foundation suitable for
Any role involved in business planning.

Enterprise Architecture — TOGAF® Enterprise Architecture

The TOGAF® Standard is the open Enterprise Architecture standard used by the world’s leading organizations.

The Benefits of this Certification

  • A common body of knowledge about a recognized Enterprise Architecture methodology and framework (120,000+ individual certifications)
  • A trusted, vendor-neutral, globally recognized and portable certification
  • Valuable in demonstrating to employers and peers your commitment to Enterprise Architecture as a discipline

The TOGAF Enterprise Architecture Foundation certification provides validation that an individual has the basic knowledge and understanding of the Enterprise Architecture using the TOGAF approach, sufficient to be able to contribute to an architecture project or work with the results.

TOGAF Enterprise Architecture Foundation suitable for
Any role involved in a controlled enterprise transformation.

The TOGAF Enterprise Architecture Practitioner certification provides validation that an individual has the knowledge, comprehension, and ability to analyze and apply the TOGAF Standard to developing, sustaining, and using an Enterprise Architecture.

TOGAF Enterprise Architecture Practitioner suitable for
Any role expected to actively participate in a controlled enterprise transformation.

The Open Group Platinum Members
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ibm
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