Gartner Identifies Five Actions for Enterprise Architects to Harness the Disruption of Consumerization

The major analyst firm Gartner has identified five actions enterprise architects should explore in order to better deal with challenges caused by IT consumerization. Some major tips include; getting out in front of the business; architect for consumerization, specifically cloud and moving data away from devices; and finally lay the foundations by having a clear understanding of business goals and the technical details needed to achieve them. I would also employ the use of a specific application monitoring strategy to supplement the vast array of changes which will most likely occur during these modernization projects.

Harness the employee interest in consumer devices and applications, using it as a hook to engage with the business to brainstorm and create and offer solutions around collaboration, sourcing, distribution, marketing, support, incentivization and other areas.

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