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What's Your Baseline? Enterprise Architecture & Business Process Management Demystified

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This show is about Enterprise Architecture and Business Process Management, and how you can set up your practice to get the most out of it. It is for newbies who just get started with these topics, organizations who want to improve their EA/BPM groups (and the value that they get from it), as well as practitioners who want to get a different perspective and care about the discipline. Learn more about the show and read articles about EA and BPM on www.whatsyourbaseline.com.

This show is about Enterprise Architecture and Business Process Management, and how you can set up your practice to get the most out of it. It is for newbies who just get started with these topics, organizations who want to improve their EA/BPM groups (and the value that they get from it), as well as practitioners who want to get a different perspective and care about the discipline. Learn more about the show and read articles about EA and BPM on www.whatsyourbaseline.com.

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This show is about Enterprise Architecture and Business Process Management, and how you can set up your practice to get the most out of it. It is for newbies who just get started with these topics, organizations who want to improve their EA/BPM groups (and the value that they get from it), as well as practitioners who want to get a different perspective and care about the discipline. Learn more about the show and read articles about EA and BPM on www.whatsyourbaseline.com.

Language:

English


Episodes

Ep. 14 - EA Strategy and Capabilities: Carlisle Gunn

1/24/2022
Developing an EA strategy is not done very often, but has many benefits. In this episode we are talking with Carlisle Gunn, an experienced Enterprise Architect, who we've worked with on past projects. Carlisle has worked in the Enterprise Architecture space for over 8 years with a focus on business and application architecture. He led teams through process discovery into documentation and improvement. Working with team members from a wide array of roles, his background demonstrates...

Duration:00:50:07

Ep. 13 - Solution Lifecycle

1/10/2022
Welcome to the first episode of our season 2! Today we are talking about the Solution Lifecycle in architecture - what it is and why it is important to you. Architecture development and analysis does not happen in a vacuum, but are embedded in a lifecycle. New tools like Process Mining and Task Mining make it sound as if you don’t need other tools and techniques anymore, but quite the opposite is the case - traditional analysis techniques are still needed to support all phases of the...

Duration:01:01:01

What's Your Baseline? - Season 2 Trailer

1/5/2022
Thank you so much for supporting and growing this podcast over our first 6 months. In Season 1, we covered foundational topics like how to implement an architecture tool and dipped our toes into interviews with thought leaders in the architecture and process management field. And now, welcome to season 2 of the What's Your Baseline podcast, where we take it to the next level! My name is Roland Woldt. And I’m J-M Erlendson. This season, we’re going to cover three areas relevant to...

Duration:00:01:00

Ep. 12 - Ten Things I've Learned

12/13/2021
Here it is - the end (of season 1 ... no worries, we're back in January 2022). In this episode we are mixing up the format a bit and are talking about the 10 things that we learned in 25 years of architecture and process management. Approach / strategy segment Let's talk about the bigger picture, the why and larger setup. What are the thoughts that get organizations started? Organizational segment Architectures win and fail with the people. If they don't want to cooperate or be involved...

Duration:00:51:39

Ep. 11 - Governance Design

12/6/2021
Ahh, "governance" - the topic that is boring to death and had complete EA groups being fired. Love it or not, setting up the "rules of engagement" is still an important piece in an organization. And you can do it while having some fun when you remember the points that we are talking about in this episode: Please reach out to us by either sending an email to hello@whatsyourbaseline.com or leaving us a voice message by clicking here. The full show notes, including graphics, further links,...

Duration:01:03:55

Ep. 10 - Get the most out of conferences, trade shows, and webinars: Jose Pires

11/22/2021
Have you ever wondered why you should go to conferences or be a speaker (and how to become one)? Our podcast guest today is José Pires, a veteran of 20+ years in the conference business and a leader in helping organizations to improve their execution and innovation excellence. José serves as Excellence & Innovation (E&I) executive leader and advisor for cross-industry organizations ranging from startups to Fortune 50, where he oversees the global identification, prioritization and execution...

Duration:01:14:27

Ep. 9 - Task Mining

11/8/2021
This episode is a "semi follow-up" to the last episode, where we talked about Process Mining - today's topic is Task Mining (aka Robotics Process Discovery). Task Mining will bring clarity into what your users do on a procedure level, and can give insights into what might cause a "spike" in your analysis, or fill the holes that you might have in a discovered / mined process (for example when there are manual steps or steps in a system that does not create a log file). In this episode we...

Duration:00:59:17

Ep. 8 - Process Mining: Julian Krumeich

10/25/2021
Another Monday, another interview :-) Our guest today is Dr. Julian Krumeich, Software AG's product manager for their process mining tool. In his current role as Director Product Management ARIS at Software AG, Julian helps customers achieve operational excellence by shaping the future of our ARIS Process Mining solution - the ideal tool for integrated process mining with business process management. The close collaboration with key customers, global market analysts and his spirit of...

Duration:00:56:50

Ep. 7 - Import of Existing Content

10/11/2021
Welcome to a new episode of your favorite podcast. The topic of today is to capture and import the vast amounts of existing content in your organization, and how to integrate this into your repository. The import is one of the four major steps of an architecture tool implementation that we discussed in Episode 3. Please reach out to us by either sending an email to hello@whatsyourbaseline.com or leaving us a voice message by clicking here. The full show notes, including graphics, further...

Duration:01:07:58

Ep. 6 - Agile and Architecture: Mike Idengren

9/28/2021
In this episode of the What's Your Baseline podcast we are changing up the format a bit - this is the first of many interviews that we will have in the future. Our guest today is Mike Idengren, who has 20+ years of experience combining EA, BPM, and agile solution development methodologies to unleash cross-functional teams' potential to deliver on digital business transformation expectations. He is a TOGAF-certified SAFe SPC and instructor, applying "agile at scale" -- going beyond...

Duration:01:05:58

Ep. 5 - Notations, Notations, Notations

9/13/2021
Welcome to episode 5 of the What’s Your Baseline podcast. Today we are talking about: Please reach out to us by either sending an email to hello@whatsyourbaseline.com or leaving us a voice message by clicking here. The full show notes, including graphics, further links, credits, and transcript, are available at whatsyourbaseline.com/episode5.

Duration:01:08:26

Ep. 4 - How to Select an Architecture Tool

8/30/2021
Welcome to episode 4 of the What’s Your Baseline podcast. We are talking about: Please reach out to us by either sending an email to hello@whatsyourbaseline.com, or leaving us a voice message by clicking here. The full show notes, including graphics, further links, credits, and transcript, are available at whatsyourbaseline.com/episode4.

Duration:01:00:20

Ep. 3 - Implementing Your Architecture Tool

8/20/2021
Welcome to episode 3 of the What’s Your Baseline podcast. The topic of this episode is how to implement your architecture tool(s). We are talking about: Please reach out to us by either sending an email to hello@whatsyourbaseline.com, or leaving us a voice message by clicking here. The full show notes, including graphics, further links, credits, and transcript, are available at whatsyourbaseline.com/episode3.

Duration:00:55:03

Ep. 2 - Why Architecture and Process Management?

8/20/2021
Welcome to episode 2 of the What’s Your Baseline podcast. In this episode we are covering the topic of “Why BPM and EA?” and why these two topics might not be even different, but rather be the two sides of the same coin. We are discussing the following topics: Please reach out to us by either sending an email to hello@whatsyourbaseline.com, or leaving us a voice message by clicking here. The full show notes, including further links, credits, and transcript, are available at...

Duration:00:44:11

Ep. 1 - Welcome! Who Are These Guys and What Is This All About?

8/20/2021
Welcome to the inaugural episode of the What's Your Baseline podcast. We're glad that you join us! In this episode we are talking about us -your hosts Roland Woldt and J-M Erlendson- and our journeys in enterprise architecture and business process management, so that you get familiar with our voices and background. It also covers the challenges that we've seen when clients want to stand up these capabilities, as well as "being the newbie" on a program - be it as a new employee, a new...

Duration:00:33:55

What's Your Baseline Podcast - Trailer

7/24/2021
Have you ever been confused by jargon-y architect language? Things like "TOGAF", "BPMN", and "UML" - what do they mean, and why do they matter? Or suffered through a system implementation that had a lot of upfront planning, but ended up with scope creep? Welcome to the What's Your Baseline podcast, where we explore these topics and more. Each episode, we’ll be diving into a topic that is relevant for you. What it is, why it’s interesting and why you should care. We’ll also share stories...

Duration:00:01:00