Application Architecture Toolkit

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Use your knowledge platform as a Service Offerings in the market, cloud Application Architecture and best practices, API Management, Microservices, DevOps, Data Modernization and cloud integration suites to advise your clients on the Hybrid Cloud journey and multi speed IT.

More Uses of the Application Architecture Toolkit:

  • Steer: work across the Architecture teams to ensure the application components align with the Application Architecture and meet application performance goals.

  • Stay up to date on technologies trends, in the field of Application Architecture, Micro Services, cloud application delivery, next generation virtualization, and virtual runtime technologies.

  • Ensure you persuade; lead Business Architecture, Data Architecture, Application Architecture, and technical architecture with the enterprise strategic goals and objectives.

  • Manage work with the Project Management, Functional Analyst and Business Analyst to develop a high level project schedule, resource plan for the project, and project costs.

  • Initiate: work across multiple projects and systems to develop, communicate, and mentor others on design and implementation standards, guidelines and best practices.

  • Organize: conduct vulnerability research and analysis for Emerging Threats, best practices, and architectural models for Application Architecture and dependencies.

  • Be certain that your design assesses and measures Solution Design impacts on IT infrastructure capacity, Application Architecture standards, future maintenance/support needs, and bottom line cost benefits in consultation with appropriate internal stakeholders.

  • Be certain that your organization creates, maintain, and communicates Application Architecture Standards and Procedures related to design, development, and other associated activities.

  • Advise management on application and supporting technology options or environment upgrades / modifications to support the current and future project phases.

  • Manage work with other IT units to implement standards and coordinate the use and application of technology in a manner consistent with established standards.

  • Be a trusted advisor by demonstrating Thought Leadership in cloud and on premise security technologies across multiple disciplines (Application Architecture, Infrastructure And Operations, security, governance, automation, integration architecture).

  • Evaluate: such tools evolve rapidly in response to changing Data Collection requirements, analysis needs, and technical capabilities, providing a multifaceted and meaningful environment for technical and Creative Problem Solving.

  • Collaborate with Product Owners and other stakeholders to understand application needs and align strategy appropriately for the realization of business goals.

  • Secure that your project analyzes the needs of different departments and determine ways to meet Business Objectives by modifying, developing, or implementing new information processing systems.

  • Ensure you carry out; lead collaboration with clients, architects, and Application Architectures to understand the operational objectives and purpose of the future System Integrations.

  • Oversee: Infrastructure And Operations understand and focus on the people and processes associated with IT infrastructure (compute, storage and networking) and ITSM processes needed to manage provisioning, capacity, performance and availability of services.

  • Contribute to an environment that encourages information sharing, team based resolution activity, cross training and an absolute focus on doing what is best for the customer.

  • Be accountable for utilizing your uniquely differentiated technology, you have created an Intelligent Transport Network with more speed, capacity and scalability than ever before.

  • Be accountable for defining Application Architectures for re platform or re architecture strategies and implement blueprints and patterns for common Application Architectures.

  • Manage work with end users to gather business requirements, performs analysis, code and test interfaces to ensure successful and seamless communication among the various IT systems and applications components.

  • Provide innovative leadership to the business by leveraging new technologies and new ways to utilize technology to create value in Operational Excellence, Business Intelligence and better ways to communicate to customers.

  • Head: work closely with the engineering and Project Management team to scope, estimate, and provide overall technical guidance for assigned solutions/opportunities.

  • Confirm your venture complies; partners heavily with application, data, and technology Enterprise Architects to develop and integrate information and Application Architectures, strategies, approaches, policies, standards, etc.

  • Ensure your corporation develops, implements and monitors appropriate Application Security procedures to safeguard your organization infrastructure from physical harm, viruses, unauthorized users and potential data loss.

  • Develop: net applications and microservices and provide contributions to the Application Architecture with a focus on scalability, maintainability, security and performance.

  • Lead: conduct a complete analysis of all the source code, configuration files, Data Structures, internal/external dependencies, operational assumptions, and user interface interactions for existing code bases.

  • Be accountable for planning, coordinating and monitoring the progress of technology projects to ensure ongoing alignment with business goal through collaboration with stakeholders.

  • Be aware of and raise timely alerts regarding project risks and issues around the design or delivery of Customer solutions and recommend strategies to mitigate.

  • Ensure your operation
  • Collaborate with the Solution Architecture and Technology and Product leaders in aligning your technology plans with your Business Strategy and priorities.


Save time, empower your teams and effectively upgrade your processes with access to this practical Application Architecture Toolkit and guide. Address common challenges with best-practice templates, step-by-step Work Plans and maturity diagnostics for any Application Architecture related project.

Download the Toolkit and in Three Steps you will be guided from idea to implementation results.

The Toolkit contains the following practical and powerful enablers with new and updated Application Architecture specific requirements:

STEP 1: Get your bearings

Start with...

  • The latest quick edition of the Application Architecture Self Assessment book in PDF containing 49 requirements to perform a quickscan, get an overview and share with stakeholders.

Organized in a Data Driven improvement cycle RDMAICS (Recognize, Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve, Control and Sustain), check the…

  • Example pre-filled Self-Assessment Excel Dashboard to get familiar with results generation

Then find your goals...

STEP 2: Set concrete goals, tasks, dates and numbers you can track

Featuring 999 new and updated case-based questions, organized into seven core areas of Process Design, this Self-Assessment will help you identify areas in which Application Architecture improvements can be made.

Examples; 10 of the 999 standard requirements:

  1. What are your outputs?

  2. Is a Application Architecture team work effort in place?

  3. Is there any reason to believe the opposite of my current belief?

  4. Where can you go to verify the info?

  5. What assumptions are made about the solution and approach?

  6. What are your Application Architecture processes?

  7. Why should you adopt a Application Architecture framework?

  8. Are Application Architecture vulnerabilities categorized and prioritized?

  9. Are the Application Architecture benefits worth its costs?

  10. How do you assess the Application Architecture pitfalls that are inherent in implementing it?

Complete the self assessment, on your own or with a team in a workshop setting. Use the workbook together with the self assessment requirements spreadsheet:

  • The workbook is the latest in-depth complete edition of the Application Architecture book in PDF containing 994 requirements, which criteria correspond to the criteria in...

Your Application Architecture self-assessment dashboard which gives you your dynamically prioritized projects-ready tool and shows your organization exactly what to do next:

  • The Self-Assessment Excel Dashboard; with the Application Architecture Self-Assessment and Scorecard you will develop a clear picture of which Application Architecture areas need attention, which requirements you should focus on and who will be responsible for them:

    • Shows your organization instant insight in areas for improvement: Auto generates reports, radar chart for maturity assessment, insights per process and participant and bespoke, ready to use, RACI Matrix
    • Gives you a professional Dashboard to guide and perform a thorough Application Architecture Self-Assessment
    • Is secure: Ensures offline Data Protection of your Self-Assessment results
    • Dynamically prioritized projects-ready RACI Matrix shows your organization exactly what to do next:


STEP 3: Implement, Track, follow up and revise strategy

The outcomes of STEP 2, the self assessment, are the inputs for STEP 3; Start and manage Application Architecture projects with the 62 implementation resources:

  • 62 step-by-step Application Architecture Project Management Form Templates covering over 1500 Application Architecture project requirements and success criteria:

Examples; 10 of the check box criteria:

  1. Cost Management Plan: Eac -estimate at completion, what is the total job expected to cost?

  2. Activity Cost Estimates: In which phase of the Acquisition Process cycle does source qualifications reside?

  3. Project Scope Statement: Will all Application Architecture project issues be unconditionally tracked through the Issue Resolution process?

  4. Closing Process Group: Did the Application Architecture project team have enough people to execute the Application Architecture project plan?

  5. Source Selection Criteria: What are the guidelines regarding award without considerations?

  6. Scope Management Plan: Are Corrective Actions taken when actual results are substantially different from detailed Application Architecture project plan (variances)?

  7. Initiating Process Group: During which stage of Risk planning are risks prioritized based on probability and impact?

  8. Cost Management Plan: Is your organization certified as a supplier, wholesaler, regular dealer, or manufacturer of corresponding products/supplies?

  9. Procurement Audit: Was a formal review of tenders received undertaken?

  10. Activity Cost Estimates: What procedures are put in place regarding bidding and cost comparisons, if any?

Step-by-step and complete Application Architecture Project Management Forms and Templates including check box criteria and templates.

1.0 Initiating Process Group:

  • 1.1 Application Architecture project Charter
  • 1.2 Stakeholder Register
  • 1.3 Stakeholder Analysis Matrix

2.0 Planning Process Group:

3.0 Executing Process Group:

  • 3.1 Team Member Status Report
  • 3.2 Change Request
  • 3.3 Change Log
  • 3.4 Decision Log
  • 3.5 Quality Audit
  • 3.6 Team Directory
  • 3.7 Team Operating Agreement
  • 3.8 Team Performance Assessment
  • 3.9 Team Member Performance Assessment
  • 3.10 Issue Log

4.0 Monitoring and Controlling Process Group:

  • 4.1 Application Architecture project Performance Report
  • 4.2 Variance Analysis
  • 4.3 Earned Value Status
  • 4.4 Risk Audit
  • 4.5 Contractor Status Report
  • 4.6 Formal Acceptance

5.0 Closing Process Group:

  • 5.1 Procurement Audit
  • 5.2 Contract Close-Out
  • 5.3 Application Architecture project or Phase Close-Out
  • 5.4 Lessons Learned



With this Three Step process you will have all the tools you need for any Application Architecture project with this in-depth Application Architecture Toolkit.

In using the Toolkit you will be better able to:

  • Diagnose Application Architecture projects, initiatives, organizations, businesses and processes using accepted diagnostic standards and practices
  • Implement evidence-based best practice strategies aligned with overall goals
  • Integrate recent advances in Application Architecture and put Process Design strategies into practice according to best practice guidelines

Defining, designing, creating, and implementing a process to solve a business challenge or meet a business objective is the most valuable role; In EVERY company, organization and department.

Unless you are talking a one-time, single-use project within a business, there should be a process. Whether that process is managed and implemented by humans, AI, or a combination of the two, it needs to be designed by someone with a complex enough perspective to ask the right questions. Someone capable of asking the right questions and step back and say, 'What are we really trying to accomplish here? And is there a different way to look at it?'

This Toolkit empowers people to do just that - whether their title is entrepreneur, manager, consultant, (Vice-)President, CxO etc... - they are the people who rule the future. They are the person who asks the right questions to make Application Architecture investments work better.

This Application Architecture All-Inclusive Toolkit enables You to be that person.


Includes lifetime updates

Every self assessment comes with Lifetime Updates and Lifetime Free Updated Books. Lifetime Updates is an industry-first feature which allows you to receive verified self assessment updates, ensuring you always have the most accurate information at your fingertips.