The enterprise manager role is supported by the enterprise architect role.
The enterprise manager role uses the enterprise architecture to support enterprise capability management responsibilities and activities.
The enterprise architect role is responsible for the enterprise architecture.
The enterprise manager role is a managerial role on the enterprise architecture team and has interconnections and interdependencies with all team members and what the team members do. With the knowledge of how everyone fits in and the setting of expectations between everyone, the team will be a team and the enterprise manager role will be able to best utilize the talent of the individuals.
As shown in Figure 31- Enterprise Manager Concept Diagram the enterprise manager role has management responsibilities for
and is interconnected with and interdependent on the
- business manager role
- process manager role
- information manager role
- IT manager role
- system manager role
- service manager role
Figure 31- Enterprise Manager Concept Diagram
EA Practitioners in the Enterprise Manager Role
In practice, the responsibilities of the role may be filled by the following organizational position examples: “Entrepreneur”, “Owner”, “CEO” or “President”.