IT Architect Series: The Journeyis for anyone with an interest in IT architecture, regardless of their current experience level.
There is more to becoming an IT architect than just learning and practicing the needed skills. IT Architect Series: The Journey teaches the lessons learned during the author’s personal journey to becoming an IT architect. These lessons can apply to anyone. From aspiring and experienced IT architects to application owners, marketing professionals, and CTOs, all will find these lessons useful.
PART I – BEFORE WE GO
Part I is about getting ready to begin your journey to becoming an IT architect. In the first part of this book, you will get into the right mindset, and begin to gather the tools you need to begin your journey in earnest.
PART II – ON OUR WAY
Part II dives deeper into the core skills required to become an IT architect, and why they are important. Then, we focus on gaining different types of experience with these core skills.
PART III – YOU’RE ALMOST THERE
Part III discusses more areas an IT architect is concerned with, such as continued learning, certifications, and career changes.
Part IV contains appendices to help you along your IT architecture journey, such as a self-assessment workbook, an IT architecture scenario, and a compilation of resources.