QPR has made available version 2014.3 of the QPR Operational Development Methodology template.
The main new features of this version are:
⦁ Enterprise Application Integration Modeling: Application Integration diagrams now enable modeling of enterprise application integration scenarios
⦁ Enterprise Application Integration impact analysis report
⦁ Support for legend and diagram metainformation elements: Diagram legends and metainformation elements can be utilized for enhancing the communication of diagrams
⦁ Web Styles Harmonization: The web styles on ODM template have been harmonized to enhance user experience in QPR Portal
⦁ Lifecycle, migration and review status visualization: Provides improved support for architecture work design and planning using visualization of element status
The QPR ODM template is targeting QPR Suite user organizations seeking to perform more effectively in their Enterprise Business Process Analysis (EBPA) and Enterprise Architecture (EA) work. The template contains a very pragmatic and business oriented framework linking strategy to business capabilities and their practical realization by organization, processes, and ICT. It features a full blown EA and EBPA meta-model, helping the current operational development function perform more efficiently, and protecting their existing investment in EA/EBPA work. The ODM template is aligned with TOGAF 9.1, Archimate 2.1, BPMN 2.0, and COSO ERM.