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Focus on Key Uncertainties to Let Good Architecture Emerge

Posted January 6, 2021 in Business & Enterprise Architecture
Focus on Key Uncertainties to Let Good Architecture Emerge
It is a given that architects need to find ways to address the “absolutes” around a solution — the things that we know to be true for sure — in an effective, efficient, and elegant manner. Yet solving problems that truly matter generally involves a high degree of uncertainty. Unfortunately, the more ambitious the objectives, the more unfamiliar the context, and the bigger the unknowns, the greater the likelihood that those uncertainties — when unaddressed — will impede the emergence of a good architecture.
About The Author
Olivier Pilot
Olivier Pilot is a Senior Consultant with Cutter Consortium’s Business & Enterprise Architecture practice and a Senior Architect with Arthur D. Little’s UK Digital Problem Solving practice. He has broad experience across a range of projects involving enterprise and solution architecture. Mr. Pilot's focus areas include digital strategy, Agile digital solution delivery, design and architecture, and design thinking innovation. His recent… Read More
Michael Papadopoulos
Michael Papadopoulos is a Senior Consultant with Cutter Consortium's Business & Enterprise Architecture and Business Agility & Software Engineering Excellence practices, Chief Architect of Arthur D. Little’s (ADL's) UK Digital Problem Solving practice, and a member of ADL's AMP open consulting network. He is passionate about designing the right solutions using smart-stitching approaches, even when elegance and architectural purity are… Read More
Michael Eiden
Michael Eiden is a Senior Consultant with Cutter Consortium's Data Analytics & Digital Technologies practice. Dr. Eiden, who serves as Head of AI at Arthur D. Little, is an expert in machine learning (ML) and artificial intelligence (AI) with more than 15 years' experience across different industrial sectors. He has designed, implemented, and productionized ML/AI solutions for applications in medical diagnostics, pharma, biodefense, and… Read More
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