What is the business capabilities importance to your firm, and how to articulate the value of why business capabilities matter? In the last several years, business capability mapping has emerged as a key concept for modeling an enterprise and defining the fundamental essence in foundational terms. Business capabilities are like Lego blocks which encapsulate what a business does to a sufficient level of abstraction and a finer standard of decomposition.
Business capabilities are definitely worth the buzz as they are the fountainhead elements from which a lot of other things flow from. They complete the business definition.
Here are a few reasons business architecture in general, and business capability mapping, in particular, has emerged as a core enterprise modeling technique.
Business capabilities may not be a panacea to what ails the business/IT relationship, but they are as close to a bridge as one can get to. Indeed, business capabilities matter! How do you view the business capabilities importance in your company?
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