Summary of Expertise & Key Skills
Ed has worked much of his career to develop and foster standards through such organization as The Open Group, OMG, IETF, DMTF, etc. He has been intimately involved in the development of The Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF®), including its latest chapter in version 9.1 on SOA. Ed is an active participant in The Open Group's SOA and Cloud Work Groups. He is a primary author of the "Technical Guide: Using TOGAF® to Define & Govern Service-Oriented Architectures" as well as "An Ontology for SOA" and a reviewer of numerous published documents including the latest "Legacy to SOA Technical Guide". He is also a major contributor to the "Cloud Computing Explained" white paper. Ed is a frequent speaker at numerous industry conferences.
Ed's leads Architecting the Enterprise's SOA and Cloud Computing practices but also contributes in such key areas as Enterprise Architecture, Strategic Planning, and Business Architecture.