By Vince DeLuca, CEO, Logicalis US
As IT organizations across multiple industries begin to embrace or advance their transformation into digital-ready enterprises, they have come to realize the need for a blueprint of sorts – they require a reference architecture for that evolution. As you know, a reference architecture documents best practices for selecting and deploying specific technologies and solutions. At a very high level, a reference architecture can demonstrate how different IT services and functions communicate. At a more granular level, it can highlight interrelated IT and business processes. In either case, the reference architecture provides the template or blueprint necessary for deploying IT within the enterprise.