The term Business Analyst is broad. The name alone implies that a business analyst performs some form of business analysis, but that’s not very specific.
When using the term business analyst broadly it may in fact be describing any number of more specialized roles, including:
It should also be noted that there is some debate over how the terms Business Architecture and Enterprise Architecture relate to one another. Enterprise Architecture was born out of the world of information technology and comprises Application Architecture, Data Architecture, and Infrastructure Architecture. However, more recently practitioners have broadened the definition of Enterprise Architecture to also include Business Architecture as a fourth sub-component, leaving Enterprise Architecture as the overarching concept.
posted @ Friday, February 8, 2013 4:09 PM by Chris Adams