Chief Business Architect, Unisys Corporation
Ron Zahavi is Chief Business Architect at Unisys Corporation. He has over 25 years of experience in all aspects of technology management and solution delivery.
Prior to joining Unisys, Ron held positions as CTO and CIO, managing technology across several companies and performing due diligence of potential acquisitions. His breadth of experience includes work with large companies, startups, the commercial and public sectors, federal government and private equity firms.
Ron has served on the OMG Architecture Board, is a member of the BPM Think Tank program committee and is a member of several regional and national CIO and CTO councils.
He is co-author of “Business Modeling: A Practical Guide to Realizing Business Value”, the author of “Enterprise Application Integration with CORBA” and co-author of the bestseller “The Essential CORBA”. Ron holds a BSEE from the University of Maryland and an MS in computer science from Johns Hopkins University.
Using Business Modeling to Align IT with the Business Needs
Business modeling is rapidly becoming mainstream; more and more companies and government agencies are creating models of their businesses. This session introduces business modeling and the four distinct business modeling disciplines: business motivation models, business organization models, business process models and business rule models.
Attendees will learn the value of business modeling and how to use it to align IT with the business along with business modeling best-practices and case studies.