Interesting news from the Open Group in regards to their TOGAF® enterprise architecture framework standard.

The Open Group just hit two major milestones for the architecture standard:

  1. The Open Group has announced via its blog that TOGAF® was recently granted registered trademark status.
  2. The TOGAF standard has now surpassed 15,000 certifications worldwide.

In the words of the Open Group this means:

Both of these achievements highlight not only the global recognition that TOGAF® has achieved as an framework for creating enterprise architectures and for helping IT professionals distinguish their skill sets, but the need companies have for finding more efficient ways of operating and saving money.