About Ben Sommer

Ben Sommer was a Principal Consultant with Systems Flow, Inc. He consultsed in enterprise & solution architecture for large clients. He also led training programs for Systems Flow. His career panned network, systems, and open source software engineering with a focus on identity management. Ben is a trained musician and composer.


All Posts by Ben:

Documentation Trivializes Everything - June 5, 2017 | Tags: , ,
Know Your Personality - May 22, 2017 | Tags: , ,
Regis Sets Course on 5-year IT Strategy - February 27, 2017 | Tags:
Don’t Hide Behind Pronouns! - September 1, 2016 | Tags: , ,
Bank Secrecy Act Compliance - May 6, 2016 | Tags: , , ,
Identify Indirect Stakeholders with System Context Diagrams - April 16, 2014 | Tags: , , ,
Cost, Time, & Architecture – The Zen of Options Analysis - September 9, 2013 | Tags: , , ,
Type A’s Needed! - November 26, 2012 | Tags: , , ,
Pre-Requirement Estimation for IT Projects - September 24, 2012 | Tags: , ,
System Architecture Diagrams - August 13, 2012 | Tags: , ,
Develop Your Architectural Risk Radar - July 31, 2012 | Tags: , ,
Value-driven Status - July 4, 2012 | Tags: , ,
The Venn of IT Solution Success - December 27, 2011 | Tags: , , ,
Facts: The Architect’s “Big Stick” - August 16, 2011 | Tags: , ,
Investigative Architecture: The Data Perspective - July 31, 2011 | Tags: , ,
Open Group Austin – Day 2 Roundup - July 20, 2011 | Tags:
Open Group Austin – Day 1 Roundup - July 19, 2011 | Tags:
Manage Expectations with a “Terms of Reference” Document - June 20, 2011 | Tags: , , ,
“Zoom in” & “Zoom out” with UML - March 25, 2011 | Tags: ,
Investigative Architecture – Read the Tea Leaves of Your Enterprise - March 18, 2011 | Tags: ,