Monthly Archives: June 2011

ArchiMate is not a language

ArchiMate has been labeled an `architecture language’. It certainly has aspects of a language. The combination of actors, behaviours and acted-upon objects resembles subject-verb-object of a normal language. And that is intentional: the designers of the language had this in … Continue reading

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On the Use of Colours in ArchiMate

The official ArchiMate 1.0 spec is colourless. The original ArchiMate project of Telin (Telematica Instituut) used colours, though they were never a part of the spec, they were a more something of a custom. Two different schemes using the original … Continue reading

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