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TOGAF® Version 8.1.1

TOGAF® Version 8.1.1

Reference: G063


Availability: Available to download

Superseded by G116


The TOGAF framework is a detailed method and a set of supporting tools for developing an Enterprise Architecture, developed by members of The Open Group Architecture Forum (

This edition is based on TOGAF Version 8.1 with Technical Corrigendum U065 applied, also known as TOGAF Version 8.1.1.

It may be used freely by any organization wishing to develop an Enterprise Architecture for use within that organization (subject to the Conditions of Use).

There are four main parts to the TOGAF document:

  • PART I (Introduction) provides a high-level introduction to some of the key concepts behind Enterprise Architecture and in particular the TOGAF approach
  • PART II (Architecture Development Method) is the core of the TOGAF framework; it describes the TOGAF Architecture Development Method (ADM) – a step-by-step approach to developing an Enterprise Architecture
  • PART III (Enterprise Continuum) describes the TOGAF Enterprise Continuum, a virtual repository of architecture assets, which includes the TOGAF Foundation Architecture, and the Integrated Information Infrastructure Reference Model (III-RM)
  • PART IV (Resources) comprises the TOGAF Resource Base – a set of tools and techniques available for use in applying the TOGAF framework and the TOGAF ADM
Additional Information

Additional Information

Reference G063
US ISBN 9789087530945
Published 15 Oct 2007
Pages 541
Superseded by G116
Type Guides
Subject TOGAF
Standards Information

Standards Information Base

Common Name TOGAF 8.1.1
Status Adopted
Service Category Software Engineering Services
Service Architecture
Type The Open Group Standard

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