Open Text Metastorm ProVision 6.2 Strategy Implementation

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  • Quickly get up and running with the key features of the Open Text ProVision toolset
  • Fully understand and communicate the key benefits of Open Text ProVision
  • Discover how to manage the repository with effective governance
  • Master the essential foundation of your first five projects with ProVision
  • Take full advantage of a framework to organize information and review a methodology for building models
  • Learn about the Enterprise Designer approach
  • Obtain support and buy-in for modeling
  • Grasp Metastorm best practices from real-world users of the tool
  • Learn to deal with both the technical and human aspects of implementation
  • Understand why a customer-centric approach is the most successful
  • Effectively deploy a ProVision strategy

Open Text ProVision (formerly known as Metastorm ProVision) is an Enterprise Architecture (EA) solution allowing for effective planning and decision making throughout the enterprise. It enables an organization to have a central repository of information about the business, reducing organizational risks and better optimizing business resources.

Implemented well, it enables better and more actionable decisions exactly when you need them.

This book combines theory and practice to provide a step-by-step guide to building a successful customer-centric model of your business. The approach is simple and down to earth, and along the way, with various real-world examples, you will learn how to make a business case, use a framework, and adopt a methodology with Open Text ProVision.

This book draws on the experience of ProVision experts around the world. By combining theory with practice from the field you can avoid common mistakes and develop a successful customer centric strategy for implementing ProVision. Each chapter builds on the previous one to give you the confidence to implement a central repository, dealing with both the technical and human issues that you might face.

  • Fully understand the key benefits of implementing a business strategy
  • Utilize features like the integrated repository and ProVision frameworks
  • Obtain real insights from practitioners in the field on the best strategic approaches
  • Ultimately design a successful strategy for deploying ProVision
Page Count 260
Course Length 7 hours 48 minutes
ISBN 9781849682527
Date Of Publication 22 Mar 2011


Bill Aronson

Bill Aronson is a business coach with Shirlaws ( and the founder of the Enterprise Designer Institute Bill has written many books on business modeling. He loves to mentor, facilitate, teach, and coach businesses to transform them. Bill has written extensively on transformation at He has worked in many countries and industries and has a wealth of experience built up over 35 years.