QPR Software have announced the release of its enhanced QPR ODM template version 2014.2. This template is based on QPR's Operational Development Methodology that covers strategy, operating models or changes in a business environment. The QPR ODM template contains a solution based on enterprise architecture that contains concepts and governance for operational development, method to structure and model operations, and method to design the transition roadmap and deployment.
Jaakko Riihinen, SVP Products & Technology at QPR Software, said: “Originally introduced in 2013, the template has been enhanced with support for enterprise risk management, application portfolio management and HRM functions. We have also created several new impact analysis reports helping the users to distill the relevant knowledge to business or function specific needs and situations” .
The template fully supports QPR’s enterprise architecture based operational development methodology. This new version of the template is targeting QPR Suite user organizations seeking to perform more effectively in their Enterprise Business Process Analysis (EBPA) and Enterprise Architecture (EA) work. The template features a full blown EA and EBPA meta-model, helping the current operational development function perform more efficiently, and protecting their existing investment in EA/EBPA work. The ODM template is aligned with TOGAF 9.1, Archimate 2.1, BPMN 2.0, and COSO ERM.