on-demand session

How General Dynamics IT Does Architecture

Learn about GDIT’s journey to adopting and utilizing BiZZdesign to track the entirety of its IT footprint.

This presentation will provide insights into GDIT’s approach to representing business architecture and applications, data architecture, infrastructure, networking and security systems, and hybrid cloud architectures.  

You will also gain an understanding of how this footprint information is leveraged to assess portfolio value (Enterprise Portfolio Management), develop and deploy executive dashboards, and provide an interactive self-service experience to the broader enterprise.

About the Presenter(s):

Mahesh Kaka
Senior Director, Enterprise Architecture (EA) at GDIT

Mahesh Kaka serves as Director of Enterprise Architecture (EA) at GDIT, and leads the EA team responsible for developing strategy, defining architecture and assisting with planning. His team is responsible for influencing the technology direction, establishing IT standards, assessing portfolios and identifying IT debt; building roadmaps; and conducting architecture reviews. Mahesh started his career as a Software Developer, and since then has held several different roles such as Technical Lead & Architect, Director of Applications, and Director of Projects & Engineering. 

David Proctor
Enterprise Architect at General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT)

David Proctor currently serves as Enterprise Architect for General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT).  While David has a plethora of experience in network technologies his true passion is providing solutions and defining strategic visions to help organizations achieve their potential.  David’s more recent efforts have focused on Enterprise Portfolio Management (EPM) and Business Architecture development. 

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