Platform Architecture Canvas

How to use our tool effectively

This guide will help you to get quickly comfortable with our proven methodology and our toolset.

Down below, you will find the explanation of each tool, as well as a detailed “how-to”-guide so that you can start working on your ideas with ease.

PURPOSE

The Architecture Canvas helps you to design and understand the IT architecture / infrastructure from frontend to backend. Especially as a multi-sided model you will often face the need for different architecture components on producers and consumers side.

HOW TO
  1. List your stakeholders from the value canvas.
  2. Define needed / required interfaces for each stakeholder segment
  3. Define the connection between interfaces and core system
  4. Define the core elements of your backend and data structure

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