Key Principles

Understand the set of practices and behaviors that will set your organization up for digital transformation success.

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Written by Erik Bakstad, Ian, John Sloat and 4 others

Ardoq Compared to Drawing, Modeling, and Data Visualization Tools

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Written by Jason Baragry
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Should you model using Hierarchies or References?

Set up Modeling best practices in Ardoq to determine how people will navigate, query, and understand your model
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Written by Edward Granger
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What Is an Application?

Follow these guidelines to help you understand what an application is before you confidently start Application Portfolio Management.
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Written by Erik Bakstad
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Business and Technical Capabilities

Create a logical model of your business or IT in order to understand what your organization needs to succeed.
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Written by Ian
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Build Ardoq into your internal workflows

Define processes, assign ownership and provide training in order to build a process around your documentation efforts
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Written by John Sloat
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Allow for trial and error in the beginning

Try modeling scenarios in different ways and assess the impact on visualizations during your trial and error phase.
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Written by John Sloat
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Avoid duplicating content

Build duplicate content with a purpose by creating references between components and helping your writers know which instance to choose.
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Written by John Sloat
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Add a description to your workspace

Describe what is to be documented in your workspace or elsewhere, how to interpret the data model, what elements don't belong and more.
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Written by Pia Therese Roland
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Three Questions to Ask Before Inputting Data

Know what you want to learn from your documentation, the appropriate level of detail, and if you have any structured data sources.
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Written by Pia Therese Roland
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Use custom fields whenever possible

Take the time to create a custom field whenever the data fits into one in order to do targeted analysis or for impacting visualizations.
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Written by Pia Therese Roland
Updated over a week ago