A Day in the Life of an Enterprise Architect Essay

2632 Words Oct 3rd, 2015 11 Pages
DMV Case Study
Purpose of this Assignment
(The information below is excerpted from the Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles’ RFP
154:7-061, DMV CSI Systems Redesign Project, available from under Content>Course
Resources>DMV_CSI_RFP_083107_Final_Release. Corresponding page numbers from the
RFP are given in parentheses at the end of each lettered section heading.)
A. DMV Organizational Overview (p. 2)
The Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) is a governmental agency in the Executive Branch of
Virginia state government. Under the direction of the Secretary of Transportation, DMV administers motor vehicle and tax related laws for the continued benefit of all citizens of the
Commonwealth of Virginia. Specifically, DMV administers motor
…show more content…
Tax processing – This includes support for the calculation, collection, accounting, and reporting statistics for all tax filings (including IFTA, tax on fuel, and tax on motor vehicle rentals) as well as support for an external/taxpayer audit function.
Oversight of related programs such as transportation safety and information management Due to the nature of DMV business processes, the type of work performed by the agency requires substantial use of automated systems. It is imperative that the agency operate its programs and facilities in an efficient manner, incorporating into its operation those

July 2014


technological developments and automated solutions that will enhance the delivery of services to
DMV's various transportation clients.
B. The Opportunity (p. 1, pp. 2-3)
DMV has decided to undertake a systems redesign they are calling CSI:

Service Oriented

The DMV CSI Systems Redesign project focuses on the fragmented processing of DMV’s core business areas of credentialing, tax processing, and financial management. The purpose of the
CSI effort is to transform these

Related Documents