IT Architect Series: The Journey is for anyone with an interest in information technology architecture. Whether you’re a working professional or simply interested in the field, the guide explains what an IT architect does, how to become one, and how to excel once you’ve established yourself. Part One—“Before We Go”—helps you develop the right mindset and find the tools you need to begin your journey to become an IT architect. Part Two—“On Our Way”—dives deeper into the core skills required to become an IT architect and why they are important. Part Three—“You’re Almost There”—focuses on gaining different types of experiences once you’ve mastered core skills. The guide also includes appendices to help you along your IT architecture journey, including a self-assessment, instructions to create your first IT architecture design, and ideas for gaining knowledge on your journey.