A glossary of common terms used in Wardley Mapping.
|Context||Our purpose and the landscape|
|Environment||The context and how it is changing|
|Situational awareness||Our level of understanding of the environment|
|Actual||The map in use|
|Domain||Uncharted vs Transitional vs Industrialised|
|Stage||Of evolution e.g. Genesis, Custom, Product, Commodity|
|Type||Activity, Practice, Data or Knowledge|
|Component||A single entity in a map|
|Anchor||The user need|
|Position||Position of a component relative to the anchor in a chain of needs|
|Need||Something a higher level system requires|
|Capability||High level needs you provide to others|
|Movement||How evolved a component is|
|Interface||Connection between components|
|Flow||Transfer of money, risk & information between components|
|Climate||Rules of the game, patterns that are applied across contexts|
|Doctrine||Approaches which can be applied regardless of context|
|Strategy||A context specific approach|
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