Domain of Research: Digital Enterprise Architecture
Alfred Zimmermann is professor of computer science at Reutlingen University, Germany, research director and speaker of the Doctoral Program for Services Computing, at Herman Hollerith Center Boeblingen, Germany. His research is focused on digital transformation and digital enterprise architecture in close relationship with software architecture, and services and cloud computing. He graduated in Medical Informatics at the University of Heidelberg, Germany and obtained his Ph.D. in Informatics from the University of Stuttgart, Germany. He keeps the academic relations of his home university to the GI – The German Computer Science Society, the ACM – The US Association for Computing Machinery and the IEEE, where he is part of specific research groups, programs, and initiatives like software architecture, enterprise architecture and management, services computing, and cloud computing. Additionally, he is a visiting professor and honorary professor at international universities: La Plata University – Buenos Aires, the Marmara University and the Yeditepe University of Istanbul.