Samantha Searle, Ph.D., covers research that helps organizations succeed in technology and innovation, enterprise architecture, digital business transformation and business process management. Her main coverage areas include technology innovation and trends (including the annual Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends research) and enterprise architecture tools. Another key area of her research describes business transformation and process/BPM-related roles, metrics, skills and governance. She also covers enterprise business process modeling and analysis tools. Ms. Searle leverages her previous experience in academia and consulting to research best practices in applying technology innovation, enterprise architecture and business process management for client organizations. She advises clients on how to develop the right approach for their organization, especially when embarking on digital business transformation.