Date Added: Feb 2010
Architecture plays a major role in the development of information systems. The architecture frameworks standards are rapidly evolving. These are widely used in defense as well as in commercial industries. These are used in architecture modeling. They provide structure and systematic approach to designing systems. In this paper, the authors are providing a systematic review of architecture frameworks that are being used as standards in commercial and defense information system development process such as C4I system. This review may help the researcher to understand basis of existing frameworks briefly. Further, a comparison of commercial related architecture frameworks is presented in this paper.