The information structure viewpoint shows the structure of the information used in the enterprise or in a specific business process or application, in terms of data types or (object-oriented) class structures. The view may show how the information at the business level is represented at the application level, for instance, the figure below shows the data structures of patient health records, which need to be anonymized in order to be shared with third party organizations to be used for research purposes.

The figure below shows an ArchiMate extended diagram modelled according to the information structure viewpoint of the River City.

Information Structure Viewpoint

The table below describes the Information Structure Viewpoint in more detail.