A Resource represents an asset owned or controlled by an individual, organization or an another unit of agency.

There is an illustration of the model element in the Work system pattern (Do).

The name of a Resource should preferably be a noun.

Category: Strategy elements and Active structure aspect

Examples: Cash, Securities, Plant, Equipment, Land, Mineral Reserves, Patents, Copyrights, Reputation, Brand, Skills/know-how.

Source: Archimate®3, Chapter 7 Strategy elements.