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Top 3 Reasons to Embrace Digital Transformation

By CIOReview | Friday, June 19, 2020
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Digital transformation is a constant, and any business not undergoing a digital transformation risks commercial obscurity as it is left behind while its competitors evolve to meet the new reality.

FREMONT, CA: Transformative technologies are penetrating the workplace at exponential speed, bringing along the change companies need to survive and thrive. Collaboration between enterprises, more innovation within the workforce itself, new ways of engaging with the customer base, and the ability to draw valuable insights from captured data, are just several of the critical benefits helping businesses grow. Here are the top three reasons why undergoing digital transformation is essential.

The Digitized Economy

The increase in digitization not alone in the enterprise world but of all the aspects of life is another catalyst for digital transformation. Entire data is at the brink of being stored as digital, which means systems and processes need reinventing to support this. Various technological advancements, such as increasingly faster broadband connections, have blurred the lines between the physical and digital worlds. Currently, in modern economies, innovations are a result of digital flourishing in the enterprise and consumer world.

Future-Proofing

‘Future-proofing my business” is a common herd term in business consulting parlance. The executives are keen on ensuring that any digital transformations will stand the test of time for the foreseeable future. Many companies are looking out to keep up with the times, and simultaneously implement technology which will help them stay as close to the technological advancement curve.

Adopting New Technologies

The fourth industrial revolution has brought a new wave of emerging technologies for businesses to embrace. Considering the potential of transformation and disruption, the more modern technologies have AI, machine learning, blockchain, voice, robotics, and the Internet of Things (IoT), all of which all maintain the massive potential for businesses to embrace, regardless of industry. The real impact has yet to play out entirely, and will only do so over the next ten to twenty years.

Companies that manage to embed them into internal operations seamlessly, services, and products will be the best adopters. Perhaps new modes of operation, service, or product will be founded in these technologies too - opening up new revenue streams initially unthought-of. The more daring management will realize this and the imperative to adopt these new technologies.

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