Without a doubt, enterprises that have digital DNA embedded in them have turned out to be winners in the past year. However, the pace of transformative changes will continue to sweep the market and only the toughest and the most ‘digital’ will survive the onslaught. The new year is expected to bring a barrage of technological threats, such as IoT, AI, VR, Big Data etc.
I strongly opine that any successful organization in 2017 will need to critically think about a collaborative approach, decisive planning and touching the lives of every single employee.
Digital transformation has become the heart of modern business strategy and unless you are not able to recognize the impact and willing to do something about it, you may have to face the brunt. To help you stay afloat, here are some of the top trends expected in 2017:
Adaptability to change will decide winners
Darwin said, “It is not the strongest of species that survive, nor the most intelligent, but the ones most adaptable to change.”
Enterprises have survived not just because of the modern technology but how they adopted and incorporated it into each level of their departments and operations. The same principle drives digital transformation. It is not just about modern approach or planning and strategies but also about how easily organizations merge and embrace the technologies.
A holistic focus on user experience
Customer experience has been the benchmark for the growth of every business. The recent trends have shown that users have grown out to be super cautious and they don’t entertain any brands which
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This will help CIOs evaluate and streamline every touch point by removing the factors causing resistance in the process and enhance the experience at every touchpoint.
With firms embracing new technologies with each passing day, the need for new innovative ideas
The coming year will witness a constant need among firms to
The dawn of augmented and virtual reality
Augmented and virtual reality
There seems to be an increase in the shift towards embedding of VR and AR in every aspect of
Application program interface
Just like any new technology, digital transformation needs an ecosystem which is capable to merge different platforms. Because for any new technology to flourish, it is not possible to rely solely on a single platform. APIs help organizations explore more than one platform which throws the door open to vast opportunities. APIs have emerged as
The explosion of big data and analytics
Any business accumulates
Internet of things (IoT)
The marketing of any product is about understanding customers and delivering a top-notch experience to them. Though data analytics will provide endless insight to predict
Artificial intelligence (AI)
There was a time when artificial intelligence was only a work of fiction. But the once distant dream has now turned into reality. Technology experts have kept working on making machines adapt our ecosystems
Breaking down silos
There is a rise in awareness of digital transformation and it is evident from the fact that there are more positions for the role of chief digital officers. Organizations today seem to breakthrough with the help of digital transformation not just at