What is Digital Transformation?
A frequently asked question in both IT and non-IT circles
Digital Transformation is a 4IR technology phenomenon that is affecting lives of people in many different ways hence there is no "one size fits all" definition of Digital Transformation or Digitalisation.
In simpler terms, Digital Transformation is the process followed by Companies in choosing and implementing the best of latest Information & Communications Technology to improve efficiencies in their business operations.
Examples of digital technologies contributing to Digital Transformation in 4IR are:
-Smart Mobile devices
-Internet of Things (IoT) platforms
-Location detection technologies
-Advanced human-machine interfaces (mostly in SCADA and MES)
-Advanced Authentication and fraud detection security systems
-Big Data analytics
-Software Managed Networks
History of Industrial Revolutions