Not all businesses have been lucky enough to be born in the digital age and be built upon the late available technologies. Many companies are trying to combine old technology with newer programs as their old technology is still delivering much of the critical business processes. In a recent article, John Purrier suggests that companies struggling to deliver digital transformation on should take the following 4 steps before starting their digital transformation programs.
- Conduct a maturity assessment. What existing technology still functions at an appropriate level.
- Take bite-size pieces. Upgrade your technology periodically and over time.Start with the easiest areas first.
- Rely on experts. Few organisations have in house experts capable of these digital transformations and should rely on those who do.
- Automate. Transform mission critical legacy application to make them more efficient.
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