To compete in the modern marketplace, companies must increase their speed to market, improve their competitiveness in local and global markets, and meet growing consumer expectations for customized experiences. Ecosystems will play a major role in the future of digital transformation as inputs from suppliers, customers, consumers and competitors will be critical to future success.
The IDC Whitepaper, Digital Transformation Built on the Cloud, covers the growing importance and impact of cloud-based services and platforms for digital transformation, including:
- always-on data access across the entire ecosystem for better collaboration
- a single dashboard for all applications to leverage collective intelligence
- reduced infrastructure costs and reduce capital expenses
- instant access to the cloud service enables faster time to market