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Digital Transformation Reshapes Everything

The 3rd Platform is the third revolution of computing. It follows the first revolution or platform built on terminal-mainframe technologies and the second platform built on PC-client computing and the internet. The 3rd Platform is driven by four technology forces: cloud, Big Data/analytics, social business, and mobility. The 3rd Platform is a platform for innovation. Today it is a massive market and spending is predominantly taking place in 3rd Platform technologies.

It is Essential to Define and Measure Digital Transformation

Digital transformation spans the entire organization, and cannot occur within a single department or functionality. When IDC measures DX, it takes the following five dimensions into account:
Omni-experience

Omni-experience

Workforce

Workforce

Leadership

Leadership

Information

Information

Operations

Operations

About the Author

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Melissa Fremeijer 
Senior Research Analyst, European Telecommunications and Networking
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