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Industrial Digital Transformation

By : Shyam Varan Nath, Ann Dunkin, Mahesh Chowdhary, Nital Patel
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Industrial Digital Transformation

By: Shyam Varan Nath, Ann Dunkin, Mahesh Chowdhary, Nital Patel

Overview of this book

Digital transformation requires the ability to identify opportunities across industries and apply the right technologies and tools to achieve results. This book is divided into two parts with the first covering what digital transformation is and why it is important. The second part focuses on how digital transformation works. After an introduction to digital transformation, you will explore the transformation journey in logical steps and understand how to build business cases and create productivity benefit statements. Next, you’ll delve into advanced topics relating to overcoming various challenges. Later, the book will take you through case studies in both private and public sector organizations. You’ll explore private sector organizations such as industrial and hi-tech manufacturing in detail and get to grips with public sector organizations by learning how transformation can be achieved on a global scale and how the resident experience can be improved. In addition to this, you will understand the role of artificial intelligence, machine learning and deep learning in digital transformation. Finally, you’ll discover how to create a playbook that can ensure success in digital transformation. By the end of this book, you’ll be well-versed with industrial digital transformation and be able to apply your skills in the real world.
Table of Contents (15 chapters)
Section 1: The "Why" of Digital Transformation
Section 2: The "How" of Digital Transformation

The transformation playbook

One of the approaches that organizations take to help them implement and institutionalize their digital transformation is to create a playbook or a series of playbooks that provide strategies and approaches for teams to follow when they execute their transformation. In this section, we will share several playbooks that you can use or adapt to your work, as well as providing some guidance to help you create your own playbooks for your organization.

Playbooks serve a number of purposes in enabling your digital transformation journey:

  • Playbooks educate teams, clients, and partners about what you're doing and how a digital transformation is different than how you've worked in the past.
  • They formalize new ways of working and set standards that define new practices.
  • A playbook professionalizes the digital transformation effort and allows the team to set their direction, whether that team is a Fortune 500 corporation or a single product...