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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

Transforming the citizen experience

Now that we have discussed the challenges specific to government digital transformation, we will cover what the delivery of government services looks like and how government digital services are transforming that experience through a group of case studies. These case studies will describe government digital transformation across a wide range of domains and technologies. The responsibilities of governments are extremely broad and even though we will discuss a significant number of technologies in this section, we will not be able to exhaustively cover the uses of technology in the delivery of government services.

The role of government services

The government performs a tremendous number of services for the public. The federal government does everything from providing a standing army to protect the country from those who would wish us harm, to ensuring food safety to making sure the banking system works. While state and local governments don...