Reflections on digital transformation


STUMBLING BLOCKS

The five biggest obstacles to digital transformation

35%

LACK

OF RESOURCES


The biggest bottleneck for companies is the lack of available budget and resources.

34%

LACK

OF VISION


Many entrepreneurs have the resources to change but don’t know where to begin. Businesses need their own digital strategy.

32%

SECURITY

CONCERNS


Transformation brings uncertainties and risks. Some companies delay digital changes because they are worried about data leaks, breaching privacy regulations and cyber attacks.

30%

LACK OF SENIOR MANAGEMENT SUPPORT


Decision makers must take responsibility for digital transformation and many boardrooms are holding up the process.

26%

IMMATURE DIGITAL CULTURE


Some companies have limited exposure to digitalisation and that can be an obstacle to further transformation. They need better internal alignment and cooperation.

DIGITALISATION: KEY FACTS

2x

The number of chief digital officers doubles every year

26,000,000,000

By 2020, 26 billion pieces of equipment will be linked digitally

CFO BOTS

40 percent of finance department work can now be fully automated

Two in five

Just over 40 percent of companies have their own digital transformation team

6%

Few entrepreneurs believe they will disrupt their markets within the next five years

BEHIND THE TIMES

Why is the Netherlands trailing the rest of the world?

Source: Dell 2018

Safe gadgets, clever cloud services

The four most important IT investments of the next three years

Source: Dell 2018

TRENDSETTERS AT THE OFFICE

How do workers rate different departments’ capacity to adapt to technological changes?

Source: Futurum 2018

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