6th May 2020Back To News
When this presentation was given towards the end of last year on how Digital Transformation is driving change, we could never have imagined what was about to happen in the months that followed. COVID-19 has forced the adoption of Cloud and UC Technology at a rate no-one envisaged. At the time of this presentation, total global spending on Digital Transformation was growing at a rate of 16.7% a year and expected to reach almost $2 Trillion in 2022! However, in yesterdays’ Sunday Times Business Section, Satya Nadella, Chief Executive at Microsoft was reported as saying that the crisis has brought forward “two years’ worth of digital transformation in two months”. Collaboration tools like Microsoft Teams have now become commonplace as the myths associated with homeworking and productivity have been completely shattered in recent months. The transition to cloud solutions for delivering digital business applications was already mainstream but it is now critical for effective homeworking in any business and is here to stay!