Change is always hard, because it demands that people move out of their comfort zones. Even with the commitment to see it through, the precise nature and requirements can be elusive. This has never been more true than with digital transformation.
For many people there is no readily visible path, and companies are not only grappling with how to handle their digital data, they also face the challenge of taking physical documents and moving them to a digital platform. The volumes involved can be daunting. Also, in larger organizations, teams can be very siloed, so it can be a challenge to align the whole business.
The whole landscape is shifting, and colocation companies are helping their clients not only design the best solution for their company, but also move within their own organization so that they can cross silos and deliver a full solution. In the past things were simpler. Colo leaders dealt with questions like managing the growing costs of real estate or remaining compliant. But today we’re answering questions like, “How can I get more value from my data?
This paper from Iron Mountain explores digital transformation in full, including today’s data landscape, current challenges, opportunities and more.