The Art of the Digital Start

Many companies still struggle with the art of their digital start. They know they need to innovate, take risks, and help the business enjoy the value of a digitised enterprise. But how do they get to the digital start line? What goes into their strategic roadmap that sets them up…

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Start Your Digital Transformation in 6 Steps

Current and future technologies (Mobility, Cloud Computing, Social Media, Crowdsourcing, Internet of things, Industry 4.0, Big Data, 3D printing)  allow companies to create competitive advantages. Digital transformation (DX) is one of them which utilizes the most recent innovation as a part of reaction to socio-behavioural changes, to set up a…

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Design Digital Transformation Strategy Using IDC DX MaturityScape Benchmark

Digital Transformation – is a specialised type of business transformation where IT plays a dominant role. In the digital age, new business opportunities arise and enterprises transform their strategy, structure, culture and processes using the potential and power of digital. The IDC MaturityScape benchmark framework is a…

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Digital Capability Framework Toolset

The Digital Capability Framework (DCF) is a strategic management toolset designed to help companies orchestrate digital business transformation using a structured approach. It incorporates the Business Transformation Management Methodology (BTM²), providing leaders with a holistic approach to digital business transformation, which has already been leveraged by transformation leaders…

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From the Digital 'Why' to the Digital ‘How’

In the words of a recent article titled The ‘Why’ Of Digital Transformation Is Clear. Now It’s Time For ‘How’. It’s vital to understand the need for digital business transformation, but the real challenge is in ‘doing it’ – and doing it well. But in the same way that it is easy to talk…

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6 Steps to Digital Transformation

The Digital Capability Framework (DCF) is a strategic management toolset designed to help companies innovate and orchestrate digital business transformation. Last week in this article, Shaekhar Bhartiya summarised six key steps involved when applying the DCF in digital enterprise transformation. Read how DHL used the DCF to…

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How to Digitise Your Business Strategy

Digital transformation is far more than simply using cloud services, launching an app or building a new web site. This recent Forrester Report explains that digital transformation requires a fundamental shift for most firms, and that true digital businesses continuously exploit digital technologies to both create new sources of value…

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Are You Fit for Transformation?

It’s one thing wanting to drive a digital enterprise transformation, but it’s another being ready to do it and the Digital Capability Framework describes the three transformation capabilities required as: 1. Innovation Capability 2. Business Transformation Capability 3. IT Excellence Developing sufficient maturity in…

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How to Increase Your Digital Quotient

While a certain anxiety has flourished around the need to become a digital enterprise, too many are embarking on the journey without the Innovation Capability, Transformation Capability and IT Excellence that are prerequisites to digital enterprise transformation. Discover what it takes to raise your…

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How to Take Advantage of Digital Technologies

Edited by Axel Uhl – Head of the Business Transformation Academy and Lars Gollenia – Head of SAP’s Global Business Transformation Services, the book “Digital Enterprise Transformation” provides an overview of the Digital Capability Framework (DCF) and helps explain how companies can take full advantage of digital…

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Chief Digital Officer Roadmap

The Chief Digital Officer (CDO) was said to become the 3rd most in-demand C-level position of 2015, but how can a newly appointed CDO generate momentum from day-one? This sample set of CDO goals can help the C-suite understand what to expect from a new…

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Creating Your Digital Business Model

Digital masters continually evangelise the business value of digitally enabled business models. and provide stakeholders with an agile investment roadmap. But what will it take to create your digital business model? and what does your digital capability framework look like?…

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What's Your Digital Capability Framework?

Too many companies are vulnerable to embarking on a digital enterprise transformation with the core focus on wanting certain digital technologies and then figuring out if and how they will add value to the firm after they have kicked off a project or programme. This smacks of the backward…

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What is the Digital Capability Framework?

The Digital Capability Framework (DCF) is essentially a digital transformation framework designed to help companies innovate and orchestrate digitally enabled business transformation. It helps companies analyse their current situation and identify new business cases, which are enabled by technology trends. Addressing both the technical and people side of transformation, this…

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