Cisco Outlines Steps to Help Organisations Become IoT Ready

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Cisco Outlines Steps to Help Organisations Become IoT Ready

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Cisco has outlined the vital key steps that organisations in South Africa will need to implement in order to become fully digital to embrace the Internet of Things (IoT) era.

Friday, December 4, 2015 - 12:05pm

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Cisco has outlined the vital key steps that organisations in South Africa will need to implement in order to become fully digital to embrace the Internet of Things (IoT) era.

According to the Cisco Digital Vortex: 941 leaders whitepaper most organisations are not ready to adopt digitisation. The findings show that:

  • Only 1 in 4 leaders globally, say they are being sufficiently proactive about digitisation. This means that only 25 percent describe their approach to digital disruption as proactive—willing to disrupt themselves in order to compete.
  • Likewise, digital disruption is not seen as worthy of board-level attention in about 45 percent of companies (on average across industries).
  • In addition, 43 percent of companies either do not acknowledge the risk of digital disruption, or have not addressed it sufficiently.
  • Nearly a third are taking a “wait and see” approach, in hopes of emulating successful competitors.

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