What is Digital Business Transformation? 

Digital Transformation seems to be a buzzword these days, but what does it truly mean? A digital transformation occurs when a business overhauls its processes, strategies, competencies, and activities to incorporate a mix of the newest technological opportunities into the organization to achieve desirable business outcomes. Those who have started to implement digital transformation initiatives are already benefiting from a more competitive, agile, collaborative, scalable and secure working environment.



Digital Transformation FAQs

Businesses are constantly evolving, but what does it mean for one to transform? Within the evolving technological landscape or the digital age, companies are undergoing digital business transformations to better their efficiency and competitiveness in the marketplace. Digital business transformation refers to the leveraging of modern, cloud-based technologies to transform a company’s work and IT environments for the betterment of that business. And contrary to popular belief, these digital business transformations do not end with the implementation of new digital technology, artificial intelligence, or machine learning. Rather, they provide continued opportunities for businesses to operate better, collaborate more, expand services, and greatly enhance their customer experience methodology.

All members of a business are impacted by a digital transformation including: business leaders, a company’s IT professionals, divisions using function-related software, and end-users. Despite the variety in position and responsibility, they all benefit from the following improvements. Read our blog to discover the business benefits of a digital transformation

  1. Gain Better Business Insight
  2. Protect and Control Data
  3. Simplify Processes
  4. Productivity as a Priority
  5. Modern Collaboration
  6. Reinvest and Reinvent

There is more to a digital business transformation than simply purchasing and implementing new technology. To succeed, a company’s employees must “buy in” to the transformation, and remain willing to adopt new practices. Regardless of IT and executive leadership, without business-wide support for implemented technological advancements, businesses will remain unable to maximize their return on investment. Learn more about what it takes to achieve the best culture for your transformation

  1. Communication and Transparency
  2. Clear Mission and Goals
  3. Champions for Change
  4. Culture of Collaboration

Everyone is talking about digital business transformation, but what does it truly mean to transform digitally? It occurs when an organization overhauls its processes, strategies, competencies and day-to-day business operations by leveraging technology capabilities to achieve desired business results. While the specific outcomes are unique to each business, these results often take the form of: improved operational and IT efficiency, greater employee productivity, reduced time to market, more agility with scalable systems, improved sales and marketing functions, stronger cybersecurity posture, and compliant practices. Digital business transformation is more of a technological journey than a simple, one-time transformation, but the results fundamentally reshape the business for the better.

When considering the implementation of digital transformation strategies, it is necessary to proactively assess for potential setbacks. With all the business resources involved, the process is an intricate one, requiring careful planning to avoid costly mishaps, resulting in maximizing the process’s ROI. Learn more about these possible digital transformation challenges.

  1. Misaligned Priorities
  2. Culture
  3. Budgetary Constraints
  4. Time Constraints
  5. Legacy Infrastructure and Systems
AIM Digital Transformation

Streamlined Communication

By transitioning to Microsoft 365, employees are able to work in a streamlined, collaborative, and secure environment.

Business Synergy

iCorps' Encompass program drives synergy between AIM's corporate employees and iCorps team of expert consultants.

iCorps Client Success Story: AIM

As an association that’s nearly 100 years old, AIM has always adapted to changing member needs, governmental structures, and technological expectations.
One of the first companies with whom iCorps worked to digitally transform, the Associated Industries of Massachusetts, now boasts a modern, secure, and collaborative workforce.

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Digital Transformation Webinar Series

AIM and iCorps Technologies teamed up to produce a webinar series on digital business transformation. In this series, you can expect to learn what digital transformation is and how you can utilize new technology practically for your business. The following videos will teach you how to:

  • Part 1: Leverage Technology to Be a Better Business:

    • What is digital transformation? What is driving the digital transformation shift? Learn which technologies to utilize to stay current in this rapidly transforming environment. 
  • Part 2: Get the Most Productivity From Your Employees

    • Some employees now expect to be able to access information anytime, anywhere. In this webinar, learn which factors may be impeding your employees' productivity and how to harness technology to elevate your business. 
  • Part 3: Build a More Secure Business

    • Cybersecurity is the foundation of IT services. Since it affects everyone, it is important to pay it attention during your transformation. In this webinar, walk through a real-world example of how your information could be compromised.  
  • Part 4: Enable a Mobile Workforce

    • What drives mobility? Is your business protected from mobility security threats? Learn how to create an agile, mobile, efficient workforce in this webinar. 

Digital Transformation eBook

Strategic Planning

Learn how to prepare for a company-wide digital transformation.

Comprehensive Benefits

Understand what your company stands to gain from a strategic digital transformation.

How to Seamlessly Execute Digital Transformation eBook

Digital Transformation seems to be a buzzword these days, but what does it truly mean? Our free downloadable guide can help you better understand how to successfully execute digital transformation. 

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Begin Your Digital Transformation

Cloud Computing Solutions

If your business isn't tapping into the benefits of the cloud yet, we can help. As an award-winning Microsoft cloud partner, iCorps is uniquely qualified to assess your business's cloud readiness and determine which cloud IT solutions support your goals most effectively.  


Enterprise Security Solutions

Today's threat landscape is changing. Our custom solutions support on-premise and cloud-based businesses, securing critical data through regulatory and industry best practices. Learn more about protecting your business with enterprise security tools.  


Fully Outsourced IT

Your business relies on how effectively your technology performs and supports your daily operations.  The iCorps EncompassTM program is a proactive, predictable spend IT support services model that is ideal for businesses of all sizes.


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In-Depth Analysis

iCorps’ Cloud Readiness Assessment offers a clear understanding of your business's IT infrastructure and which parts of your IT infrastructure are ready for the cloud. 

Detailed Deliverable

iCorps will provide you with a detailed cloud migration roadmap outlining cloud recommendations and best-practices, that are on scope, on budget, and on time. 

Ready for a Move to the Cloud?

Cloud Computing offers a variety of business benefits, but it also comes with a lot of questions. Where do you start? And will the cloud really work for YOUR specific business?

iCorps' Cloud Readiness Assessment is the first step to determining whether your business is viable for a cloud platform.

Request a Cloud Readiness Assessment