Legacy IT can bog down transformation efforts and with ever-evolving business, economic and cybersecurity risks, companies that fail to revolutionise their infrastructure and applications may fall behind in their innovation goals. Most enterprises today, need solutions designed specifically to handle the complexity and data-intensity of present-day IT environments and workloads.
The Fourth Industrial Revolution presents an incredible opportunity, as companies can leverage next-generation technologies and applications to potentially create a sustainable competitive advantage. However, harnessing the power of 4IR technologies requires leading-edge IT infrastructure to securely deliver and orchestrate distributed applications and data. It can also help achieve an optimal level of connectivity proficiency and compute efficacy to maximize value to the business.
Put simply, to prepare for a post-pandemic era, businesses should look beyond survival and renew their focus on innovation and growth. Furthermore, it is essential to select and leverage vendor partners that can help them transform their infrastructure and applications in accordance with the unique needs of their business.
This is where Lumen can help. Our Lumen platform is built to deliver the scale, speed and intelligence that complex, data-intensive cloud and edge applications need to thrive in the 4IR landscape. Lumen also brings together the talent, experience, infrastructure and capabilities customers require to achieve their Digital Transformation (DX) goals. Learn more about Lumen solutions and services that have helped organizations of all sizes accelerate their digital transformation journey.
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 Gartner, “Gartner Forecasts Worldwide IT Spending to Reach $4 Trillion in 2021”, April 07, 2021, https://www.gartner.com/en/newsroom/press-releases/2021-04-07-gartner-forecasts-worldwide-it-spending-to-reach-4-trillion-in-2021
 Gartner, “Gartner Forecasts Worldwide Public Cloud End-User Spending to Grow 18% in 2021”, November 17, 2020, https://www.gartner.com/en/newsroom/press-releases/2020-11-17-gartner-forecasts-worldwide-public-cloud-end-user-spending-to-grow-18-percent-in-2021
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