Professionals have been facing challenges when it comes to the topic of digital transformation or DX. Digital transformation can be defined as the integration of digital technology into all areas of a business. This transformation typically results in fundamental changes to how your business will operate and how you will deliver value to your customers, partners, and community. Lately, there has been a large amount of pressure to launch big digital changes in order to gain a competitive advantage. As a result of this new digital transformation era, many books have been published on the subject. These books include strategies for overcoming and adapting to digital transformation. Listed below are four books that experts have recommended:
Edge: Value-Driven Digital Transformation by Jim Highsmith, Linda Luu, and David Robinson
EDGE provides a framework to help enterprises transform with practical advice. It contains clear methodologies and strategies for digital transformation initiatives with an emphasis on outcomes
This book is most useful for organizations in need of an operating model to help them thrive during change.
The Digital Playbook Transformation by David L. Rogers
The Digital Playbook shows how pre-digital-era companies can reinvigorate their game plans, capture the new digital opportunities and rethink their underlying assumptions in five domains of strategy: customers, competition, data, innovation, and value.
A great read for businesses struggling to successfully ignite their digital transformation.
Leading Digital: Turning Technology Into Business Transformation by George Westerman, Didier Bonnet, and Andrew McAfee
Leading Digital highlights how enterprises in finance, manufacturing, and pharmaceuticals industries are using digital to gain strategic and competitive advantage.
This book is useful for anyone interested in becoming a digital master.
The DevOps Handbook: How to Create World-Class Agility, Reliability, and Security in Technology Organizations by Gene Kim, Jez Humble, Patrick Debois, and John Willis
The DevOps Handbook proposes that the management of technology is a key component for competitiveness in a digital marketplace. It offers research and insight on the role that effective DevOps strategy and development can make on a company.
This guidebook provides leaders with methods to improve organizational learning by creating cultural norms and initiating the right digital practices.