When it comes to digital edge locations and colocation data centres, preparing for digital transformation starts by shifting to an interconnection-first focus. By leveraging optimised solutions, such as an Interconnection-Oriented Architecture™, companies can benefit from digital platform strategies built on cloud and data analytics that accelerate business innovation, velocity and agility. It's what IDC calls the 3rd Platform – a new paradigm for business-enabling IT.
The 3rd Platform yields:
IDC believes that the approaches of DX leaders for use of IT at edge locations, smart data centre placement and dynamic interconnection play key roles in their accelerated digital transformation.