Intelligent CIO Africa Issue 60 - Page 22


85 % of industrial businesses to increase investment in Digital Transformation and sustainability , AVEVA Survey Finds

AVEVA , a global provider of industrial software , driving Digital Transformation and sustainability , has revealed that 85 % of businesses plan to increase their investment in Digital Transformation over the next three years in order to tackle climate change , embrace automation and unlock the performance benefits of advanced technologies . The findings were drawn from an AVEVAcommissioned survey titled Approaching The Age of Performance that focused on innovation priorities of senior industry leaders and managers .

AVEVA surveyed over 850 Digital Transformation experts across industries such as manufacturing including large-scale agribusiness and food and beverage , infrastructure , energy , power and chemical processing . The objective was to understand the different market opportunities , pressures and innovations driving industries to embrace digital operations , using a combination of AI , industrial software and human insight to deliver unprecedented performance .
“ Industrial leaders are leveraging advanced analytics and digital innovation to rethink how they design , engineer and operate ,” said Ravi Gopinath , Chief Strategy Officer and Chief Cloud Officer , AVEVA . “ Bringing together rich , timely and accurate industrial
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