The impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on the Digital Transformation - Acceleration factor or blocker?
The digital transformation or Industry 4.0 in itself presents many companies with not to be despised challenges. The increasing digitization and digital networking from development to production to sales, commissioning and maintenance are fundamentally changing the success factors. This also applies to the Covid-19 pandemic, from whose sometimes very dramatic effects no company can escape. The presentation discusses mechanisms of action that must now be taken into account so that the corona crisis does not turn into a crisis of digital transformation. Because now it is important to be able to process the impulse or, more accurately, the shock in a forward-looking sense.