Easily Understand Digitisation, Digitalisation and Digital Transformation

Rapid technological advancement has changed the world.


As the corporate world shifts to accommodate the exciting features of the digital age, words like Digitisation, Digitalisation and Digital Transformation are used frequently.


But what exactly do they mean, and what is the difference between the three?



Let's split the digital journey into three stages.



Stage 1: Digitisation


The first thing you'll need to do in your journey is digitisation.


Digitisation refers to the conversion of information from analog to digital formats. There is no change to the process – only the format is changed.


Examples of digitisation include:

  • Scanning documents to save it as a PDF

  • Converting old analog media to digital

  • Manually keying in customer information from