Digitization, digitalization and digital transformation: the differences

Digitization, digitalization and digital transformation are three terms we use since many years but often in the wrong sense. An exploration of the differences as they do matter.

Recently we heard someone saying he wanted to digitize his business. It sounded weird. The digitization of an entire business: how do you do that? Turn everyone and everything in bits and bytes? Automate everything and replace humans by robots? Connect everything that is unconnected so far with IoT (the Internet of Things)?