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4 Rising Trends in Enterprises: Cloud, Automation, Experience, and Compliance

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4 Rising Trends in Enterprises: Cloud, Automation, Experience, and Compliance  

When you’re running a business, you have a bunch of different tools and processes that you need to manage in order to keep everything running smoothly. It’s kind of like having a bunch of different puzzle pieces that you need to fit together just right in order to create a complete picture. 

Now, let’s say you want to take your business to the next level – maybe you want to expand your customer base, improve your productivity, or streamline your operations. In order to do that, you need to find ways to make those puzzle pieces fit together more seamlessly, and that’s where these four rising trends come in when we look at the current digital market. 

1. Cloud

First, there’s the cloud revolution, especially after the pandemic. The cloud acts as a giant virtual warehouse where you can store all of your puzzle pieces. Instead of having to keep everything on-site, companies can put it all in the cloud and access it from anywhere, at any time. This makes it easier to share information and collaborate with others, and it also provides a more flexible and scalable infrastructure for businesses and organizations. On the other hand, this implies new cybersecurity challenges and sophisticated threats that can inflict some serious damage. 

 2. Automation:

Next up is automation, which acts like a robot that can help put those puzzle pieces together. With automation, it is possible to use software and other tools to automate repetitive tasks and streamline your workflows, thus reducing time and money, and also opening the possibility of reducing the risk of errors or delays in the process. 

 3. Experience:

Then there’s experience. Imagine how it would be like trying to put together a puzzle, but without the picture on the box to guide you. That’s what it can feel like for customers or employees if they don’t have a clear understanding of what your business does or how to use your products or services. By focusing on experience, especially the digital aspect of it nowadays, you can create a more user-friendly and engaging environment that helps people feel confident and empowered. 

 4. Compliance:

Finally, there’s compliance, functioning as the rules and regulations that govern how you can put your puzzle together. By staying compliant, companies can ensure to all society that they’re operating ethically and responsibly, which can also avoid costly fines or serious legal issues down the road. 

Tip: To ensure that your company is in compliance, use an ITAM solution such as CIQ® SmartCenter™. Learn more about this solution here.


All of these rising trends are important in 2023 because they help businesses adapt to the new digital market. Customers and employees expect fast, convenient, and seamless experiences, and businesses that can provide that will be more competitive and successful in the long run. It’s as simple as that. 

By leveraging the aforementioned aspects: cloud, automation, experience, and compliance, businesses can take a more critical and serious look at their own organization, aiming to create a more agile and responsive infrastructure that can keep up with ever-changing demands and trends. 

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Collective IQ® is a digital employee experience(DEX) solution that provides valuable information about how are employees interacting with their digital work tools, making room for improvement and fine-tuning of processes, while also alleviating much of the repetitive work which would fall under the IT team’s responsibility, leaving these professionals to draw their attention to more complex tasks. 

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