As published by Ernst & Young about their research; the 10 Business Risks facing mining and metals 2017-2018, and up there with some of the biggest concerns is the cyber risk, digital effectiveness in an increasingly digital world and the ever-growing risk surrounding regulatory policy.
About Digital Effectiveness, mining companies should focus on using digital to solve the most urgent business problem; improving productivity and margin across the value chain.
Digital mining, as EY points out, is not a new concept, but there is a disconnect between the potential form digital transformation and the poor track record of successful implementation. As the need for technology shifts, it won’t always be a case of productivity, companies risk falling being by competition unless they remain at the forefront of this technological change.
So it needs more concern to change the corporate habit so the digital transformation will going well. And until the end of the year, another publicity said the 2019 trend is still: Digital Transformation.