Indonesia has entered the DNA (Device, Network, and Application) era, which encourages faster digital transformation and touches almost all sectors of life. Another impact is very fast growth for digital businesses and applications.
Indonesia has entered the era of DNA (Device, Network, and Application), which encourages faster digital transformation and touches almost all sectors of life. Another impact is very fast growth for digital businesses and applications.
A classic study from the international telecommunications agency ITU (International Telecommunication Union) states that an increase in penetration of 1 percent of fixed broadband internet infrastructure will be able to increase GDP per capita by 0.08 percent.
Along with the rise of digitalization, increasing adoption of internet use, and the development of digital technology to improve the quality of human life, the ITU conducted a recent 2018 study which concluded that a 1 percent increase in the digital ecosystem development index could increase GDP per capita by 0.14 percent, even labor productivity. up to 0.26 percent.
On the other hand, the Covid-19 pandemic has also accelerated the digital transformation process, amid the increasing need for people to be active and work from home.
In the midst of thousands or even millions of digital solution offerings that are out there, application developers or digital service providers need to bring innovations that add value to users and stakeholders around them. McKinsey research shows that 71 percent of global consumers prefer offerings from the integrated digital ecosystem model, which has a potential to reach US$60 trillion by 2025.
One of the actors in the integrated digital ecosystem, PT Solusi Sinergi Digital Tbk or Surge, agrees with this view.
CEO of PT Solusi Sinergi Digital Tbk (Surge) Hermansjah Haryono stated that as a player in the telecommunication and internet industry, what has always been a challenge is how to create an ecosystem that accelerates digital transformation, and can also provide more benefits for the wider community and shareholders.
“We are gradually solving this challenge with an integrated digital ecosystem model, where we launch various latest initiatives and collaborate with partners who share the same mission to encourage the improvement of the public’s quality of life through digital transformation,” he said in an official statement received by Bisnis.