“The Spanish telecommunications company Telefonica O2, for example, adopted RPA several years ago for back-office administrative tasks and got ROIs of between 650% and 800%.
These six strategies can help guide the data science team toward a greater chance of success in these cross-unit projects.
- Focus on partnerships with AI-friendly business units.
- Select projects with tangible values and a clear path to production.
- Foster stakeholder trust and sponsorship in advance of development.
- Build reusable AI products to drive scale.
- Use PoCs selectively, but create a path to implementation.
- Manage the project pipeline toward full implementation.”