Digitization can be seen as a sociological project. It uses social structures, makes social dynamics visible, and generates its added value from these forms of pattern recognition.
The sociological aspect is to recognize or generate patterns of order and to do something with them.
NASSEHI, Armin, 2019. Muster: Theorie der digitalen Gesellschaft. München: C.H. Beck. ISBN 978-3-406-74024-4, p. 18–19