Blog Archive

March 2018

Last year (2017) was quite an active year for natural disasters and was a true testament of the impact that insurers make in times of need. While claims continue to roll in, 2017 could be the costliest catastrophe loss year in U.S. history.

“Is my data more secure in the cloud than it is on premises―or less secure?” That’s one of those million-dollar questions, isn’t it? Fortunately, we can easily answer that question in a single blog post…

I love technology. It’s one of the reasons I live in Silicon Valley (aka Nerdvana). And although I’d like to say I’m young for my age, I’m old enough to remember LBPC (life before personal computing). Amongst the valley’s cultural attractions, my favorite is the Computer History Museum. As I tour the displays, I remember working with equipment and systems that are called artifacts today.

Rumors and debate abound in the UK property and casualty (P&C) insurance market about what Amazon’s intentions are for this industry, especially after the furor that has been caused over the last several months by observers noting the company’s hiring campaign to attract experienced insurance professionals.

Can predictive analytics forecast if predictive analytics will transform the insurance industry? 

If you were to ask someone ten years ago, you might have thought ‘yeah right.’