Archive for April, 2012

Over one hundred years ago, Jung predicted man’s struggle with his humanity in the face of industrialisation. He wrote quite eloquently about the rise of depression resulting from us struggling to redefining our self-worth having lost our sense of purpose to the rise of the machines. A century later, we face another wave of technological […]

Apr 30th, 2012 | Filed under Insurance

In our recent work in Latin America, it is clear that in the process of selecting core systems for countries such as Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Mexico and Peru, Insurers have been more focused on delivery and support capabilities than in the product. All vendors claim quick time to market, low TCO, quick ROI, strong […]

Apr 24th, 2012 | Filed under Emerging Markets, Insurance, Market Trends, Vendors

This week, the Celent team have been developing the content for a workshop that we will take to our clients to explore what the world of insurance could like in 2022 once the disruptive effects of today’s technology evolutions take hold, such as cloud, ‘Big Data’, and SoMoLo (Social, Mobile and Local). Although sometimes in […]

Apr 20th, 2012 | Filed under IT, Market Trends, Strategy

Once again, Celent has teamed up with the Insurance Times for the 2012 Technology in Insurance Awards. These awards are the only dedicated insurance technology awards in the United Kingdom for general insurance. Last year’s awards were a huge success in recognising some terrific successes in our industry. We had 140 people attend a cocktail […]

Apr 12th, 2012 | Filed under Insurance, IT, Market Trends