Next Generation Technology Trends

... important watch points for insurers

Deborah M. Smallwood, Senior Partner
Publication Date:
January 3, 2011
Number of Pages:
$95.00 USD

This SMA Insights Research Brief looks at the five next generation technology trends that are now having the most impact on the insurance industry and will continue to be of key importance in the next few years. It is not new news that technology plays a significant role in the insurance business. The automation of business processes has been instrumental in shaping the competitive landscape for many years. The new news is the momentum and the pace of adoption. This report outlines how five next generation technology trends are influencing the business of insurance, the behavior of the buyers of insurance, and the distribution channels.  

The information will be useful for:

  • Identifying the five technology areas that insurers should be watching most closely
  • understanding how the five key technology areas are impacting the insurance industry
  • defining the imperative actions that insurers need to be taking

The list of the top 5 next generation technology trends stems from SMA's latest research and interviews with leading executives across the entire insurance ecosystem as well as SMA's direct experience in working with insurance companies of all sizes and business lines.