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Life Insurers Must Prepare Now for the Internet of Things

Published: 25 September 2013

ID: G00257692

Analyst(s): Steven Leigh


The Internet of Things provides a wealth of new data, and an extraordinary set of opportunities and challenges. Life insurance CIOs need to create an infrastructure that makes it possible to leverage this new data in existing underwriting and to support continuous underwriting.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Prepare the IT Infrastructure to Collect, Manage and Benefit From the Data Delivered by the Internet of Things
    • Recommendations
  • Use the Innovations Enabled by the Internet of Things to Deliver Continuous Underwriting
    • Recommendations

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