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Insurance CIOs Need to Strategically Adopt Multicloud for Core Platform Components to Avoid Chaos and Escalating Costs

Published: 06 May 2019

ID: G00385242

Analyst(s): Sham Gill

Summary

Insurance CIOs confronted with business demands for agility and differentiation will face having to deploy their insurance platform across multiple cloud environments. CIOs will need to effectively deal with complex integration, aggregation, customization and governance across diverse topologies.

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Analysis

Impacts and Recommendations

  • Advances in Public Cloud Offerings and Adoption of Cloud-Native Services Will Increasingly Force Insurance CIOs to Manage Multicloud Insurance Core Platform Environments
  • Without a Coordinated Multicloud Integration Strategy, CIOs Risk Having a Chaotic and Expensive IT Environment
  • Insurance CIOs Considering Multicloud Will Need to Strengthen Their Cloud Management Capabilities but Face Varying Depths of Functionality and Support

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