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Market Insight: How to Position and Differentiate CDN and Digital Enablement Services for Insurance

Published: 31 July 2019

ID: G00390902

Analyst(s): James Ingham , Brandon Medford , Ted Chamberlin


The insurance industry trails other verticals in digital maturity, but investment in digital transformation is growing. CSP product managers responsible for CDN and digital acceleration products should use this research as a guide for productizing CDN to insurance organizations.

Table Of Contents


Background and Context

  • CDN Is No Longer Just About Caching the Content
  • Public Cloud Service Effect
  • The Relevance of a Vertical Focus

The Impact

  • Establish a Center of Excellence
  • Address the Complexity of the Legacy Origins
  • Understand Effects of Compliance and Regulations
  • Leverage Increasing Cloud Adoption
  • Adoption of Agile at the Edge
  • Support for Open System Architecture
  • Support Preferred Migration Priorities


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