Celent Says

Is Tort Law a Roadblock for Driverless Cars?

December 26, 2013

Tort and liability issues will flash a yellow go-slow light for driverless cars for years, but will not shut down the road altogether.

Lessons for Auto/Motor Insurers from Disruption in the Music Industry

December 16, 2013

Insurers that invest in building innovation as a corporate capability will be positioned to react to disruptive threats.

Bending the Supply Chain Into a Supply Network

August 28, 2013

A profile of some financial services companies that are using social networks to create new collaboration patterns with their customers, distributors and employees

The Product Configuration Dilemma

July 23, 2013

When insurers buy a new core system, they're not just buying the technology, they're buying an underlying model for how an insurer should operate.

3 Common Misconceptions About Innovation Among Insurers

July 10, 2013

Certain bits of common wisdom are falsely being presented as reasons for insurers to avoid an all-in commitment to innovation.

Buying Insurance Apps in the U.S. Means Deciding Between Process and Content

June 20, 2013

Carriers seeking new solutions must dig deep into the IP supplied with modern insurance software to be sure they understand the commitment required to fully deploy these solutions.

Insurers Take Part in a Social Discussion about Social Media

May 23, 2013

A fruitful group discussion on social media among ACORDLOMA attendees unveiled shared experiences and progress being made with social business.

Thundering Pace of Insurance Software Acquisitions Continues

May 15, 2013

Three items to watch in the wake of the latest big-name technology vendor acquisition.

The Future of Technology in the Workplace

May 9, 2013

Celent’s first U.K. CIO Roundtable lends a varied discussion on the future of IT operations as well as engaging suppliers of innovation.

New Gadgets and What They Could Mean for Insurers

April 11, 2013

Gadget Show Live shows off the technologies that will be defining major advancements in the year to come.

A New Data Mantra: Capture Everything

April 1, 2013

Most current data strategies weed out all data that doesn't point to a single end, but that may be selling the potential of your company's data way short.

Mobile as a Source of Microinsurance Innovation

March 19, 2013

Insurers looking to tap into Latin American markets may be surprised to find high levels of mobile usage.

Realizing the ROI of Social Media

February 28, 2013

Adapting social practices in core systems operations may be insurers' best opportunity to leverage social networks.

5 Management Lessons from Steve Jobs

February 14, 2013

Despite some of Jobs' more extreme eccentricities, his management skills offer sound advice for insurers striving to be innovative.

Auto Insurers' Losses, Premiums are Certain to Drop—Eventually

February 7, 2013

Technology is poised to shake up the auto insurance marketplace; industry veterans discuss how and when that will happen.