As insurers continue to seek greater efficiencies in their IT organizations, cloud computing has emerged as an attractive opportunity. While other industries already are realizing the benefits of cloud-based applications and infrastructure, however, insurance CIOs are challenged to identify which applications and processes are suitable for the cloud. How do insurers define "cloud computing," and where does it offer carriers the most value? What new competencies are required within IT departments to support the growth of cloud computing? And how can carriers ensure the performance and security of cloud initiatives?
Peggy Bresnick Kendler has been a writer for 30 years. She has worked as an editor, publicist and school district technology coordinator. During the past decade, Bresnick Kendler has worked for UBM TechWeb on special financialservices technology-centered ... View Full Bio