Big data security challenges for insurers

 The Industrial Internet, the Internet of Things (IoT), mobile devices, and network connected sensors (such as connected vehicles) are increasingly drivers for change in the digital economy as is the shift to doing business in the cloud. The word “cloud” conjures up perceptions of unprotected data and a risk that the data could exist outside the country where it originated. This perception of a lack of security has been a major barrier to mainstream adoption, but that is about to change as data integrity standards for data security and information assurance emerge that will make outsourcing to the cloud more secure than in corporate data centers.

Big data security challenges for insurers