News Deck – Week 29/30 Preview

What else besides the headlines from flood, a failed merger and cyber?
Digitopia  found that 90% of businesses do not measure digital transformation strategy and are unaware of the progress that they have made throughout their journey. The same survey, which assessed businesses across the UK and Europe, also found that 65% of respondents blame this lack of awareness on being too busy with digital transformation itself to monitor its progress.

In this week’s edition of News Deck, we have collected together stories from across the industry, including:

  • Syncier intensely works to set up their platform business – now relying particularly in the growth of life run-off VW-heute (German)
  • Ecosystems are anywhere, nearly every core system vendor, and many data providers, have their own ecosystems to bring together sets of curated and pre-integrated point solutions and/or data sources – now there is something new: insurer-sponsored ecosystems like AXA XL’s Construction Ecosystem CelentAXA (English)

Read the full report here