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The new network economy will coalesce around fewer ecosystems

Insurance is a prime digital network example, as it touches life, health, property, and travel. By 2025, many insurers will be engaging with cross-industry ecosystem providers and defining opportunities, beyond managing risk.

See how insurance companies are succeeding with SAP

SAP Road Map for Insurance

Explore our insurance industry road map to learn about the digital transformation activities that are underway, like augmenting human understanding with machine learning and AI, as well as the future direction of our insurance suite.

Current release highlights

  • Machine learning service ticket intelligence – categorization proposal 
  • Streamlined interface for creating new business applications for SAP Policy Management
  • Consistency check for reinsurance treaty calculation rules
  • SAP Fiori app enabling analysis of changes in insurance liabilities

Upcoming innovations

  • Claims management for insurance integration into SAP Commerce, financial services accelerator
  • Enhancement of SAP Fiori app to provide the first notice of loss
  • Improved data archiving and reduced data footprint in SAP Policy Management
  • Conversational voice interfaces and machine learning

Future plans

  • Integrate insurance-specific processes in SAP S/4HANA with SAP Insurance Sales Assistant
  • Continue innovating our portfolio by integrating machine learning, blockchain, and the IoT
  • Incorporate insurance-specific processes in SAP cloud solutions
  • Add an integration layer for SAP and partner-driven GRC applications and services on SAP Business Technology Platform

Get the facts

30 %

reduction in time to market for new products by companies that institute formal lifecycle processes.

SAP Performance Benchmarking

23 %

higher revenue for organisations that use information to identify strategic and competitive advantages.

SAP Performance Benchmarking

45 %

increase in new customer revenue for companies that measure the effectiveness of sales and marketing.

SAP Performance Benchmarking

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Adopt the SAP S/4HANA Cloud platform to become a best-run insurance business by using a proven technology framework. Realise instant value by taking advantage of technologies such as the Internet of Things, Big Data, real-time analytics, and enterprise mobility solutions.

SAP S/4HANA for financial products subledger

Centralise your accounting data and rules for financial instruments and insurance contracts with this multi-entity subledger solution. Significantly reduce costs and make it easier to reconcile different sets of books, while simplifying the preparation of estimated cashflows provided by actuarial systems.

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What are analysts saying about trends in insurance?

Uncover keys to success from insurance experts

Learn how you can overcome some of your greatest challenges today and in the future by becoming an interconnected company that can work effectively across functions and enable digital transformation.

Exceed expectations with the latest IT innovations

Redefine the insurance business model

Give insurance customers and partners the simple, personalised products and services they expect using advanced analytics and data monetization.

Get the latest news and trends from experts

Toni Tomic
Global VP Insurance

360 degrees of experience management

See how SAP is making it easier for insurers to combine X-data and O-data and gain actionable insights at every step of the customer journey.

Volker Mohr
Chief Solution Manager

Driving transformation with cloud-based technology

Discover how the SAP S/4HANA for financial products subledger can keep insurers at the forefront of a rapidly changing landscape.

Mainak Patel
Sr. Principal, Industry Value Engineering

The Intelligent Enterprise for the insurance industry

Learn how digital engagement, protection services, and data-driven insights are key to making the shift from risk management to prediction and prevention.

Communities and Events

Join the SAP for Insurance Community

Visit our community to learn about innovations and trends in insurance through blogs, discussions, and events with fellow SAP customers and experts.

SAP Financial Services Live 2020

Join international insurance business leaders digitally to discover the power of SAP innovation in driving the intelligent financial services enterprise of the future. 

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