Hortonworks subscribers across all major industries use Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP) to power advanced analytics applications for data discovery and predictive analytics. The insurance industry uses Hadoop to drive this type of innovation for usage-based insurance (UBI).
Cindy Maike is the GM for Insurance Solutions at Hortonworks, and later this month she will present on big data for UBI at Insurance Telematics Canada 2015. The conference begins on April 23rd in Toronto, and Cindy will present with Tammy Chen from Towers Watson and Gerry Lee from QA Consultants on “Data Makes the (UBI) World Go Round.”
Here’s a preview of what Cindy and the panel will discuss.
The heart of UBI is data. Any insurer needs to understand how to capture and store the telematic sensor data that powers UBI products. Cindy will answer questions about how to collect, store, and use that data in Hadoop.
Specifically, Cindy plans to discuss: