To continue my series of blog posts about how to practice the Internet of Things in different sectors, here is one for the Insurance sector.
One of the biggest opportunities of the Internet of Things for product manufacturers is to make their existing products smarter. A famous examples is what our client Philips have done with their smart Hue lights, making the traditional dull light bulb into something inspiring. They have made several of their lights wirelessly connected so that they can be controlled in a number of ways. Obviously they can be turned on and off, but also to some intensity somewhere in-between. Even the color can be changed, and all this can be controlled from their mobile apps. But they wanted to go further by becoming a part of the ecosystem around lights, so we helped them build an API that can be used by any third-party developers building solutions that include their lights [...]
To read the whole post and interact, please visit the SogetiLabs blog: Internet of Things in the Insurance Sector