MedTech Insights: What’s your gut telling you?

We’re pleased to share OneBeacon Technology’s most recent whitepaper titled, “Microbiome: What is your gut telling you?” authored by Risk Control Medical Technology Specialist Elizabeth Marazzo. As you’ll read, Elizabeth explains the study of microbiomes, their impact on our individual well-being and how the life science and healthcare industries are harnessing these insights to improve medical treatments and preventive care.

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Virtual & Augmented Reality: Ready or Not, It’s Here!

In the technology industry, we’re always on the lookout for the next new thing. From social media to gaming to life science, we can always be assured of emerging opportunities to improve our business and personal experiences. On the near-term horizon is the more prevalent use of virtual reality and augmented reality devices for both commercial and leisure activities. “Virtual and Augmented Reality: The Next Major Computing and Communication Platform” authored by OneBeacon Technology Risk Control Specialist Tushar Nandwana is the subject of our latest whitepaper. The whitepaper defines the technology, discusses the brands currently – or shortly – offering VR/AR devices and describes their varied applications. As well, it discusses the risks associated with VR and AR, including inherent limitations and concerns.

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Click for a Diagnosis: The Emergence of Telemedicine

One of the more exciting opportunities afforded by technology is expanded access to medical expertise. Whether to serve those who live in remote areas or to engage far-flung specialists for second opinions, the advances of medical field are becoming increasingly available through this technology.

Telemedicine: Connecting the Healthcare Continuum” is the subject of our latest whitepaper authored by OneBeacon Technology Risk Control Specialist Norine McVann. The whitepaper defines telemedicine, outlines its current features/services delivered and its emerging usage. It also discusses telemedicine’s drawbacks and exposures.

We invite you to download this whitepaper and share it with those who may be interested in the subject matter. To browse our entire inventory of technology-focused whitepapers, visit our online library. Thanks for your interest!

Mobile & Personal Cloud Computing

Understanding how to best manage the inherent risks associated with “Mobile and Personal Cloud Computing” is the subject of our newest whitepaper authored by OneBeacon Technology Insurance risk control specialist Edgar Germer. In this paper, mobile cloud computing (“MCC”) is defined, including the various provider service models. As well, MCC security and how to win the “battle of the breaches” are discussed.

We invite you to view our complete library of over 20 technology-focused whitepapers on our dedicated technology insurance website: onebeacontech.com.

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Bring Your Own Device to Work

As persistent connectivity becomes a way of life, more employees are bringing their smartphones and tablets to work. This trend has given way to more seamless online access as employers increasingly allow using personal devices to connect to private networks. Yet while employees are excited to use their cutting edge devices for work, employers must be careful to adequately secure their networks and data from potential intrusions, malware and more.

OneBeacon Technology is pleased to announce our latest whitepaper titled “Bring Your Own Device: Personal Devices in a Corporate World” with insights and guidance on this phenomena. Authored by Technology Risk Control Specialist Elizabeth Marazzo, this whitepaper explains BYOD and its benefits, describes its inherent risks and outlines the steps to consider for mitigating potential exposures.