While the biblical injunction against envy is unequivocal, inside the walls of an insurance company a little envy may be a good thing, especially when a successful implementation of a technology in one department spurs its deployment elsewhere in the enterprise.

This case for coveting seems particularly strong in the instance of business analytics, which often enters an insurance company in one department only to spread elsewhere. While relatively established in claims and underwriting, analytics is also finding fertile ground in areas such as marketing and agency management. Insurers, it seems, have analytical needs across the enterprise.

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