In April 2016, TechAssure selected OneBeacon Insurance Group as its newest technology insurance partner. Through this affiliation, TechAssure member companies can access OneBeacon’s capabilities and resources that are tailored for technology businesses. OneBeacon Technology Insurance™ will be the dedicated resource for this sponsorship.

TechAssure Association is a not-for-profit organization of the leading independent insurance brokers who specialize in technology-based products and services, including life sciences, telecommunications, digital media, clean tech, and government contractors, as well as the venture capital and private equity firms that fund them.

Read the full press release TechAssure Association Announces OneBeacon As Exclusive Technology Insurance Partner.

Contacts

Garrett Droege  704.728.7232  |  garrett@techassure.com  |  techassure.org

Mary Fisk-Bieker 781.332.7062  |  mbieker@onebeacontech.com

Working with OneBeacon Technology Insurance™ means you can rely on an exceptionally responsive team that is highly knowledgeable about the dynamic technology industry. We don’t just know tech, we’re passionate about it and those who share our focus. Stay connected and in the know about emerging issues and risk management matters through our Tech Risk blog.

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Besides consulting and planning, our risk control expertise is available to you through our whitepapers and safety tips.

Whitepaper

Virtual and Augmented Reality

The field of virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) is gaining steam with a multitude of companies designing and developing products to take us to the next level. This has been fueled by advances in technology such as increased hardware processing power, better software algorithms and displays that are sharper, lighter and more power efficient, coupled with more affordable technology.

Whitepaper

Mobile and Personal Cloud Computing - The Next Step in Cloud Computing

As the number of internet-enabled mobile devices grows, unfortunately so do malicious web-based threats. So how can businesses manage the opportunities and exposures associated with cloud computing and Mobile Cloud Computing (MCC)? This whitepaper provides an overview of these maturing technologies, security issues and the IT industry countermeasures to address them. As the technology behind cloud computing is the foundation for MCC, this paper provides a discussion of cloud computing before addressing MCC.

Whitepaper

Wearable Technology - Function, Fit, Fashion, Fun

Have you seen a person wearing a laptop strapped to their back or someone jogging along the street with probes and cables dangling from various parts of their body? The answer is most certainly “no.”  However, due to the ongoing miniaturization of electronic components and increasing computing power, these same electronic technologies are now available in devices known as “wearable technology” or “wearable devices.” This whitepaper touches on the current and future uses of wearable technology, as well as the obstacles that designers and manufacturers of these products face.