Microsoft Hong Kong and OneDegree revolutionise InsurTech and cybersecurity sectors with Azure OpenAI

OneDegree Global, a foremost technology start-up making waves in the InsurTech and cybersecurity sectors, and Microsoft Hong Kong, a division of the global technology giant, have announced a strategic partnership.

This partnership is established to integrate Microsoft Azure’s OpenAI Service into OneDegree’s IXT InsurTech and Cymetrics cybersecurity solutions. The collaboration represents an exciting leap forward, providing innovative solutions to tackle pressing industry issues.

OneDegree Global is a Singapore-based technology company with a presence across Asia. It provides IXT modern insurance core solutions and Cymetrics cybersecurity services to insurers and enterprises. It aims to drive InsurTech and cybersecurity innovations and holds ISO 27001 and ISO 27017 certifications.

On the other hand, Microsoft enables digital transformation for the intelligent cloud and edge era. Its mission is to empower everyone and every organisation globally to achieve more. In this case, Microsoft Hong Kong provides enterprise-grade reliability, security, and global availability through its Azure platform, supporting OneDegree’s new applications and innovations.

The partnership will bring to the market OneDegree’s IXT Seeble and Cymetrics Copilot. IXT Seeble is a breakthrough InsurTech solution that streamlines complex tasks for insurers. It enhances the insurance customer service experience by serving as an intelligent assistant. Cymetrics Copilot is a GPT-powered cybersecurity assistant that effectively addresses cybersecurity threats, ensuring business continuity.

OneDegree’s latest experimental Generative AI features were unveiled at the InsureTech Connect Asia 2023 conference in Singapore. The advancements disrupt traditional approaches and transform the way insurers and organisations tackle complex challenges.

Kelvin Tse, head of global partner solutions at Microsoft Hong Kong, said, “We are excited to partner with OneDegree Global and provide them with the power of Azure OpenAI Service to accelerate innovation in the insurtech industry.” He further noted the Azure platform’s reliability, security, and global availability and how it supports OneDegree’s new applications and innovations.

In response, Alex Leung, co-founder of OneDegree, said, “This strategic partnership allows us to unlock the full potential of artificial intelligence, delivering unparalleled value to our clients and accelerating product innovations. Together, we are shaping the future of InsurTech and cybersecurity.”

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