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Content tagged with Channels posted in January 2012
Which Auto Insurer Has The Best Mobile Site?
Commentary  |  1/31/2012  | 
User experience consultants KeyLime Interactive ranked the top mobile apps and websites among car insurers.
Aetna Exploring iPad Solution for Reduced Tobacco Use
News  |  1/26/2012  | 
The company is working with Columbia University to develop a clinical decision support system that dentists can use to encourage their patients to quit smoking.
XL Launches New Claims Portal on Accenture Platform
News  |  1/24/2012  | 
The insurer used Accenture Claim Components to build a portal allowing web and mobile-based access to claims information.
6 Predictions For Business Intelligence In 2012
Commentary  |  1/20/2012  | 
A look at in-memory analysis, visual discovery, big data, mobile BI, cloud and social BI achievements in 2011 and forecasts for the year ahead.
The Insurance Industry's New Normal: Driver of Change or Complacency?
Commentary  |  1/19/2012  | 
Deloitte's 2012 Global Insurance Outlook says technology must be at the center of any insurer's strategies for coping with the current market conditions. But have we heard this before?
Progressive Puts Agent Portal On IPad
News  |  1/18/2012  | 
Agents using Apple's tablet computer can quote and sell policies with it, while those who prefer Android will gain the capability in the next few months.
5 Digital Marketing Imperatives for Life Insurers
Commentary  |  1/18/2012  | 
There's plenty of opportunity out there for life insurers to grow their books of business, if they can reach the right prospects, according to Rose Cahill, insurance VP for marketing services company Acxiom. She shared with I&T her top tips for carriers to embrace digital marketing capabilities and get more people signed up.
Q&A: Michael Dell on Client Computing, Virtualization and Innovation
News  |  1/13/2012  | 
Michael Dell recently met with Techweb editors to discuss the company's adaptation to a changing consumer and business computing market through continued device innovation and expansion in storage, networking and virtualization technology.
X by 2's Top IT Challenges for Insurers in 2012
Commentary  |  1/6/2012  | 
Partners from the Farmington Hills, Mich.-based consultancy identify nine challenges that will have the widest impact on insurers' core business and technology initiatives during the coming year.
Lincoln Financial's New Consumer Insights Group Focuses Heavily on Analytics
News  |  1/5/2012  | 
The group, which will be headed by Emily Pachuta within the company's Insurance Solutions/Retirement Solutions division, continues a trend among insurers toward more data-driven marketing efforts.
CURE Insurance COO Eric Poe Dishes on Text-to-Pay
Commentary  |  1/5/2012  | 
The New Jersey-based auto insurer wanted to make payments more convenient for its customers that wanted it without increasing costs for all of them, its COO tells Insurance & Technology.

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