Looking Forward to IASA: Aite Group’s Stephen Applebaum
Hot topics discussed at the conference include business innovation and agile process transformation; the management and analysis of “big data”; a focus on customer-centricity; and evolving mobile and portal solutions for insurance distribution.
5 Steps Insurers Can Take to Meet Consumer Demand for e-Payment Capabilities
The maturing of e-payments technology, changing customer demographics and the shift to a customer-centric approach to winning and retaining policyholders are combining to are compel insurers to change the way they interact with customers during the payment process. The author presents five steps toward adopting e-payments capabilities.
Top Technologies for the 2012 Hurricane Season
The 2012 Atlantic hurricane season, which officially begins June 1, is likely to be relatively mild compared to recent years. But even a less-active season or a Category 1 storm places tremendous demands on insurance companies in terms of risk modeling and underwriting, catastrophe response and claims management/payments. Here’s a review of some of the key technologies and tools insurers must have in their arsenals to provide the right levels of service during the 2012 hurricane season.
Japan's SBI Insurance Selects Guidewire InsuranceSuite
InsuranceSuite will provide SBI Insurance the system architecture will enable high levels of flexibility and scalability, in line with the insurer's information systems policy of "compact systems" and "compact operations."