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Content tagged with Security posted in January 2002
The Credit Scoring Paradox
News  |  1/16/2002  | 
Many online insurance customers abandon the quote/application process because insurance companies require sensitive personal information in order to receive an accurate quote. Insurers must learn to balance online insurance users' demand for accurate rate quotes with their reluctance to share sensitive information, according to Gomez, Inc.
Insurance Loses Jobs, But Not In IT
News  |  1/9/2002  | 
Tech execs say industry will fare better during tough economic times, and may even benefit from IT cuts in other industries.
Doing More with a Little Bit Less
News  |  1/9/2002  | 
Insurance technology budgets will increase—modestly—in 2002, with a continued focus on CRM, security and e-business, top tech execs forecast.
The New Look of Security
News  |  1/9/2002  | 
Security threats are changing rapidly and insurance companies are scrambling to adapt security systems and policies to cope.
Keep the Faith: CIOs Forecast Some IT Budget Growth in 2002
News  |  1/3/2002  | 
The news on the technology spending front isn't great, but it's somewhat better than expected, according to new research from two major investment banks. According to a survey from Morgan Stanley, CIOs expect modest budget growth in 2002 and anticipate that spending will focus mainly on e-commerce initiatives, security software and enterprise application integration. Meanwhile, Merrill Lynch forecasts that corporate spending on technology will grow slightly—three percent—in 2002.

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