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Content tagged with Channels posted in May 2010
L&T Infotech Introduces Insurance Mobile Components at ACORD LOMA Systems Forum
News  |  5/26/2010  | 
In the face of rapidly increased consumer use of smart phones, the iMC Suite is designed to help insurers expedite the adoption of mobile technologies.
Carriers Shifting Distribution Dollars To Mobile, Accenture Research Finds
News  |  5/26/2010  | 
Insurers are planning to invest on average $84 million on strategic distribution improvements over the next three years according to a survey of 125 insurers globally.
ING Introduces Life Insurance Capacity Calculator for Producers
News  |  5/21/2010  | 
ING introduces Life Insurance Capacity Calculator for producers; tool is designed to increase life insurance sales opportunities for life insurance producers.
SaaS Saves CareFirst $200,000 Annually With Online Enrollment
News  |  5/20/2010  | 
Mid-Atlantic Blue plan CareFirst improves accuracy and slashes nearly $200,000 in annual costs when its brokers begin completing enrollment tasks online using the SaaS-based platform by Benefitfocus.
Aflac Unveils New Spanish-Language Website
News  |  5/20/2010  | 
Aflac unveils new Spanish-language website,, to provide Spanish-speaking consumers and business owners with interactive experience.
Mobile Technologies, Social Media Facilitate Insurers' Responses to Nashville Flood Claims
News  |  5/19/2010  | 
Social media has become another high-tech tool that carriers -- including Nationwide, Allstate and Farmers Insurance -- are using to respond to disasters, such as the May floods in the Nashville area.
OneBeacon Launches New Website
News  |  5/19/2010  | 
OneBeacon Insurance Group's specialty accident and health business has unveiled a new website geared towards the transportation industry.
Peter Lynch to Head LexisNexis Insurance Exchange
News  |  5/18/2010  | 
Peter Lynch to head LexisNexis Insurance Exchange, a new alliance formed through The Council for Insurance Agents and Brokers, MarketCore and LexisNexis to improve the efficiency and transparency of the intermediary distribution system.
Farmers Expands eZsign Claims E-Signature Capability to 16 States
News  |  5/13/2010  | 
Launched in Dec. 2009, the eZsign capability enables Farmers to provide customers the option to receive document links via email, sign online, and submit them instantly to expedite payment.
SAP Will Acquire Sybase for $5.8b
News  |  5/12/2010  | 
Sybase will continue to operate on a standalone basis after the acquisition, which SAP says will create synergistic benefits for both companies.
iPipeline Launches V7.2 of the Velocity On-Demand Platform
News  |  5/3/2010  | 
Improvements within Version 7.2 of the Velocity platform include a new interface, case exchange capabilities and system integrations.

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