Integration Key to Competition
While leveraging the value of legacy systems, insurers are turning to Web services and document management to increase efficiencies, reports InformationWeek research.
Linux Gains Ground
While still cautious on open source, insurers are seriously studying-and increasingly implementing-Linux-related solutions.
Senate Mulls Fed. Ins. Regs
As the Senate Committee on Commerce reviews the adequacy of state-based insurance regulation, segments of the industry are quickly taking sides.
Do Not Call Readiness Varies
The insurance industry has accepted the inevitability of Do Not Call compliance, but many companies lag in implementing concrete measures.
I&T Executive Summit News: Elite CIOs Weigh-in on Industry Issues.
At Insurance & Technology's Executive Summit 2003, held in Tucson, Ariz., November 9-12, a distinguished panel of CIOs was asked: Does IT Matter? The answer given by Gary Scholten, senior vice president and CIO of Principal Financial Group was "It's all about the alignment.