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Content tagged with Infrastructure posted in July 2003
News  |  7/16/2003  | 
Dennis Maroney, a long-time insurance executive, has joined Redmond, Wash.-based Microsoft as managing director for the insurance industry within the company's Financial Services Group. He will assume responsibilities that previously were handled by Kevin Kelly, who now is overseeing business development for Microsoft's entire Financial Services Group.
News  |  7/16/2003  | 
Bill Bloom was close to Travelers as Accenture's client partner for the firm, but the ties have grown more intimate with his signing on as CIO, following Diana Beecher's departure this spring.
Predictable Precision
News  |  7/15/2003  | 
Process maturity and joint ownership of technology delivery drive Allmerica Financial's new business growth strategy.
Cross-Selling: Creating the Right Blend
News  |  7/15/2003  | 
Insurance companies seeking cross- and up-selling success face "apples-and-oranges" challenges. Focusing on similar products is more likely to bear fruit.
Tailoring Healthcare with IT
News  |  7/15/2003  | 
At Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota (Eagan, MN, $1.8 billion in assets), John Ounjian, chief information officer, says that his company is leveraging IT to meet the ever-higher expectations that customers have of their insurance provider, while also working to reduce costs.
Commerce West Makes the Rules
News  |  7/15/2003  | 
P&C carrier uses CA technology to embed business rules and knock out inefficiencies.
Policy Admin
News  |  7/15/2003  | 
A new product in the indurance industry
MoneyMentor Tries 'Edutainment'
News  |  7/15/2003  | 
ING's consumer portal combines entertainment and education.
Cyber News
News  |  7/15/2003  | 
A recent listing of e-commerce-related news briefs.
LFG Integrates Legacy with BPI
News  |  7/15/2003  | 
Lincoln Financial Group will integrate legacy systems with technology from Metaserver.
New Health Models Stress Carriers' IT
News  |  7/15/2003  | 
Health insurers are scrambling to enhance systems to accommodate the consumer-directed healthcare model.

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