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Content tagged with Infrastructure posted in January 2011
As Economic Winter Drags on, Insurers Warm up to Outsourcing
Commentary  |  1/28/2011  | 
Around 70 percent of all the systems currently used by insurers are legacy applications, with some dating all the way back to Vince Lombardi’s championship Green Bay Packers teams. These systems are old and inflexible, and require endless integration, maintenance and support from IT departments.
Allstate Financial Names New COO
News  |  1/26/2011  | 
Allstate Financial names Anurag Chandra chief operating officer; responsibilities include asset/liability management and underwriting.
ACORD Board Elects MEMIC's John Leonard as Chair, MetLife's Larry Blakeman as Vice-Chair
News  |  1/20/2011  | 
ACORD Board elects MEMIC's John Leonard as Chair, MetLife's Larry Blakeman as Vice-Chair; Zurich's Monique Hesseling to head ACORD Standards Committee; Spero Zacharias of Chubb will chair ACORD 2020 Advisory Committee.
Selling Insurance in the Digital Age
Commentary  |  1/19/2011  | 
Selling insurance in the digital age: While most insurers recognize that consumer behavior is changing, they don't yet understand how to optimize their channel strategies to influence customers and their networks.
StoneRiver Expands Executive Team
News  |  1/13/2011  | 
StoneRiver, Inc., hires Thomas Chesbrough as SVP of Business Enterprise Solutions, and Paul Skordilis as SVP, Sales and Marketing.
MphasiS Names Head of Insurance Industry Solutions Group
News  |  1/4/2011  | 
MphasiS names Ann Weaver head of Insurance Industry Solutions Group.

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