Analytics on Steroids
"In an area where you haven't found an independent variable closely linked to a dependent variable, there's room for chance and other factors," is how David West, research director, TowerGroup, puts it. The general principle is that "'on any given Sunday' any team can beat any other team," West says. In application of that principle, he adds that, "this Sunday, Miami is will ultimately remain the only undefeated team in history when they spoil the Patriots' season>."
CTO Michael Kim Plays to Win at The Hartford
The competitive spirit that drives Michael Kim as an amateur triathlete informs his efforts as eBusiness & Technology CTO to help The Hartford's P&C company to distance itself from the competition.
New Unum CIO Kathy Owen Builds Upon Success
A series of challenging technology and business experiences, culminating in the rollout of the Simply Unum product and service platform, have prepared newly appointed Unum CIO Kathy Owen for future accomplishments.
London insurer picks ImageRight for the vendor's insurance-specific content management solution.
Where Are The Experts?
There are two great forces that are going to impact our industry. The first is the rate of change in technology. The second is more subtle but just as important - the rate of retirements in our industry.
ING Opens Windsor Facility
ING's largest IT contingent in the U.S. will benefit from modern IT infrastructure at the carrier's new 'green' facility in Windsor, Connecticut.
PruProtect Selects Skywire
PruProtect, a joint venture of Prudential Insurance and Discovery Life, has selected Skywire's CCM solutions.
What Makes a Topic "Hot"?
It is probably true that CIOs are quite happy to leave actuaries to their arcane concerns unless they are commanded by senior management to get involved.