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Content tagged with Infrastructure posted in May 2011
Talking Claims Innovation: Tom Clayton, HP
Commentary  |  5/31/2011  | 
A competitive claims experience requires clear, accurate and timely customer communications - an elusive goal for insurers bound by aging legacy systems.
Private Equity Firm Thomas H. Lee Partners to Acquire Sword Insurance
News  |  5/27/2011  | 
Private equity firm Thomas H. Lee Partners to acquire Sword Insurance; investment seen as helping vendor achieve goal of becoming a "top-five" global tech vendor to the P&C.
Polaris Launches Cloud-Ready Platform for Insurance Sector
News  |  5/25/2011  | 
Polaris launches cloud-ready platform for insurance sector; offers more than 70 business services to improve business agility, plus lower run and change costs.
Mobile Capabilities No Longer "Bleeding Edge" in Insurance
News  |  5/23/2011  | 
Several ACORD LOMA Insurance Systems Forum exhibitors, including L&T Infotech, Millbrook and Sword, announced new mobile solutions or initiatives.
DST Systems Expands Insurance Offerings with SaaS and BPO Policy Admin-Related Services
News  |  5/18/2011  | 
DST Systems expands insurance offerings with SaaS and BPO policy admin-related services; Bonnie Wasgatt to head DST Insurance Solutions, wholly owned subsidiary created to support growth opportunities for annuity and life insurance carriers.
Sagging Economy Will Drive Insurers' Increased Adoption of BPO
Commentary  |  5/17/2011  | 
Growth of a "new normal" business environment driven by the economic downturn will reverse a trend of slow BPO growth.
Clearing Compliance Reporting Hurdles
Commentary  |  5/12/2011  | 
Planning for increasingly complex state reporting requirements is a burden, and setting up a system to respond to requirements is difficult, time-consuming, and costly. insurers need a reliable reporting, tracking, and error-correction system.
Insurance Industry Thought Leaders Speculate on Innovation through 2020
News  |  5/10/2011  | 
What innovations will transform the insurance industry over the next 10 years? According to industry experts, technologies that debuted in the 2000s will mature during the next decade, driving ubiquitous computing, increasing use of analytics and new levels of collaboration.
LexisNexis Launches New Products Geared to Streamlining Life Insurance Underwriting Process
News  |  5/4/2011  | 
LexisNexis launches new products geared to streamlining life insurance underwriting process; Current Carrier Life and LexisNexis Life Electronic Inspection Report can help life carriers leverage applicant data and improve decision-making.
Are Insurers Getting Business Value from Their Policy Admin Systems Investments?
Commentary  |  5/3/2011  | 
SMA and Insurance & Technology partner on new research about goals, drivers and results of insurance industry investments in modern policy administration systems.

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