MULTIFUNCTION PRINTING -- LEXMARK INTERNATIONAL
LEXINGTON, KY--The Lexmark X820e multifunction printing device (MFP) can help convert the often-slow conversion of paper documents into electronic documents for streamlined workflow processes, according to Lexmark International. The X820e, with a network-centric printer foundation and color touch-screen interface, is a 45 pages-per-minute MFP that reduces hard copy output costs and improves document workflow, reports the vendor. The X820e allows users to securely fax or e-mail hard copy documents to multiple destinations.
NETWORK STORAGE -- QUANTUM CORP.
MILPITAS, CA-Quantum Corp.'s Snap Server product line offers financial services companies a reliable network-attached storage solution. The Snap Server product maximizes data protection for applications and transactions with RAID storage, and the Snap Server 2200's disks are easily configured to provide RAID 1 (mirroring) data protection or RAID 0 (striping, no parity). The Snap Server 4100 and 12000 support RAID 5 (striping with Parity) as well as RAID 1 and 0.
RISK MANAGEMENT -- SHERWOOD INTERNATIONAL
LONDON-Amarta RISK, a new e-enabled application that was jointly developed with Deloitte Consulting, is a process--rather than technology-based application. Amarta RISK easily integrates with other systems, Sherwood says, because it is open to existing technologies, such as LMP2001. EDI, XML, GAAO and ACORD standards. The e-business features provide both the speed to market of traditional packages and increased customization capabilities.
DOCUMENT MGT. -- ENTERPRISE RESOLUTIONS INC.
DULUTH, GA-Enterprise Resolutions Inc. has expanded its document management solutions to include a complete product offering that can give insurers a single-vendor solution that covers the full life cycle of business-critical documents. The family of document management solutions (DMS) includes eResolveDMS, a solution for the design and distribution of forms and checks; DMSPlus, an additional feature that interfaces with e-mail and data archiving packages; eResolveChecks, a turnkey check-printing solution; eFileClerk, a data archiving and imaging solution; and eResolveFax, an e-fax solution to handle both in- and outbound faxes.
COMMERCIAL RATING -- ISO
JERSEY CITY, NJ-Insurance Services Office, Inc. (ISO), has expanded ISO Integ-Rater to electronically deliver commercial property and commercial package policy, loss costs and rating factors, so insurers can incorporate the data into their rating and policy issuance systems. Initially delivered via a CD-ROM, insurers can download updated information from ISOnet, allowing for speed, accuracy and ease of loading data into their systems, according to ISO. Insurers using ISO IntegRater can select data by line of business, filing identification number, circular number, state, table number and implementation date.
LOTUS APPLICATIONS -- STAMPEDE TECHNOLOGIES
DAYTON, OH-For carriers looking to speed Lotus Notes and Domino applications, Stampede Technologies offers TurboGold version 4.2. The product includes online attachment compression, offline acceleration of design elements and Lotus i-Notes support, according to Stampede. TurboGold has extended its platform to include all Windows-based workstations (except 3.x). TurboGold's verifiers and servers support Windows NT/2000 and IBM iSe-ries/pSeries/xSeries.
ONLINE SERVICING -- S1
ATLANTA-For insurance companies looking to offer online servicing of life and annuities products, S1, a provider of enterprise e-finance solutions, has released version 5.3 of S1 Insurance. The release, while supporting life and annuities, also adds features for Web-based insurance quoting and sales across both life and property-and-casualty insurance business lines, claims S1. Version 5.3 Insurance also offers multi-currency and multi-language capabilities for international carriers.
AUTOMATIC COMPLIANCE -- INSYSTEMS
MARKHAM, ON-InSystems, a financial services solutions provider, has released InSystems Tracker 4.7, an enterprise solution designed to automate the state compliance insurance filing process. Insurers can eliminate product development delays in high-volume, multi-user environments, and reduce the percentage of department of insurance filing objections. Tracker 4.7 creates a fully searchable database while a filing is being prepared and allows for attachment of policy forms, rates, rules, legislation and circulars for easy access and complete filing records.