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Why Your Existing IT Assets Hold the Key to Modernization
Paul Averna, Vice President, Enterprise Solutions , Micro Focus
More often than not, the most prudent path to IT modernization does not lead to new systems, but to the better leveraging of existing IT assets and applications.
By Paul Averna Vice President, Enterprise Solutions , Micro Focus,
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Allstate Restructures, Boosting Tech's Profile
Nathan Golia, Senior editor, Insurance & Technology
A new Emerging Businesses unit unites Esurance and connected car initiatives under one umbrella.
By Nathan Golia Senior editor, Insurance & Technology,
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Protecting Customer Privacy at Amica
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, Insurance & Technology
The implementation of sound masking technology has enhanced the privacy of meetings and client phone conversations.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, Insurance & Technology,
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Majesco to Merge With Cover-All
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, Insurance & Technology
The combined company will be called “Majesco” and anticipates annual revenue of more than $100 million.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, Insurance & Technology,
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Majesco Acquires Agile Technologies
Nathan Golia, Senior editor, Insurance & Technology
The goal of the buy is to add consulting services to Majesco's offerings, according to the companies.
By Nathan Golia Senior editor, Insurance & Technology,
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The Hunt for 'Extreme Digital' Discovers the Unexpected
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, Insurance & Technology
Insurers building advanced digital strategies may be seeking inspiration in the wrong places.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, Insurance & Technology,
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MetLife Taps AT&T Exec for CMO Spot
Nathan Golia, Senior editor, Insurance & Technology
Esther Lee will lead global brand and marketing for the life insurance carrier.
By Nathan Golia Senior editor, Insurance & Technology,
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Apple, IBM Help Insurance Agents Go Mobile
Nathan Golia, Senior editor, Insurance & Technology
The companies have partnered on mobile applications geared toward insurance professionals at the distributor level.
By Nathan Golia Senior editor, Insurance & Technology,
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TIAA-CREF: What Digital Innovation Really Looks Like
Nathan Golia, Senior editor, Insurance & Technology
Joseph Sieczkowski, CTO of TIAA-CREF, says the model for how digital innovation can change a business is well documented, and financial firms can embrace it.
By Nathan Golia Senior editor, Insurance & Technology,
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Top 5 Big Data Trends Of 2014
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
As companies move beyond bleeding-edge experiments into production deployments, these trends point to real-world progress in big data analysis.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek,
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The Tech Talent Shortage Myth
Joe Stanganelli, Attorney, Beacon Hill Law
IT executives complain about not being able to find enough skilled workers, but they're overlooking the talent that's right around them.
By Joe Stanganelli Attorney, Beacon Hill Law,
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Insurers Expect Arms Race to Acquire Tech Capabilities
Nathan Golia, Senior editor, Insurance & Technology
Accenture research reveals that digital startups related to the insurance industry are prime takeover targets by carriers.
By Nathan Golia Senior editor, Insurance & Technology,
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ACORD CEO Announces Retirement
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, Insurance & Technology
Gregory Maciag will leave his position on January 15, 2016, and serve as an advisor through 2017.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, Insurance & Technology,
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Deflecting 'Inflection Points' in Favor of the Now
Frank Petersmark, CIO Advocate, X by 2
IT leaders don't need help with inflection points, as important as they are in the long run. They need help getting things done in the short run.
By Frank Petersmark CIO Advocate, X by 2,
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XL Group Appoints Global Analytics Leader
Nathan Golia, Senior editor, Insurance & Technology
Tim Pitt has experience as an actuary for the company.
By Nathan Golia Senior editor, Insurance & Technology,
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Building a Marketing Enablement Platform for Insurance
John Dambach, Vice President, Insurance & Wealth Management, Merkle
Insurers struggle with how to optimize their media spending across the lifecycle, as well as across the myriad interaction points used by the now-empowered consumer.
By John Dambach Vice President, Insurance & Wealth Management, Merkle,
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Chief Customer Officer Joins Prudential Team
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, Insurance & Technology
The new role was created to enhance the customer experience across Prudential’s US businesses.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, Insurance & Technology,
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Insurance Innovation: Changing With the Times
Eileen Maier, VP of Global Presales
Price flexibility, telematics, and micro-segmentation are among the trends influencing business transformation in the insurance industry.
By Eileen Maier VP of Global Presales,
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First American Names Corporate Data Strategy Leader
Nathan Golia, Senior editor, Insurance & Technology
The real estate-related insurance provider has appointed Dianna Serio as executive vice president of enterprise data strategy.
By Nathan Golia Senior editor, Insurance & Technology,
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Social Media in Finance: Process Is Key
Leah Pope, VP of Global Marketing
Traditionally impulsive social media campaigns can seem riddled with risk. Insurers should adopt a process-driven approach.
By Leah Pope VP of Global Marketing,
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