Moving away from a more regional orientation, AXA’s IT services organization will provide worldwide network connectivity and management of IT assets, hardware and software, change control and incident management.
Mobile capabilities for policyholders are table stakes. But serious questions remain about the security of the most popular consumer smartphone platforms. I&T checked in with the executives who live and breathe data security to find out how they balance cutting-edge mobile service offerings with security.
Technology is Key to Huge Microinsurance Growth OpportunityMarch 03, 2011Major global insurance carriers seek to move beyond saturated traditional markets to emerging economies but need to adapt IT and telecommunications capabilities to take advantage of the high-volume, low-value microinsurance market.
Insurance CIOs Discuss Technology Priorities for 2011December 27, 2010In their increasingly strategic roles, insurance CIOs will focus on new infrastructure, novel sourcing models, increased use of analytics and workforce strategies to drive both efficiency and innovation.
SunGard Offers WealthStation SaaSApril 27, 2009Vendor cites increasing demand for cost-effective services from experienced advisors departing traditional banks and brokerage firms, as well as individual investors seeking guidance from such professionals.
Insurers Target Single Sign-On CapabilitiesJuly 09, 2008Although the identity management benefits of single sign-on are clear, insurers have found that implementing the technology -- and making the business case for it -- can be a much more elusive endeavor.
Securian’s Couillard Champions Ease of UseMarch 25, 2008As Securian Financial's manager of field retention, Christopher Couillard collaborates with IT to maximize the quality of the carrier's relationship with distribution partners.