Jackson National Life's Rapid Growth Drives Facilities, IT Expansion May 17, 2013As part of his effort to accommodate an IT organization under increasing demand, CIO Mark Clark envisions the creation of an innovation-friendly workspace to foster collaborative work. Aetna Names J.P. Morgan Vet New CISO May 16, 2013James Routh has joined Aetna as chief information security officer responsible for the overall program around the health insurer's information assets. Protective Life Deploys iPipeline's iGO Drop Ticket to Streamline Agent Sales Process May 15, 2013Rules-based short form is designed to simplify application process and facilitate sales. CUNA Mutual Uses SAS for TruStage Agency Customer Contact Strategy May 15, 2013Using advanced regression techniques, CUNA Mutual has developed improved models to target customers in direct business, resulting in better customer satisfaction, increased revenue and reduced cost. Would You Insure a Flying Car? May 14, 2013At a time when the auto insurance industry is evaluating the potential impact of autonomous vehicles, there are actually "flying cars" being produced. The Hartford CEO: "We've Planned for Higher CATs This Year" (Video) May 10, 2013The Hartford CEO Liam McGee tells Fox Business that the company expects weather to "be more severe this year" RMS Debuts the RMS (one) Real-Time Exposure and Risk Management Environment May 09, 2013The new environment will provide intuitive, enterprise-wide access to real-time risk intelligence, enabling decision-makers at every level of the organization - from risk analysts to the CEO - the opportunity to ask questions and get answers in real time, according to the vendor. Another Case for Native Apps May 08, 2013Consumers want anytime, anywhere access to products including insurance, but don't want to waste space on their devices. Can insurers make the case? Bulletin: ID Federation Momentum Growing, Says Progressive's DeVito May 07, 2013The organization working to deliver a set of standards for agent password management across multiple carriers should have version 1.0 ready within "months," he says. How Can Insurers Expand Their Social Strategy? May 06, 2013Hearsay Social CTO Steve Garrity says creative insurers can develop strategies for different social networks. Sapiens Introduces the DECISION for Insurance Business Decision Management Solution May 06, 2013By consolidating business rules into a central, audit trail-supported repository, DECISION for Insurance is designed to give carriers full control of decision execution throughout the enterprise, and consistency across multiple systems. What Commercial Insurers Can Learn from Manufacturers May 06, 2013Advances in the manufacturing industry provide a model for insurers to build innovative products. New Novarica Analyst From CIO Side May 02, 2013In his new role as analyst, former Navy Mutual CIO Tom Benton will report on core system transformation, IT strategy and project management, with a focus on life and annuity carriers. GEICO Adds Interactive Voice to Mobile App May 02, 2013The insurer is using the Nuance platform for interactive voice response. Exigen Fills Gap in Group Benefits Core System Solutions Market April 30, 2013Celent's Chuck Johnston says its makes sense that compelling new solution offerings in the group administration space should come from property & casualty system vendors such as Exigen. A CIO’s First 100 Days: Seven Steps to Success April 26, 2013New York Life’s senior managing director and chief information officer in the company’s Investments Group recommends seven stages to complete a successful first 100 days, leading to longer-term success. Managing Marketing's IT Spend April 25, 2013With so much marketing budget devoted to technological initiatives, IT needs a clear strategy to effectively manage those digital marketing dollars. Video: Sentry Takes Risk Management Portal Mobile April 23, 2013The mobile version of Sentry Insight is meant to give commercial lines customers greater access to their claims information. Genworth Life Reduces Policy Cycle Times Nearly 70% April 19, 2013Genworth U.S. Life Companies reduces new policy cycle times from about 25 days to an average of eight by adopting Aplifi's multi-carrier electronic settlement platform. 5 Key Components of IT Effectiveness April 19, 2013To become a truly effective IT organization, it is vital to understand the customer's expectations and how you're performing according to those expectations.