4 Steps to Incorporate Big Data Into Insurance Marketing May 17, 2013While insurance marketers have long used data to segment and target customers, analyzing and acting on this data offers even more. 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. 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. What Big Data Means For Infrastructure Costs April 24, 2013Most insurance companies have at least one big data effort under way, if not more. The cloud can help meet those needs without breaking the bank. ISO Releases Advanced Rating Kit for Auto April 10, 2013The bundled offering incorporates predictive modeling tools. Telematics-Based ISO Rule Gaining Regulatory Approval April 02, 2013The GeoMetric rule allows insurers to adjust premium based on where a vehicle is driven most often, not just where it is garaged. How Big Data Opens Up More Product Options to Insurers March 27, 2013In a world where some consumers are as curious about their own data as insurers are, carriers can use their analytical experience to tailor products to that need. Insurer Chief Risk Officers' Profiles Rise with Prominence of Tech: E&Y March 19, 2013Increased risk exposure to risk due to social media and channel proliferation, as well as a focus on data and analytics projects in the "big data" era, is raising the profile of the chief risk officer within the insurance enterprise, according to Ernst & Y Nationwide CMO: 'I Have Double-Digit Million Dollars in IT Projects' March 14, 2013Nationwide's EVP and CMO Matt Jauchius took Insurance & Technology through his process for managing marketing IT spend. Insurity Acquires AQS, Citing 'Unique' ISO Relationship March 05, 2013The acquiring vendor says it can now "offer significantly more value to existing Insurity and AQS clients as well as the broader P&C insurance market." Insurers' 3 Most Promising Next-Gen Techs... And an Overrated One March 01, 2013Insurance company technologists had different ideas on the emerging technology with the most potential in a panel discussion this week -- but reached a surprising consensus on which one might have the least. Video: AIG's Benmosche Talks Data and Risk Management February 22, 2013In a CNBC interview, the AIG CEO says that the company is using data to develop products with better margins. 70% of Auto Insurers Plan Some Form of Usage-Based Insurance: SMA February 19, 2013Of the companies that responded to an SMA survey on usage-based insurance practices, all of them offer some sort of premium discount. Aetna Names New Leader for Health Information Exchange Division Medicity February 15, 2013Nancy Ham has experience in health insurance analytics. Weather Forecasts Aren't Doing Models Any Favors February 07, 2013The absurd forecasts for a nor'easter tomorrow don't exactly engender confidence in technology's ability to give us actionable insight. 4 Ways Analytics Enhanced Gerber Life's Call Center February 05, 2013The company's contact center VP explains how Nexidia Interaction Analytics has improved outcomes by providing actionable data. Why Didn't State Farm's Blackout Tweet Go Viral Like Oreo's? February 04, 2013Oreo is all over the marketing press today for its near-instant Tweet of a relevant ad during the Super Bowl blackout. But State Farm did the same thing. What was the difference between the two, and what could the insurer have done? 5 Years, 5 Top Disruptors, One 800lb Analytic Gorilla - Novarica Study February 01, 2013Big Data and analytics are implicated in four of the respondents' top five business disruptors and explicitly identified as comprising the fifth. 3 Ways Insurers Can Win with Predictive Analytics January 31, 2013Implementation of predictive modeling is on a slow but steady climb in insurance. Here's some tips for getting the most out of your initiatives. Crum & Forster Creates Analytics VP Position January 24, 2013The new hire will assist the company's underwriting, marketing, and claims operations with data mining and predictive modeling.