Filed Under:Carrier Innovations, Information Security

Time to Let Go

While componentization, middleware, and a host of creative technological approaches have helped insurers keep ailing systems on life support, more and more companies have been willing to pull the plug on legacy applications. "The landscape has changed over the last couple of years," says George Grieve, president of CastleBay Consulting. "We see a lot more companies committing to replacement than we had previously."

That observation is supported by the findings of a study titled "Legacy and Mainframe Migration: An Insurance Imperative," by Celent, published this year. "The reluctance to replace legacy systems is fading," attests Chad Hersh, senior analyst and author of the report.

Featured Video

Most Recent Videos

Video Library ››

Top Story

Baby, it’s cold outside! Here are 6 tips for staying safe in sub-zero temperatures

Extreme temperatures bring risks to people and property. Make sure you are taking care of yourself and your surroundings.

Top Story

5 ways insurance agencies can improve their websites

The way people use the Internet has changed over the past few years. Has your website changed with it?

More Resources


eNewsletter Sign Up

Carrier Innovations eNewsletter

Critical news on the latest tech solutions, information security, analytics and data tools and regulatory changes to help decision-makers at insurance carriers keep their business thriving – FREE. Sign Up Now!

Mobile Phone

Advertisement. Closing in 15 seconds.