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    Building IT Systems Like They Used To

    May 04, 2012

    As much as insurance technology leaders hate being saddled with legacy policy systems that keep their companies from reacting to changes in a nimble manner, they all seem to have a grudging respect for the 20th century technology that lasted for so long.

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    Insurance CIOs Gather for Novarica Insurance Technology Research Council

    March 26, 2012

    More than 50 members of the Novarica Insurance Technology Research Council, a moderated knowledge-sharing community for insurer CIOs and senior IT executives, met last week to discuss the issues they face as CIOs in the industry.

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    ERM: Entering the Danger Zone

    November 09, 2011

    Risk management has grown from the financial side to focus on the enterprise. Designing an ERM strategy and focusing on leadership has caused many insurers to look to the IT department for leadership. Those carriers that do it right may be in for a reward.

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    Virtual Viewpoint: The Future of Insurance IT

    January 10, 2011

    Instead of concerns, I actually see this as the most optimistic time for technology leaders working in the insurance sector. The technology available today far exceeds anything we would have thought possible just five years ago.

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    2011 IT Outlook: Gotta Wear Shades

    November 30, 2010

    We're about to say goodbye to another year and the further we distance ourselves from the dark days of 2008, the better things look for the insurance industry as a whole and insurance IT in particular.

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    Channeling Agency Distribution: Bend Me, Shape Me

    June 03, 2010

    Some in the agent world might say, "It's about time," but carriers have become more attentive to the needs of their independent agents because they realize it is a competitive differentiator.