Shielding Agents During a PAS Conversion

If you are an insurance IT exec reading this post, there’s a really good chance that your company is in the middle of—or seriously thinking about—a policy administration system conversion or consolidation.  A really good chance. In fact, Novarica tells us more than one-third of the industry currently falls into this new policy system bucket. […]

Users Know

Let’s imagine you need a new car. Your old ride has nearly 100,000 miles on it and isn’t really projecting the sophisticated, classy, but still-a-little-dangerous image you’re going for. The seats are uncomfortable. It gets terrible gas mileage. And not having Bluetooth for your phone is really getting to be a drag. One sunny Saturday […]

A Different Kind of Integration

I’ve been thinking a lot about the idea of Work/Life Balance. On the surface of it, it sounds reasonable and altogether healthy—time to work and time to… life?   Today’s Always On, device-saturated reality, however, muddies the concept, turning it into a vague, random (and largely elusive) division of personal time (“Life”) and time spent making […]

Rethinking the Small Commercial Bridge

Agents everywhere scream at P&C carriers about their poor Small Commercial[1] agency interface solutions. The reasons are many, but, ultimately, Agents don’t want to key the same data multiple times.  Today, in order to get three quotes, Agents have to enter data into their own management system and then again into three different carrier systems. To […]

Leading the Way in Professional Services

We’re proud to announce that our Professional Services team has been named to the top 5% Best of the Best in professional services by Service Performance Insight (SPI) in the organization’s 2014 Professional Services Maturity™ Benchmark Report.  SPI is a global research, consulting and training organization dedicated to helping professional service organizations (PSOs) make “quantum […]

Upload, Meet Download. NxTech Solution Completes the Data Round Trip

We’re extremely proud to announce a new referral partnership with NxTech, the P&C industry’s leading Download solution provider. The combination of our solutions further helps Carriers streamline and optimize policy distribution workflow with their agency partners.  But wait, aren’t Agencyport and NxTech competitors?  Technically, yes.  Practically, no. While we have some competitive overlap in the […]

The Consumerization of Enterprise IT

It’s no secret that today’s consumers are more tech-savvy than any who have gone before.  For many, IT sits at the center of their world from morning to night.  Combine this aptitude (and its corresponding demands for richer, more usable applications) with cheaper, more powerful devices; faster, more reliable networks; and an increasingly blurred line […]

Annual Conference 2014… Save the Date!

From the mountains to the prairies to the oceans white with… Okay, so maybe the prairies are a stretch for an Agencyport Annual Conference, but how about the mountains?  The Green Mountains, to be precise?   It’s official.  Our fall 2014 conference is set.  Pencil it in! September 28 – 30. Stowe Mountain Lodge Stowe, Vermont […]