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Digital Insights

Interactive video can help educate and engage insurance customers.
We all know that video has become a go-to resource for consumers, both for entertainment and education. Expressing complex information [...]
Fri, Nov 14, 2014
Self-service platforms have a long way to go when it comes to engaging customers.
The digital transformation in insurance has allowed consumers to access their policies from a variety of different channels. Policyholders used [...]
Fri, Nov 07, 2014
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I was delighted to attend this year's Chief Data Officer (CDO) European Leadership Forum in London. As part of the [...]
Thu, Nov 06, 2014
Location Map Compass
What are you more likely to find, a boating supply store in northern Montana or an RV dealership in Manhattan? [...]
Tue, Nov 04, 2014
Legacy systems need to get modernized - so why does modernization get such a bad rap?
At a time when legacy system modernization is becoming a top priority amongst insurance carriers, a growing concern of project [...]
Fri, Oct 31, 2014

Technology Innovations

Global Web Connections
We just got back from the IBM Impact 2014 Global Conference, where IT and business professionals come together to showcase [...]
Fri, May 09, 2014
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In his recent blog “Did you notice? The ground rules have changed for managing customer information,” Manmohan Gupta talked about [...]
Fri, Mar 28, 2014
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If piloting businesses through the internet years was not enough, the big single takeaway from SXSW interactive, the world’s largest [...]
Thu, Mar 20, 2014
IntelligentMail
Businesses often talk about taking a multi-channel approach to speaking with their customers, whether that is over the phone, email [...]
Fri, Mar 14, 2014
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The old ground rules of managing customer information are no longer working for today’s businesses.  In the age of the [...]
Wed, Mar 12, 2014

Industry View Points

Analytics
For financial institutions and banks, sales are occurring through more channels than ever before. Despite this, the bank branch remains [...]
Wed, Oct 15, 2014
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In the world of insurance, data is king. It supports every aspect of the business, from underwriting to claims to [...]
Wed, May 14, 2014
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While mail volume is decreasing, returned mail continues to create a significant burden for companies in the form of increased [...]
Fri, Dec 13, 2013
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According to Quirk’s Marketing Research Review, over 92 percent of American consumers carry a mobile device. Of that 92 percent, [...]
Thu, Dec 05, 2013
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Losses from bad debt are costing utility companies millions every year. At the same time, utility organizations are dealing with [...]
Thu, Nov 14, 2013

Location Intelligence

Location Intelligence GIS
It’s not surprising that businesses are tapping into location-based analytics. Marketers are using location information to send customized messages to [...]
Thu, Aug 28, 2014
Location intelligence gives greater depth and life to information
You’d have trouble finding a business that doesn’t use data every day to make decisions. The range of activities businesses [...]
Wed, Aug 06, 2014
Location intelligence can be important for any business.
The ease-of-use of mobile apps like Google Maps and Strava (which is now being used for urban planning) has inspired [...]
Wed, Jul 30, 2014
Pitney Bowes and SAP join business intelligence and location intelligence.
For some time now, the biggest challenge for businesses involving location intelligence isn’t understanding why it’s important to know where [...]
Thu, Jul 17, 2014
MapInfo User Conf Memphis
Have you signed up for the 2014 MapInfo User Conference yet? From June 11-13, we’re at the birthplace of rock [...]
Fri, May 30, 2014