Armed Force Insurance Implementing ISCS's SurePower Innovation Policy Administration Suite
San Jose, CA and Leavenworth, KS - November 29, 2011 - ISCS
is pleased to announce that Armed
Forces Insurance (AFI) has selected the SurePower Innovation® Policy Administration Suite, the property/casualty insurance industry's most modern, field-proven, insurance
processing solution, to streamline processes, implement more sophisticated rating
plans, and improve speed to market.
AFI is a leading provider of property and casualty
(P&C) insurance to both active and veteran military personnel in the United
States and overseas. As part of modernizing
the company's insurance processing capabilities, AFI selected ISCS's SurePower
Innovation based on the system's configurability, integration, extensibility,
"Although AFI is in the early stages of the
implementation, we are excited about the product features that ISCS brings to the
table and confident that SurePower Innovation will enable us to provide better
service to our customers and operate more efficiently," said Drew Mazeitis, CIO
Mazeitis indicates AFI is implementing SurePower
Innovation for 280 products in 51 jurisdictions across six lines of business. The
ISCS team is actively engaged with AFI during the implementation and utilizing ISCS-developed
agile project management methodologies, specifically adapted for insurance
"Agile allows for reduced documentation, continuous
feedback, collaboration between user and developer, and faster speed to
market," said Mazeitis. "AFI follows an agile development methodology
internally and strongly supports the process that ISCS follows."
"I believe the success and user acceptance we are
seeing at AFI already speaks very strongly in favor of the modern technology
and breadth of functionality inherent to SurePower Innovation, as well as to
the role agile development can play in a successful implementation," said Leslie Holden-Mikesell,
vice president of professional services for ISCS.
"We are very excited to have AFI as part of the
ISCS family and are looking forward to a long and productive relationship
between the two companies," said Andy Scurto, ISCS president.
P&C carriers and MGAs rely on the modular, Web
and SOA–based SurePower Innovation Policy Administration Suite to perform critical business processes for commercial, personal and
specialty lines of business. These include underwriting automation, policy and claims management, integrated
reinsurance, integrated billing and much more. The system
provides integrated document management, a rules-based data warehouse, and
document imaging client tool for bulk indexing and LDAP-standards security.
With modern highly scalable, extensible, and configurable technology, SurePower
Innovation enables insurers of all sizes to meet today’s market requirement for
business agility. SurePower Innovation Policy Administration Suite is a
company-wide, strategic choice for carriers to both retain customers and
increase their book of business. For
more information contact Phil Kiekhaefer, Ph.D., Director of Marketing &
Usability for ISCS, at 1-888-901-ISCS, firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit www.iscs.com
About Armed Forces Insurance (AFI)
AFI was founded in 1887 by military leaders with a
single mission: to protect the property of those who protect our nation. The
company provides premium quality, competitively priced property and casualty
insurance to military professionals throughout the United States and overseas.
Headquartered in Leavenworth, Kansas, AFI understands that its subscribers have
unique circumstances and insurance needs, enabling the company to offer a level
of personalized service that's unequaled in the industry. For more information, visit the website at www.afi.org,
or call 1-800-495-8234.