Guidewire Software, Inc. (NYSE: GWRE), a provider of software products to Property/Casualty insurers, congratulates the winners of its 2013 Innovation Awards: AAMI (part of the Suncorp Group), AXA France with Capgemini, Groupe Promutuel with V-NEO Inc., Mercury Insurance Group, and Montana State Fund. Each winning company earned this recognition based on its innovative use or implementation of Guidewire’s core systems and/or data management and business intelligence products, resulting in key business value delivered to their respective organizations.
All Guidewire customers, whether in the process of implementing or extending their production-proven capabilities, were eligible for consideration. For the first time, the awards program was open to partners who played a role in the overall solution to participate jointly with a customer. The awards were organized into five categories: Process Innovation, Product Innovation, Service Innovation, and two newly created categories, Implementation Innovation and Transformation Innovation.
Honorable mention winners were selected due to the high quality and volume of entries, and they include RACQ Insurance with Ernst & Young (Transformation Innovation) and Torus Insurance with Business Agility Group Limited (Process Innovation). Winners were announced during Guidewire’s ninth annual user conference – Connections 2013. The recognized projects demonstrate Guidewire technology at work helping these insurers deliver insurance their way.
The 2013 winners are:AAMI, part of the Suncorp Group (Service Innovation) – A web-based, self-service application, AAMI Claim Online allows its customers to create new claim records directly in Guidewire ClaimCenter and then track their progress online. AAMI Claim Online provides state of the art integration with Guidewire ClaimCenter allowing it to adjust itself to customer circumstances when collecting and lodging critical incident data in real-time. For certain claim types, the integration between Claim Online and ClaimCenter extends even further to enable automatic validation and acceptance of claims, while also initiating the engagement with a nominated repairer.