Solution Provider 500: Accenture In the Cloud; IBM In Costa Rica

Accenture released a new cloud-based version of its life insurance new business and underwriting software, aimed at helping insurers drive revenue and market growth. The software component is part of the Accenture Life Insurance Platform, and it is now available with a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) licensing option. The product is designed to help insurers reduce costs by letting them match their underwriting processing capacity with fluctuating demand.